hospital CIO

By Brian Dolan 09:06 am March 25, 2014
Keep Spriggy Safe While mobile health has been a prominent topic for healthcare providers for the past few years, healthcare is still behind other industries when it comes to leveraging mobile to better engage with customers or patients. According to a recent survey of 2,300 chief information officers (CIOs) at US companies -- not just healthcare ones, all types -- 70 percent said they had...
By Brian Dolan 03:55 am June 4, 2013
The survey found drchrono to be the highest rated EHR among those docs surveyed about mobile EHR apps. Black Book Rankings, which publishes customer satisfaction survey results for a wide range of industries, shared the results of national surveys of EHR vendors, hospital CIOs, and physicians in the US that found a very strong demand for mobile apps for EHRs. The survey is a follow-up to last...
By Neil Versel 01:09 am December 22, 2011
Perhaps the best-known hospital CIO in the country loves the potential of mobile devices to improve care, but he cautions that healthcare organizations had better understand and act to mitigate the risks mobility can introduce. Writing on the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality's Web M&M online journal, Dr. John Halamka, CIO of CareGroup Healthcare System in Boston, discusses his...
By Neil Versel 03:28 am November 3, 2011
You know something has caught on in health IT when healthcare CIOs start talking about it. And when vendors are willing to shell out big bucks to hear hospital-based IT administrators share their opinions on it. By that measure, mobile access to hospital networks is very much a mainstream idea now. I come to this conclusion after sitting in on a Compuware focus group with a baker's dozen of CIOs...