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October 30, 2020
A regional coalition of hospitals, nursing facilities and other major healthcare centers uses one platform for key emergency management and communications.
September 18, 2020
Two healthcare systems share how they met the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic. One lesson learned? Squeeze more value out of existing technology.
September 16, 2020
When HHS launches its CIO search, it will look for someone who is both politically savvy and technically skilled, an executive search consultant said.
June 29, 2020
Kristin Myers talks about transitioning to the role of Mount Sinai CIO in the middle of a pandemic.
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Indu Subaiya, M.D., talks about digital transformation, the intersection of healthcare and consumer tech and how directing short films has informed her work in health IT. Continue Reading
A North Carolina health system uses a care activation platform from Twine Health Inc., to coordinate care of patients with hypertension and reduce symptoms and hospital visits. Continue Reading
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