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Navigating the Complex Outsourced R&D Landscape
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Leandro Grimaldi, Director & Digital Health Advisor - GIVE mHealth, Harvard University

Contract manufacturing of pharmaceuticals is growing rapidly and has recently seen an uptick in merger and acquisition activity, such as Thermo Fisher’s bid to acquire Patheon. Despite the consolidation, outsourced pharmaceutical...

Desire, Data and Doubt
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Daniel Morreale, VP and CIO, Hunterdon Healthcare

It is funny how seemingly incongruous events can converge and bring about aha experience. You know aha experiences. Those funny little brain burps when synapse cascade and create new meaning, solve problems and lead, if we are lucky, to new...

Agile is Eating the World: Bringing Agile Development to Healthcare
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Catherine Ulrich, Managing Director, FirstMark Capital

In 2001, a group of tech leaders, who at the time were labeled ‘organizational anarchists,’ gathered at a remote ski resort in Utah. The result of their weekend was The Agile Manifesto, a philosophy that dramatically changed the way in...

Agile is Eating the World: Bringing Agile Development to Healthcare
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Catherine Ulrich, Managing Director, FirstMark Capital

In 2001, a group of tech leaders, who at the time were labeled ‘organizational anarchists,’ gathered at a remote ski resort in Utah. The result of their weekend was The Agile Manifesto, a philosophy that dramatically changed the way in...

Why Integrated Revenue Cycle Management Makes Sense for Healthcare Systems
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Bryan Bliven, CIO, University of Missouri Health Care

The old adage of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” has never made much sense for healthcare systems. There are always improvements to consider when it comes to providing patient care. As the Chief Information Officer &...

Embracing the Changing Healthcare Continuum
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Laura Wilt, System VP and CIO, Ochsner Health System

One of the challenges that the U.S. healthcare industry faces today is the rapid change in technology. This disruption creates industry pressure as early adopters in various industries enter the healthcare space and identify opportunities that...

Healthcare Technology Enables - "The Value of Communication, Culture & Collaboration"
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Dhrumil Shah, CMIO/CIO, Compass Medical

Technology enabled disruptive innovations have paved the way for consumerism in many industries like automotive, retail, finance & telecommunications. Then why is Healthcare Consumerism so difficult and complex, that most disruptive...

Removing Obstacles when Implementing an Agile Approach
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

David Chou, CIO, Children’s Mercy Hospital

During a weekly leadership meeting for our IT team, a concerned project manager raised an issue about a large project she was managing for the organization. This project had been stalled early on; the frustrated development team was having...

Fusing Pharma Technology and Healthcare
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Brent Stutz, SVP of Commercial Technologies at Fuse by Cardinal Health

The Evolution of Pharmacy Industry For years the issue of non-adherence and non-compliance and their economic impact has been discussed at length. However, as data has become more accessible on a greater scale, more effort has been focused on...

FDA's Digital Transformation
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Todd Simpson, CIO, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The Food and Drug Administration is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, and medical devices and by ensuring the safety of our...

'Radicalizing' Agile for Strategy and Management
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Wes Williams, VP & CIO, Mental Health Center of Denver

People are rightfully skeptical of buzzwords and facile trends in organizational management. For every successful launch of a Six Sigma campaign, there’s a workforce somewhere groaning about another mandated management “retreat,”...

Recipe for Digital Transformation in Healthcare
Healthcaretechoutlook >> news

The time has come for healthcare organizations to plan a digital transformation. According to IT consultancy IDC, “Healthcare organizations that thrive through digital experience are able to more effectively deal with challenges such as...

Improving Visibility through Integrated Information
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Wes Williams, VP & CIO, Mental Health Center of Denver

Healthcare has made huge changes in how content is managed in the 12 years since I left clinical practice to focus on health IT. As a clinical psychologist, all my intake assessments, progress notes, and treatment plans were hand-written. I moved...

Collaboration: The Key to Progression
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Cletis Earle, CIO, Kaleida Health

1. As the CIO of Kaleida Health, what general trends have you observed in the healthcare industry? The most significant trends noticed today are concerned around security. Therefore, CIOs are in the constant endeavor of addressing security...

Variability: Cost vs Benefit Balance Game
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Suma Gaddam, SVP, CIO, Care New England Health System

You may have heard the term “variability” used in multiple contexts before. Oxford dictionary defines the term variability as a lack of consistency or fixed pattern; liability to vary or change. Variability is measured in...

Collaboration to Ensure Quality for Independent Pharmacists
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Bill Black, VP, IT Governance, Amerisource Bergen [NYSE:ABC]

By pharmacists, for pharmacists. It’s a simple credo that led the development, testing and launch of an entirely new, customer-designed, online e-commerce ordering platform for independent pharmacists. While at first read that may seem...

How do you see the benefits of cloud computing for the healthcare industry, and how have you embraced it?
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

John Kravitz, Chief Information Officer, Geisinger Health System

How do you see the benefits of cloud computing for the healthcare industry, and how have you embraced it?  The benefits of cloud computing in the healthcare industry have just recently began to be recognized.  They consist...

Lambda Architecture-Ideal for Healthcare Big Data Use Cases
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Shahid Shah, Co Founder and CEO, Netspective Communications

Most of the pressing problems in healthcare cannot be solved without agile multi-stakeholder and multi-institution data integration. Early-bound data marts and warehouses are not flexible enough so we need to deploy late-binding “Lambda...

'Radicalizing' Agile for Strategy and Management
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Wes Williams, VP & CIO, Mental Health Center of Denver

People are rightfully skeptical of buzzwords and facile trends in organizational management. For every successful launch of a Six Sigma campaign, there’s a workforce somewhere groaning about another mandated management...

The Secret to Building Resiliency in a Fast-Changing Healthcare Landscape
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Ginna Raahauge, Chief Technology Officer and SVP, Strategy

It’s no surprise that 2017 is shaping up to be a year of uncertainty for healthcare. The future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will bring changes we don’t yet fully know; however, there are other trends on the horizon like the shift...