Tag Archives: 2019

Cybersecurity, Telehealth and Interoperability “Top of Mind” for IT Execs in 2019

As health system leaders look ahead to the challenges and opportunities of the coming year, they are increasing their spending to defend against cyberattacks, expressing optimism about reimbursement for telehealth services, and feeling anxiety about Apple, Amazon and Google entering the health care space, according to a new survey. The second annual survey, conducted by… Read More »

IDC shares top 2019 predictions for CIOs: agility, connectivity and an eye on results

Analyst house IDC forecasts big changes for the role of chief information officer as their organizations’ own needs and strategies evolve. Hopsital CIOs, and those in other industries, are “racing to reinvent themselves as the pace of digital transformation becomes exponential,” according to the report, IDC FutureScape: Worldwide CIO Agenda 2019 Predictions. WHY IT MATTERS… Read More »

Execs bullish on IT, home health, and M&A for 2019

Brief Published Nov. 6, 2018 Dive Brief: Healthcare services sector executives are bullish on performance for next year, with 72% of survey respondents predicting better performance in the next 12 months versus the past 12 months, a new Capital One survey shows.  The hottest ticket is health information technology, with nearly half (46%) of respondents saying… Read More »