Search Tag: CIO

IT Management

HIT Spending to Grow

2016 07 Nov

A new survey shows that healthcare Chief information officers (CIOs) said they’re more likely to increase their 2017 budgets than IT professionals in other sectors.   According to a new Harvey Nash/KPMG CIO survey, out of 190 companies that replied to the survey on HIT spending, there were the following results: 52 percent of HIT CIOs said an increase... Read more

Executive Health Management

C-Suite Transitioning: One Leader to Another

2016 18 Oct

  Sue Schade, former CIO at University Hospitals has shared her experience of the handover of her position to a new director with key insights into the rare chance to observe another C-Suite member in action.“…we all network regularly at CHIME and other conferences. We learn from each other on topical webinars. And we pick each other’s brains ….about... Read more

Health Management

Future Leaders: What Healthcare Needs For Cybersecurity Risks

2016 25 Aug

What, in your view, are the greatest threats facing the healthcare sector in cybersecurity?   First, the wrong executives such as Chief Financial Officers are ‏in charge of IT and cybersecurity strategy in half US healthcare ‏organisations. One third have no cybersecurity executive on ‏staff. In too many organisations qualified cybersecurity executives... Read more

IT Management

CIOs in the Boardroom

2016 18 Jul

An article in Modern Healthcare has highlighted the changing role of IT professionals in healthcare management as, with the increasing central role of technology in the hospital landscape, CIOs and CISOs are finally finding a seat in the boardroom and weighing in on big decisions.The publication takes Edward Martinez as an example. Martinez has been... Read more

IT Management

Pharma CMOs Slow to Realise Potential of Digital Health Movement

2015 09 Mar

A survey conducted by Accenture reveals that only a third of chief marketing officers (CMOs) in the pharmaceutical industry view IT as a strategic partner to business objectives. Compared to other industries like banking and retail, the C-suite executives of pharmaceutical companies are less likely to collaborate, and CIOs are far more likely than CMOs... Read more

IT Management

The CIO To CEO Leap

2014 20 Oct

According to a recent Billian's HealthDATA study, the CIO career path generally does not lead to the corner office. The study evaluated 384 hospital executive personnel changes in 2014 and found that there was only one CIO who was promoted into a CEO role. Laura Musfeldt, Vice President of Senior Executive Search at healthcare-focused executive recruitment... Read more


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