Search Tag: recruitment

How tech improved healthcare hiring process

2019 05 Feb

The success of an organisation or business entity is often dependent on its employees' efficiency and productivity. Needless to say, effective HR management should be an important focus of a company's operation. Take the case of a leading hospital chain in the U.S., for example. The hospital has a large network of business units spread across 61... Read more

On hiring

2018 22 Sep

A change in strategy rather than more efficient technology will lead to hiring stronger people. Whenever asked about the latest hiring buzz I always respond by saying that while the buzz is louder than ever, when it comes to hiring stronger people very little has changed. That’s why everyone still considers hiring strong talent an ongoing... Read more

Short of Talent? Follow Example of Baseball’s ‘Harvesting’ Programme

2016 10 May

A leading IT security expert suggests that healthcare organisations should follow professional baseball teams' lead and develop farm leagues to harvest talent they can ultimately employ to secure their networks.  “Even when we were in the desktop/laptop/mobile phone world, there already was a shortage of cybersecurity professionals, people... Read more

MIR 2015: Is Radiology Entering a Dark Age?

2015 20 Oct

From the vantage point of a 45 year career in radiology, Stephen Baker, Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA, has warned of a possible dark age for radiology and radiologists. Speaking at the Management in Radiology (MIR) annual meeting in Barcelona this month, Baker, a member of HealthManagement.org’s... Read more

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