Tis the Season: Spreading Holiday Cheer With The Christmas Tree Santas

It's been a fantastic year of giving at Healthcare IT Leaders. We've supported a variety of causes including the MD Anderson Caring Fund and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, to name a few. But we have a special place in our hearts for the Christmas Tree Santas, a seasonal non-profit created by our own founders to […]

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How Are Health Systems Investing In These Emerging IT Trends?

Artificial Intelligence is capturing the imagination of healthcare futurists, but hospital CIOs say AI won’t capture their budget dollars for the foreseeable future. Cybersecurity, on the other hand, is an important focus for 2018, according to a new survey covering more than 20 major U.S. health systems and conducted by the Pittsburgh-based Center for Connected […]

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Dimple Kochikar | Consultant Advisor Spotlight

"This isn't a job for me," says Consultant Advisor Dimple Kochikar. "I love coming (to work)." Dimple is one of Healthcare IT Leaders most experienced recruitment professionals and she enjoys the process of matching consultants to roles that help them further their careers. We do know one thing, however, that makes Dimple cranky. She explains […]

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IT Buyers Plan More Spending, More Hiring in 2018

Winter is coming. But the career outlook for IT pros is still warm and sunny, according to a new survey of projected technology spending in 2018. The IT website Spiceworks asked nearly 1,000 technology buyers in North America and Europe about their budgets for the coming year, and the trends are extremely positive—more hiring and […]

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4 Takeaways from the Epic App Orchard Developer Conference

Earlier this month, I attended the first Epic App Orchard Conference on the Epic Systems campus in Verona, Wisc. Healthcare IT Leaders is a Silver App Orchard partner and our Epic customers have a keen interest in this new marketplace for Epic apps. As our firm’s Chief Platform Officer, I went to learn what resources […]

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4 Considerations for Hospitals Evaluating ERP Consulting Firms

As the EHR implementation wave begins to crest, hospitals and health systems are again turning their attention and resources to ERP projects—and with good reason. ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solutions cover a broad array of critical business processes that can help hospitals increase efficiency and manage costs. Common ERP modules include customer relationship management (CRM), […]

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EMR Go Live Support Success: Piedmont Athens Regional

“I'm not sure there's such thing as a ‘typical’ Go Live,” says Delena Brockmann, Executive Director of the Oconee Health Campus at Piedmont Athens Regional in Athens, Georgia. When the cutover occurs, facilities transitioning to a new electronic medical records system are abuzz with activity and consultants and lots of questions from providers and staff.  […]

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