Optimum Healthcare IT

December 8, 2022

Take Better Time Off During the Holidays 

Read Time: 3 min Many are excited to enjoy time with family and friends, but time off during the holidays can benefit us as professionals as well.
December 1, 2022

How to Identify Super Users? (It’s Not So Obvious)

Read Time: 2 min Understanding who is best to serve as a Super User might not be so obvious. How can you get the most out of this essential training role? 
November 16, 2022

5 Things to Expect From Managed Services Training Support

Read Time: 3 min Selecting a managed services training support partner is a significant decision. Here are five things you can expect.
November 9, 2022

How a Black Hawk Pilot Became a Healthcare Security Expert

Read Time: 5 min Brian Symonds and his team are focused on relationships and doing what’s right for our clients, their systems, and, ultimately, patients. 
November 3, 2022

The Burden of Choice Along the EHR Journey

Read Time: 3 min It’s up to your health system to navigate the burden of choice and to connect those pieces for the most optimal patient care journey.
October 26, 2022

Optimum CareerPath Celebrates Global Health Equity Week

Read Time: 3 min HIMSS Global Health Equity Week brings people together to discuss the power of information & technology in eliminating health disparities.
October 19, 2022

Ready for HR Modernization? Score Big with these Five Early Wins

Read Time: 3 min Here are five early wins your organization can hope to achieve with an Optimum-guided ServiceNow HR modernization project.
October 14, 2022

Why Does Clinical Experience Matter in Healthcare IT Leadership?

Read Time: 5 min How do the worlds of IT and healthcare converge and how much does clinical experience matter in healthcare IT leadership? Meet Brenda Ashley.
October 6, 2022

Cybersecurity Tips for Healthcare IT Consultants

Read Time: 3 min Cybersecurity is a critical issue for healthcare organizations as healthcare remains one of the most targeted industries for cyberattacks.
September 28, 2022

What’s a vCISO and Why Do You Need One?

Read Time: 3 min The CISO role has evolved into a full-time security leader. But what’s a vCISO and how do I know if I need one?
March 22, 2022

Red Lake Nation College Joins Optimum CareerPath Partner Program

Read Time: 3 min Red Lake Nation College has joined the Optimum CareerPath Partner Program as the program's first Tribal College.
March 2, 2022

ViVE, The Industry’s New Health Information Technology Event

Read Time: 3 min ViVE merges the leadership of CHIME & the digital marketplace of HLTH for an event focused on the business of transformation in healthcare.
February 16, 2022

Workqueue Optimization at PeaceHealth with Optimum ApplicationCare

Read Time: 2 min PeaceHealth realizes a significant reduction in overall incoming errors and costs with Optimum Healthcare IT's Optimum ApplicationCare Service.
February 1, 2022

Optimum Healthcare IT Completes 200th Training & Go-Live Project

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces that they have surpassed 200 electronic health records (EHR) training & go-live projects
January 5, 2022

Optimum Healthcare IT Top 5 Posts of 2021

Read Time: 2 min Each year, Optimum Healthcare IT publishes content across many areas of our business. Here are the top 5 posts from 2021.
December 14, 2021

Optimum CareerPath Accelerates Cutting Edge Software Company Clearsense

Read Time: 2 min Clearsense utilizes the Optimum CareerPath program to custom source entry-level talent and have them trained on their proprietary platform.
November 3, 2021

Innovative Approaches to Transform IT Teams

Read Time: 2 min Optimum's Geoff Blanding & Kristi Lanciotti discuss the hyper-competitive talent landscape and how to transform IT teams.
October 29, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Wins 2021 CHIME Foundation Partner Award

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT announced it has won the 2021 College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Foundation Partner Award.
September 15, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Achieves Premier Partner Status in ServiceNow Partner Program

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT achieves Premier Status in the ServiceNow® Partner Program in four months since joining the program.
August 3, 2021

Countdown to HIMSS21

Read Time: 2 min It is finally here! The first in-person industry trade show in over 18-months. The industry will descend on Las Vegas next week for HIMSS21.
July 22, 2021

Achieve Partners Backs Healthcare IT Provider to Launch Major Apprenticeship Program

Read Time: 3 min Achieve Partners’ inaugural investment in Optimum Healthcare IT aims to boost access to learn-as-you-earn initiative that prepares workers for in-demand healthcare tech jobs
July 8, 2021

Why Healthcare CIOs Should Consider ServiceNow

Read Time: 2 min ServiceNow helps healthcare organizations to improve patient care and deliver better experiences and outcomes by modernizing workflows.
June 30, 2021

Optimum CareerPath Partner Program Adds Robert Morris University

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT welcomes Robert Morris University (RMU) to the Optimum CareerPath Program as a University Partner.
June 22, 2021

UTSA Alumni Association Joins Optimum CareerPath Partner Program

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT adds the UTSA Alumni Association as the fourth Optimum CareerPath University Partner.
May 4, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Again Named to Modern Healthcare’s Largest IT Consulting Firms List

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces that they have been named to Modern Healthcare's Largest IT Consulting Firm list for 3rd consecutive year.
April 28, 2021

Developing the Next Generation of Healthcare IT Professionals

Read Time: 2 min CHIME's Russ Branzell & Optimum's Geoff Blanding discuss the partnership that's developing the next generation of healthcare IT professionals.
April 6, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Joins ServiceNow Partner Program

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces that they have joined the ServiceNow Partner Program to help client realize the full value of the platform.
March 30, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Acquires Trustpoint Solutions

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces the acquisition of Trustpoint Solutions to bolster the firm's technical services offering.
March 17, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT & University of Rhode Island Partner for Optimum CareerPath Program

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT adds The University of Rhode Island (URI) as the third Optimum CareerPath University Partner.
January 27, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Partners with CU Denver for Optimum CareerPath

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces new partnership with CU Denver to provide recent college graduates a pathway to high-paying healthcare IT jobs through the Optimum CareerPath™ apprenticeship program.
January 13, 2021

How COVID-19 Has Changed Healthcare

Read Time: 3 min COVID-19 has effected healthcare in many ways. From how people receive care to staffing issues, healthcare is forever changed.
January 5, 2021

Optimum Healthcare IT Top 5 Blog Posts of 2020

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT is proud to announce the top 5 blog posts of 2020 from the Optimum Healthcare IT blog.
December 15, 2020

Are You Serious About Testing?

Read Time: 3 min As technology implementation specialists, our job is to find the issues and seek out the problems before they reach end users.  And that’s where technology testing comes into play. 
December 2, 2020

Healthcare M&A and the Effects from COVID-19

Read Time: 4 min The anticipation for 2020 was that the record pace of Healthcare M&A and the dollars associated with it would continue to set records. Due to COVID-19, it has not.
October 28, 2020

Planning for Community Connect

Read Time: 2 min Community Connect extends Epic functionality to smaller facilities that may not have the resources to sustain a full-scale implementation.
October 21, 2020

Leading a Virtual International Epic Go-Live Through a Pandemic

Read Time: 2 min In partnership with The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Optimum Healthcare IT successfully completed the first international virtual Epic go-live.
October 14, 2020

Introducing Brenda Ashley and Optimum CareerPath

Read Time: 3 min In this installment of "4 Questions with...", we spoke with Brenda Ashley, Vice President of Optimum CareerPath, at Optimum Healthcare IT.
September 30, 2020

Epic to Integrate Microsoft Teams Connector

Read Time: 2 min The Microsoft Teams Connector, will allow clinicians to launch a virtual patient visit or consult in Teams directly from their EHR system.
September 22, 2020

Optimum Healthcare IT Completes Virtual Epic Go-Live at Royal Melbourne Hospital

Read Time: 3 min Optimum announces first virtual international go-live of the Epic EHR at Royal Melbourne Hospital in Victoria, Australia.
September 18, 2020

CHIME Leader to Leader Podcast

Read Time: < 1 min Optimum Healthcare IT's EVP of Training and Activation, Rebecca Manne, joined CHIME CEO Russ Branzell on CHIME's Leader to Leader Podcast.
September 9, 2020

Are Healthcare Data Breaches Increasing Because of COVID-19?

Read Time: 2 min Is COVID-19 providing more opportunities for healthcare data breaches? Year over year numbers from HHS indicate that this could be the case.
August 4, 2020

Hurricane Prep During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Read Time: 3 min In 2020, standard guidelines for hurricane preparedness conflict with the current guidance given to reduce & prevent the spread of COVID-19. 
July 28, 2020

Optimum Healthcare IT Names Brenda Ashley Vice President of Last Mile Training Program

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT announces that they have added Brenda Ashley BSN, RN, as the new Vice President of the Last Mile Training program.
July 1, 2020

Optimum Healthcare IT Selected as Epic Implementation Partner at OU Medicine

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT is selected as the Epic EHR Implementation Partner at OU Medicine after an extensive selection process.
June 23, 2020

Unique Partnership Launches First Pathway to Healthcare IT Jobs

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT joins with the University of North Florida to launch first apprenticeship program for EMR and Healthcare IT jobs.
June 11, 2020

Virtual Epic Go-Live at Valley Children’s Healthcare

Read Time: 2 min In partnership with Valley Children's Healthcare, Optimum Healthcare IT successfully completed the first 100% virtual Epic EHR go-live.
May 27, 2020

Multi-Facility Integrated EHR and Technology Implementation & Training at Tower Health

Read Time: 2 min Optimum Healthcare IT successfully completed multi-facility integrated EHR and technology implementation and training at Tower Health.
May 20, 2020

Optimum Healthcare IT Completes Virtual Epic Go-Live at Valley Children’s Healthcare

Read Time: 4 min Optimum announces the success of the first 100% virtual go-live of the Epic EHR at Valley Children’s Healthcare in Madera, CA.
May 13, 2020

Targeted Training: Promoting EHR Efficiency

Read Time: 2 min Technical implementation of an EHR is incredibly important. A solid provider training plan can make or break the long term success of the system.
April 21, 2020

The New Normal of Healthcare After COVID-19

Read Time: 4 min What COVID-19 has taught us is that once we have this health crisis under control, there will be a new normal in healthcare. The question is, what will healthcare look like after COVID-19?