Blog posts that are encompass all areas of Healthcare IT

July 26, 2023

Four Questions with Optimum CareerPath Analysts

Read Time: 7 min If you're looking for talent or if you're a recent graduate, check out what these Optimum CareerPath analysts had to say about the program.
June 14, 2023

ChatGPT, Telehealth, and Financial Burdens: Is it Here to Stay?

Read Time: < 1 min Geoff Blanding joined This Week Health's Newsday Podcast to discuss ChatGPT, Telehealth, and Financial Burdens.
May 31, 2023

Empowering Healthcare Excellence: The Vital Role of Clinical Asset Management

Read Time: 2 min Beyond ensuring that medical devices function properly, clinical asset management remains challenging for health organizations.
May 24, 2023

What IT advancements are needed to improve value-based care

Read Time: 4 min The shift to value-based care models in healthcare will require significant IT advancements. Prepare your organization with these tech tips.
March 29, 2023

Is your Healthcare System prepared for the Digital Future?

Read Time: 4 min The digital transformation of the healthcare industry is rapidly changing how hospitals operate and provide care to their patients.
January 18, 2023

How do you decide which staffing model is right for you?

Read Time: 3 min Which staffing model best fits your organization and specific project needs? Are getting the most out of your outsourced staffing options.
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.
July 21, 2022

Incorporate Mentoring and See Your People Thrive

Read Time: 3 min As a strong proponent of mentoring, Kristi Lanciotti was a recent panelist during the Women in Tech Regatta conference in Seattle.
May 3, 2022

CHIMECAST: LEADER2LEADER Podcast

Read Time: < 1 min Optimum's Geoff Blanding joined CHIME's LEADER2LEADER Podcast to discuss Optimum CareerPath’s partnership with CHIME to help high-aptitude, non-traditional students and workers train for careers in healthcare IT.
April 27, 2022

How to Take a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Pulse Check

Read Time: 3 min April is Diversity month! There’s never a better time to celebrate the many backgrounds, cultures, and experiences in your organization.
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.
March 8, 2021

The Paradox of Women’s Equality – It Starts with Giving Men More Benefits at Work

Read Time: 5 min International Women’s Day celebrates women’s accomplishments reminds us of the women's equality challenges many still face.
January 19, 2021

Top 3 Healthcare IT Trends of 2021

Read Time: 3 min The improved adoption of technology, combined with the disruptive arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic, has drastically shifted healthcare organizations' focus on utilizing technology to continue providing efficient care to their patients.
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 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.
August 18, 2020

Mental Health Risks for COVID-19 Frontline Healthcare Workers

Read Time: 3 min Healthcare workers are at risk for various mental health struggles as they continue to work tirelessly caring for COVID-19 patients.
July 21, 2020

Healthcare IT Today Interviews Rebecca Manne, EVP EHR Implementation

Read Time: 4 min Healthcare IT Today interviews Rebecca Manne, EVP, EHR Implementation about the recent virtual Epic Go-Live at Valley Children’s Healthcare.
July 15, 2020

Hey Epic – Epic’s New Voice Assistant

Read Time: 2 min Epic’s new EHR voice assistant, “Hey Epic!” was supposed to officially debut at HIMSS20. However, due to the cancellation, people were not able to experience and test out this new feature set.
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?
April 16, 2020

Working From Home: 5 Tips to Promote Health and Wellness

Read Time: 5 min Putting good habits in place to create a healthy work environment will help you get through this unique transition to working from home.
February 27, 2020

Benefits of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare

Read Time: 3 min Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare has been gaining traction in the last two years and will continue to be popular as the technology grows and evolves. Here are a few of the top ways that healthcare can benefit from AI and machine learning.
February 12, 2020

4 Questions with Ron McKinnon, Chief Information Officer, Ellis Medicine

Read Time: 2 min In this installment of our "4 Questions with series...", we have 4 questions for Ron McKinnon, Chief Information Officer, Ellis Medicine.
January 15, 2020

Revisiting Some of 2018’s Most Significant Healthcare IT Topics in 2020

Read Time: 3 min In our 2018 Healthcare IT Year in Review post, we discussed the four most significant stories of 2018. Three of these topics continued to be front and center in 2019, and we wanted to review the advancements.