Latest Episodes

Mastering Medical Device Security 
September 18, 2020

For a number of reasons, most CISOs agree that biomedical devices represent one of the most vulnerable points in their security landscape. Some of those reasons include the fact that manufacturers may not always embed the best security controls,

Podcast with NYP CIO Daniel Barchi, Part 1: “It’s a Testament to the Ability to Plan and Execute.”
September 17, 2020

One of the positives of having an integrated EHR platform? Rather than pushing back an implementation because of the pandemic, NewYork-Presbyterian was able to move theirs up, said CIO Daniel Barchi in a recent interview.

Podcast Interview with Mike Hart, Part 2: “Leadership Is Something You Evolve Over Time.”
September 16, 2020

True leadership isn’t about giving orders, but empowering those you lead to make decisions, be accountable, drive initiatives, and provide feedback, says Mike Hart, VP of IT with Children’s Arkansas.

The CIO’s Interoperability Agenda: Creating an Ecosystem of Frictionless Care
September 16, 2020

As care continues to extend from hospital to home and beyond – to include more locations, virtual touchpoints, vendors and cloud-based solutions – interoperability becomes essential to make information securely accessible to patients and providers.

Application Rationalization for a Post-COVID Environment
September 11, 2020

Health systems are notorious for the number of applications they own. And with the rush to implement systems at the height of the COVID fight, that problem only got worse. Today, with (hopefully) the worst of COVID over for many organizations,

Podcast Interview with CIO Jason Wood, Part 1: “Covid Turned Our Business Upside Down.”
September 10, 2020

One of the key lessons Jason Wood’s team learned during the pandemic? During a time when everything is moving so quickly, it’s important to know when to slow down, especially when it comes to educating patients.

Podcast Interview with CIO JD Whitlock, Part 2: “We Have to Be Smart.”
September 09, 2020

One of the most critical mistakes Epic users make? Failing to leverage all of the functionality in MyChart, said CIO JD Whitlock in a podcast interview. “You’re screwing up digital health if you’re going out and buying a bunch of bolt-ons.”

Franciscan Health’s Covid-19 Virtual Care Journey 
September 04, 2020

When Covid-19 hit Franciscan Health, IT leadership knew it had to reinvent the way virtual care was delivered. In this deep-dive webinar, VP of Technology & CTO Chuck Christian and VP of Digital Innovation Sri Bharadwaj reveal how the organization deve...

Healthcare CIOs’ and CISOs’ Guide to Security-Driven Networking
September 02, 2020

Meeting the COVID crisis required healthcare organizations to extend their networks with never before seen scope and at previously unimaginable speed. But many IT professionals know this was done at the expense of security considerations.

Podcast Interview with Mike Hart, Part 1: “Long-term Strategies Will Be Different Going Forward.”
September 02, 2020

The reduced revenue, reduced throughput environment brought on by Covid is forcing healthcare organizations to more closely examine how resources are allocated, and to make some tough decisions, says Mike Hart.