Navigation Links
CIO Leadership Series: Deb Rislow, Gundersen Lutheran

La Crosse, Wis. - There are several reasons why Deb Rislow believes she has risen to her current position - CIO and director of information systems for Gundersen Lutheran - at the perfect time.

First, health information technology has never been a hotter topic as the federal government tries to drive faster deploy......

Full article >>> ication devices. Ten years ago, physicians had a pager and that was about it. Today, a doctor might have a pager, a cell phone, a personal digital assistant, and a computer with an IP phone. As a result, Gunderson is investing in converging these devices with IP telephony to allow for data sharing, e-mail, dictation, and paging on a single device.

A physician technically should be able to......

Full article >>> ot be possible.

Gunderson, which has tried to lower costs faster than competitors, was among the earliest adopters of EMRs, and the desktop PCs to view them in exam and hospital rooms.

Paper charts had a lot to do with the transition to EMRs. In a perfect world, when a patient was to be seen, the chart was to be pulled from a central storage room and brought to the doctor the day......

Full article >>> er fist with the utilization that came with it.

Since implementing the EMR, Gunderson has begun its migration to a wireless system, which is near completion. It started wireless service with Computers on Wheels in the nursing units, where workers tend to remain in their departments, but when it migrated to physicians, who often move from floor to floor with their PDAs, Gundersen's first w......

Full article >>> lementation, the title of CIO didn't exist, but that project helped convince the organization that its chief technologist should have a seat at the table.

In today's world, the CIO really can't be the technical person sitting in the back room, she said, but for the most part, for many years, that's what the CIO was.

What they lacked was the business acumen and the leadership acu......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Joe Vanden Plas 04/30/07


Related biology technology :

1. CIO Leadership Series: Snap-Ons Moreno offers lessons in IT transformation
2. CIO Leadership Series: Logothetis likes CIOs evolving role
3. CIO Leadership Series: Phil Loftus, Aurora Health Care
4. CIO Leadership Series: Judy Lemke, Schneider National
5. CIO Leadership Series: Tanya Townsend, Saint Clares Hospital
6. CIO Leadership Series: Greg Smith, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
7. CIO Leadership Series: Rick Davidson, Manpower
8. CIO Leadership Series: Mike Sauk, UW Hospital and Clinics
9. CIO Leadership Series: Ed Meachen, University of Wisconsin System
10. CIO Leadership Series: Byrne Chapman, American Family Insurance
11. CIO Leadership Series: Peter Strombom, Meriter Hospital
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Mosio, a leader in ... Trials Patient Recruitment and Retention Tips.” Partnering with experienced clinical research professionals, Mosio ... practical tips, tools, and strategies for clinical researchers. , “The landscape of how ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - FACIT has announced ... biotechnology company, Propellon Therapeutics Inc. ("Propellon" ... commercialization of a portfolio of first-in-class WDR5 inhibitors ... such as WDR5 represent an exciting class of ... precision medicine for cancer patients. Substantial advances have ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... YM (Yeast and Mold) microbial test has received AOAC Research Institute approval 061601. ... microbial tests introduced last year,” stated Bob Salter, Vice President of Regulatory and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016   EpiBiome , ... secured $1 million in debt financing from Silicon Valley ... up automation and to advance its drug development efforts, ... new facility. "SVB has been an incredible ... the services a traditional bank would provide," said Dr. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/26/2016)... LONDON , April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: ... partnership to integrate the Onegini mobile security platform ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20151104/283829LOGO ) The integration ... security to access and transact across channels. Using ...
(Date:4/15/2016)... -- A new partnership announced today will help life ... a fraction of the time it takes today, ... insurance policies to consumers without requiring inconvenient and ... rapid testing (A1C, Cotinine and HIV) and higi,s ... pulse, BMI, and activity data) available at local ...
(Date:4/13/2016)... April 13, 2016  IMPOWER physicians supporting Medicaid patients ... a new clinical standard in telehealth thanks to a ... the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key ... body mass index, and, when they opt in, share ... visit to a local retail location at no cost. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):