Insider - 5.31.18

Read This Guide & Build (or Fix) a ServiceNow® Instance That's Right for Your Hospital

  As healthcare costs continue to rise, hospital CIOs are wondering where the supposed IT productivity gains are going. In many cases, software contributes to those rising costs. Studies (like these) found that physicians spend nearly 50% of their time working on clerical tasks.

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Insider - 3.30.18

Hospitals - You Might Never Solve the IT Skills Gap Issue, But…

  …you can still take action to advance your digital agenda.   Filling tech resource gaps for hospitals is a double-edged sword.   On one hand, you’re under pressure to find resources to meet project goals and deadlines. On the other hand, you need to train those resources to be able to apply their work to your operations.

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Insider - 3.8.18

International Women’s Day Inspiration from Some of 4th Source’s Best

    Every year International Women’s Day has a theme. 2018’s theme is #PressforProgress and it could not be more relevant with the activities and protests from the past few months.  

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Insider - 12.18.17

Infographic: Accelerating the IT Agenda in Specialty Pharmacy

Will you be ready for 2021? The number of approved FDA medications is in decline while questions about future regulatory issues, care models, and cost continue to be raised.

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Insider - 12.11.17

A Dose of Reality in Healthcare IT Interoperability: Is FHIR the Answer?

  US healthcare, for many years, has been a highly complex enterprise with a “cottage-industry” structure consisting of many small-scale, interdependent service providers. We’re seeing the dichotomy of large payment practices clashing with a personal treatment structure, creating silos of function and enterprise. 

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Insider - 10.25.17

New Research Finds Hospital IT Departments Frustrated with Outsourcing Options: Shift to As-a-Service Solutions

Healthcare market research agency Black Book surveyed 1,587 hospital IT professionals to determine their confidence in partnering with outside contractors.   They are not happy.

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Insider - 10.12.17

Restructuring Technical Debt in Healthcare IT - Beginning with Sourcing

There has been a climate change in IT. No surprise there. Technology, by nature, evolves. It adapts to the needs of consumers. It happens fast. It’s constant.   We know what's coming, and we know that change is inevitable, yet healthcare IT departments still can't keep up.

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Insider - 8.16.17

Servicenow Implementations Done Right Part 5: Why You Use the Platform & Quantifying Your Instance

Why did you decide to go with ServiceNow in the first place? How are you quantifying your instance and ROI? The two often go hand-in-hand, and today we'll discuss how you can make sure your investment has been worth while.

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Insider - 7.26.17

ServiceNow Implementations Done Right Part 4: Culture or Bust

Implementing ServiceNow is as simple as setting up and pushing "go." Except it's not. Cultural adoption, training, and workshops are necessary, and you shouldn't have to go about it alone. Rely on your implementation partner to provide them.

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Insider - 6.30.17

ServiceNow Implementations Done Right Part 3: How to Champion Onboarding with SMEs & SPOC

You have an instance defined and are building it, but now you need to sell it. Lean on these key people to move your ServiceNow agenda forward, faster.

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