Hospital CEOs and Boards on IT

The Deloitte Hospital CEOs Survey has been released. There are some very interesting results from an IT perspective:

  • 5% of Boards of Directors believe IT is a concern (whereas 66% believe financial viability is a big concern)
  • 22% of CEOs believe additional IT infrastructure is the second greatest need in healthcare industry after coverage for the uninsured (63% believe that)
  • 27% of CEOs believe the Internet will have a big impact on medicine in the next 2 years.

The complete PowerPoint summary is available, too. A few telling slides are included below (click the images to see more legible versions):













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Shahid N. Shah

Shahid Shah is an internationally recognized enterprise software guru that specializes in digital health with an emphasis on e-health, EHR/EMR, big data, iOT, data interoperability, med device connectivity, and bioinformatics.