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):