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Five Reasons Not to Move to the Cloud

Five Reasons Not to Move to the Cloud

By Neal Wright, CIO, On Lok

There are a couple of cloud technologies that we have adopted successfully. Deciding to put our fundraising system on Salesforce was a no-brainer.

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Yes, the CISO, CIO, and CTO can be friends!

Yes, the CISO, CIO, and CTO can be friends!

By Rebecca Wynn, Head of Information Security, Matrix Medical Network

It always has amazed me to see, read, and hear stories of Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and other executives becoming very concerned that the Chief Information.

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New Unfoldings in Pharma Compliance

New Unfoldings in Pharma Compliance

By Thomas N O'Leary, CIO, ICON plc

The collection of data on the patient needs to be as seamless as possible with minimal actions required from the patient.

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Biopharma Start-Ups and the Development of New Drugs

Biopharma Start-Ups and the Development of New Drugs

By Ulrich Geilinger, Venture Capitalist, HBM Partners AG

One of the most profitable and but also very risky venture is the development of a new drug that ultimately need to be approved by the FDA before they can be marketed to US patients.

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Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Healthcare Ecosystem

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Healthcare Ecosystem

By Nilesh Patkar, CIO, NaviMedical

All over the globe, healthcare organizations and all participants in the healthcare ecosystem are increasingly making IT investments to improve their care delivery, efficiency, capabilities.

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Seamlessly Operating HealthCare Institutes

Seamlessly Operating HealthCare Institutes

By Lisa Emery, CIO, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

To achieve success you need to be a great communicator, able to understand the broad needs of the business and translate from technical terms to real benefits.

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Leadership and Program Management

Leadership and Program Management

By Leslie Clonch, CIO and VP, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

I have the privilege of serving as part of an outstanding organization and team at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital.

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Getting the "Full View": 4 Critical Building Automation System Considerations for Healthcare Executives

By Damian Skelton, Area Vice President, Medxcel Facilities Management

Making a decision based on second-hand experience, manufacture sales pitches or un-vetted third-party recommendations are dangerous.

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The Potential of Cloud in Biomedical Research

The Potential of Cloud in Biomedical Research

By Alastair Thomson, CIO, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Being Chief Information Officer (CIO) of any organization is a challenge, but being the CIO of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) layers on some unique factors.

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Patient Centricity: The Changing Paradigm for Pharma

Patient Centricity: The Changing Paradigm for Pharma

By Dr. Ammar Raza, Country Medical Director, Allergan

As consumers become more and more engaged in their own healthcare decision-making, they are more likely to seek newer solutions, tools, and information that help them focus on quality, costs, and convenience.

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Enhancing Rural Medicine and Healthcare

Enhancing Rural Medicine and Healthcare

By Jake Dorst, Chief Information & Innovation Officer, Tahoe Forest Hospital District

This model of bringing people together, with a passion for solving the issues that our patients face, is the heart of innovation.

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From Transactional to Translational: Bridging the Bench to Bedside Gap

From Transactional to Translational: Bridging the Bench to Bedside Gap

By Michael Murphy, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Worldwide Clinical Trials

In its genesis CRO and sponsor relationships were built around single points of contact, an overflow and capacity based business model with a “feast versus famine” business cycle and a transactional exchange of services.

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All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Corporate Finance

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Corporate Finance

By Tim Jackson, VP (Information Technology), Advanced Clinical

How often are you asked to make decisions where there is a large chunk of “unknowns”?

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Formula Five for Biotech IT

By Jeffrey Keisling, CIO & SVP, Pfizer [NYSE:PFE]

Business Technology has developed a scalable cloud architecture leveraging best-in-class agile technologies for clinical data management and analytics.

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Software Engineers are the Future of Logistics

Software Engineers are the Future of Logistics

By Mario Harik, CIO, XPO Logistics, Inc.

The retailer can see rapid improvements in inventory management, supplier relations and consumer satisfaction - all of which decrease costs and increase confidence in the supply chain.

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