Archive for November, 2010

Retaining Your Best Employees

Retaining Your Best Employees

Posted on30. Nov, 2010 by .

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What do you do to make sure that the best and brightest in your office stay right where they are? You may be surprised to learn that the answer is not necessarily a bigger paycheck and better benefits (although these two things never hurt).

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Hiring Lessons From The World Series Champions

Hiring Lessons From The World Series Champions

Posted on29. Nov, 2010 by .

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I have always been a sports fan.  I played various organized sports since I was 6 years old all the way through college, where I played baseball.  In my opinion, so much of what happens in the sports world translates to everyday life.  I also believe there are many lessons that can be learned and […]

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Much To Be Thankful For At Healthcare IT Today

Much To Be Thankful For At Healthcare IT Today

Posted on25. Nov, 2010 by .

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As Editor of Healthcare IT Today, my job is to recruit and oversee a team of bloggers who contribute meaningful, experienced, insightful opinions on all matters related to Healthcare IT workforce and career development.  What started as an additional responsibility added to an already long list of to-dos has turned into the very best part […]

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Have An Opinion About PHRs?  Here’s Your Chance To Voice It!

Have An Opinion About PHRs? Here’s Your Chance To Voice It!

Posted on24. Nov, 2010 by .

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The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) invites members of the public to provide comments on personal health records (PHRs). Comments can be submitted to ONC in three different ways: 1.     Written Submission through ONC’s PHR Roundtable Website: The online public comment period will close on Friday, December 10, 2010. 2.     […]

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So…You’ve Had 5 Jobs in the Last 7 Years? Now What?

So…You’ve Had 5 Jobs in the Last 7 Years? Now What?

Posted on23. Nov, 2010 by .

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So…You have hopped around from job to job and your resume looks choppy at best. Now what? Our office receives hundreds of unsolicited resumes a month from candidates across multiple industries in every region of the country. What amazes me are the resumes we review that have job after job after job (OK you get the […]

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Chief Medical Officer of Dell Services

Chief Medical Officer of Dell Services

Posted on18. Nov, 2010 by .

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HARRY GREENSPUN, M.D. INTRODUCTION: My name is Harry Greenspun, M.D.  I am currently the Chief Medical Officer of Dell Services. I have served in this role since 2008, first as CMO of Perot Systems, then continuing at Dell after we were acquired. JOB DESCRIPTION: My job is a mixture of thought leadership and strategy,  working […]

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Chief Medical Officer of Rothman Healthcare Corporation

Chief Medical Officer of Rothman Healthcare Corporation

Posted on16. Nov, 2010 by .

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G. DUNCAN FINLAY, MD Rothman Healthcare Corporation Sarasota, Florida INTRODUCTION: Hello, my name is Duncan Finlay.  I was a practicing pulmonologist for 24 years, served as a full-time Chief Medical Officer for three years and as President and CEO of a 800 bed  hospital for 5 years. I am now the Chief Medical Officer of […]

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Set Goals! … Include Others!

Set Goals! … Include Others!

Posted on14. Nov, 2010 by .

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As you start to put together your plan for networking for 2011, make sure that you ask questions to see if you share mutual goals. The goals can be inside or outside your profession. You will benefit either way!

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UIC Master’s in Health Informatics Online Student Diary – And So It Begins. . .

UIC Master’s in Health Informatics Online Student Diary – And So It Begins. . .

Posted on12. Nov, 2010 by .

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Introduction My name is Ryan Esslinger and I am a student in the University of Illinois at Chicago’s (UIC) Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) program.  I have been asked to share my experiences as an online UIC student, so for the next few months I will do my best to take you along […]

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Let’s Meet For A Drink and Talk About The Job….

Let’s Meet For A Drink and Talk About The Job….

Posted on10. Nov, 2010 by .

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Let’s meet for a drink and talk about the job. Sounds tempting. Very tempting. Don’t even think about it. Nope – never. I have talked about this subject for years and my position has never changed. If you are hired and want to have a beer with your boss and/or co-workers after you’ve already been […]

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How to Explain Away a Big Gap in Work History

How to Explain Away a Big Gap in Work History

Posted on09. Nov, 2010 by .

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In today’s competitive and expanding Healthcare IT  job market, you want to make your resume as appealing as possible to prospective employers. Most employers are looking for competent workers to fill key positions quickly, with the expectation that new workers will stay around for many years and become valuable assets to the company. Therefore, a […]

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