Archive for February, 2011
Posted on28. Feb, 2011 by Erin Kennedy.
Your cover letter is your first impression with a company, even before an interview occurs. There is some debate among Healthcare IT job seekers now about the importance of cover letters, now that email and online applications have replaced postal mail. However you apply for a job, though, a cover letter is still very important, and […]
Posted on22. Feb, 2011 by David Kushan.
In December I was at the ASHP (American Society for Health Systems Pharmacists) midyear meeting in Anaheim, CA. Over the years, their track relating to Pharmacy IT and Informatics has really expanded. In between one of the sessions, I was in a conversation with a Director of Pharmacy and a Manager of Pharmacy Informatics. Both […]
Posted on20. Feb, 2011 by Tim Tolan.
Boy oh boy. What a difference a year can make. Finally we are all starting to realize that we are on the cusp of something REALLY cool and REALLY big! But – let’s not forget where we’ve been. The last few years have been different for me at HIMSS. Really different. Let’s take a quick look back at […]
Posted on17. Feb, 2011 by Joe Lavelle.
Can you believe that it is already that time again? It seems like just last month that we were making plans to get to Atlanta. In case you don’t remember my best advice from last year, DO NOT ATTEMPT to attack HIMSS without a plan. As such, I am sharing my plan to stimulate your thinking as you put together your own.
Posted on15. Feb, 2011 by Erin Kennedy.
Does the sound of ‘group interview’ make you cringe? Does it immediately bring to mind Will Smith in ‘Men in Black’ and the weird egg shaped chair? Did you think, ‘Uh-uh. No way!’? I did too, until I did a little research on it. Group interviews are held when multiple applicants are seeking a limited […]
Posted on11. Feb, 2011 by Gwen Darling.
I’m very excited to report that Healthcare IT Today’s sister site, Healthcare IT Central, is in the running for About.com’s Readers Choice Award for Best Online Medical Job Board! Voting is very simple – take a look: Not only would winning this award be an honor for those of us at HealthcareITCentral.com who are passionate […]
Posted on04. Feb, 2011 by Carter Groome.
It’s that time of year again. Like a holiday that you know will bring no relaxation, HIMSS is upon us with yet another Orlando installment. To many of us in the health IT industry HIMSS is an event that almost feels mandatory, with out of sight out of mind thoughts that place undue pressure on […]
Posted on01. Feb, 2011 by Tim Tolan.
It’s not just a sound-bite worthy sign, symbol, or slogan describing who you are and what you stand for – a brand is defined as “the identity of a specific product, service, or business.” Brands come in many shapes and colors and have evolved to encompass more than identity – a brand affects the personality […]