Archive for September, 2011

Wanted:  Healthcare IT Renaissance Men/Women

Wanted: Healthcare IT Renaissance Men/Women

Posted on30. Sep, 2011 by .

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I often get calls and emails from current and aspiring Healthcare IT colleagues, asking for my take on what I feel are the most promising career paths for professionals in our industry.  There will always be a need for the teams of professionals who build, implement, train, maintain, and analyze, but I’m starting to see […]

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Hey Mr. Healthcare IT Candidate – Please STOP Talking!

Hey Mr. Healthcare IT Candidate – Please STOP Talking!

Posted on29. Sep, 2011 by .

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You know it in your gut when you present a candidate who absolutely has the skills to do the job. The sweet spot! Raw talent, skills, proven track record, smart and all of the domain knowledge one would need to sell software and services in the markets we serve – healthcare. The resume was stellar, the deal […]

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Wondering How to Network? Find Healthcare IT Events Like This in Your Town

Wondering How to Network? Find Healthcare IT Events Like This in Your Town

Posted on27. Sep, 2011 by .

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When it comes to networking, the HIMSS organization presents GREAT opportunities. HIMSS puts on THE most popular yearly national healthcare IT conference each year with over 25,000 attendees and 800 exhibitors. (This year’s conference is in Las Vegas Feb 20-24). In addition to the national conference, HIMSS provides many local and virtual conferences as well.

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How Much Notice Should You Give When Leaving a Job?

How Much Notice Should You Give When Leaving a Job?

Posted on26. Sep, 2011 by .

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Almost everyone is faced with the prospect of leaving their job at some point. Whether you have decided to move, change away from the Healthcare IT field, accepted a better offer, or just wanted to quit, the very idea of offering your ‘two weeks’ notice’ can drive fear into the most forthright employee. Even worse, […]

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How You Dress DOES Matter! (Especially in Healthcare IT)

How You Dress DOES Matter! (Especially in Healthcare IT)

Posted on23. Sep, 2011 by .

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It is important you recognize that you are constantly being scrutinized so that you can play the game as wisely as possible. Your career advancement may depend on it. What are some ways in which you can solidify that crucial first impression?

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8 Common Sense Interview Tips to Land a Job in Healthcare IT

8 Common Sense Interview Tips to Land a Job in Healthcare IT

Posted on21. Sep, 2011 by .

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Getting ready for an interview is often the most stressful part of the hiring process. Many job seekers do not take the time to properly prepare for an interview. This can lead to more than a bad answer to an interview question. Not taking the time to prepare can make you late, nervous and less […]

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How Does Your Resume Taste?

How Does Your Resume Taste?

Posted on20. Sep, 2011 by .

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If I had to guess, I would say that there probably are not too many people out there who relish the idea of sitting down at a computer to spend the evening updating their resume. How do you best use this snapshot of your professional self to sell a potential employer on what you have to offer?

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National Health IT Week Webinar of Interest – HIT Orientation

National Health IT Week Webinar of Interest – HIT Orientation

Posted on14. Sep, 2011 by .

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National Health IT Week is this week, September 12th – 16th, and organizations and facilities across the country are staging various events to recognize and bring attention to our industry.  Over at Healthcare IT Central, we’re offering free job postings for the entire month of September (it’s a frenzy on the job board, have you […]

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HOOT for Charity!

HOOT for Charity!

Posted on13. Sep, 2011 by .

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Hallooooo dear readership! This post will be nothing but happy so get ready to smile. I love my job and I love the folks I work with. I would include both Cipe Consulting staff members and our consultants in that category and mostly because they’ve all got a sense of humor. A forewarning to those […]

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It’s National Health IT Week! Unlimited Free Job Postings on HealthcareITCentral.com!

It’s National Health IT Week! Unlimited Free Job Postings on HealthcareITCentral.com!

Posted on12. Sep, 2011 by .

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National Health IT Week is this week and here at Healthcare IT Central we’re in the mood to celebrate, and you should be, too!  What a fantastic time for us to be a part of this opportunity-rich industry – talk about being in the right place at the right time! In thinking how best to […]

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ONC Launches HealthIT.Gov

ONC Launches HealthIT.Gov

Posted on08. Sep, 2011 by .

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The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT launched a new Website today called HealthIT.gov, aimed to connect people to resources that “empower them to make changes, and ultimately, (improve) the nation’s health — one person at a time.”  The site has two distinct targets – healthcare providers, and patients, and provides answers to […]

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