Archive for September, 2016
Posted on29. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
Thanks to a wave of healthcare data breaches, many healthcare organizations are finally starting to take cybersecurity seriously. I don’t know a single healthcare CIO that hasn’t been kept up at night thinking about this challenging problem. The opportunities for careers in healthcare cybersecurity are going to be enormous over the next few years. There’s […]
Posted on27. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
Every so often we like to feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Business Intelligence Analyst job that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position is at Confluence Health in Washington. Here’s a look at what they’re looking for from this position: The Business […]
Posted on21. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
I recently came across this graphic that shows the top 50 companies to work for according to data from Indeed. Check out the list of 50 companies below: Interestingly, there were no health IT companies on the list. Well, unless you consider Google and Apple and other IT companies like that health IT companies. I […]
Posted on15. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
I’m always shocked at how many people downplay the power of social media in their health IT job search. Far too many people think that social media is about Kim Kardashian and the latest politics (which it is) and nothing more. Turns out that social media is as all-encompassing as culture itself. It covers pretty […]
Posted on13. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
Making use of data is what data engineers do. As more software creates more data, more companies will need more data engineers. But, according to a newly released report by Stitch and Galvanize, there are only 6,500 self-reported data engineers but more than 6,600 job openings in the San Francisco Bay area alone. That’s a […]
Posted on08. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
Every so often we like to feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Nurse Manager – Nursing Informatics job that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position is at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic. Here’s a look at what they’re looking for from this position: […]
Posted on06. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
This turns out to be a really great question for leaders, but it’s also a really great question for your life. When did you last ask what the “why” was for your organization? When was the last time you asked yourself “why” you’re doing the work you do? If you don’t know the answer, it’s […]
Posted on01. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
There’s a great interview with Rebecca Quammen on Healthcare Informatics that talks about Health IT staffing challenges that are likely familiar to many who read this blog. Here’s one part of her interview that likely hits home to many HR directors at hospitals that are trying to fill IT roles: There also is a huge […]