Tag Archives: healthcare IT
Posted on15. Jan, 2013 by Joe Lavelle.
A new year is a time when many people are thinking about their careers and the goals they hope to meet . . . a promotion, a better office, perhaps even using those vacation days this year. Maybe January means reevaluating your professional path altogether. If you have been considering a change of course and […]
Posted on05. Dec, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s a question we probably all have been hearing since kindergarten. At that age, parents just think it’s adorable when their child answers, “A cowboy, doctor, and truck driver!” As we get older, though, the pressure to answer that question with something definitive increases. My […]
Posted on28. Nov, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
What are the reasons that you selected your current career path? What drives you to keep pushing through the muck of your job every hour of every day? Hopefully, this personal story from me will prompt you to spend time contemplating these questions and then analyze whether you need to make adjustments to your career […]
Posted on18. Nov, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
When you think of the amazing career possibilities before you within the world of Health IT, you may think of revamping a hospital’s filing system to meet new digital requirements or developing a platform through which a local doctor can host online forums once a month with medical questions from the community. Those jobs are […]
Posted on16. Oct, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
If you are like most people who always have their cell phone within arm’s reach, you probably use text messages as a primary form of communication. If I was to look at your received texts (which I won’t, I promise), which names would show up most often? Maybe your spouse with quick reminders to grab something […]
Posted on17. Sep, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
Are you still not convinced that Health IT is a fascinating, cutting-edge field that deserves your consideration as you think about your professional options? Well, then allow me to share this detail. A recent innovation in the Health IT world, the first ingestible biomedical sensor to receive clearance from the Food and Drug Administration, was featured on The […]
Posted on12. Sep, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
What does the week of September 10 mean to you? Maybe you are still relaxing in the afterglow of the first full weekend of both college and professional football. You could be noticing that days are getting a little shorter and that only a couple weeks of summer remain. Or, you may think this seems like a particularly […]
Posted on13. Aug, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
The Summer Olympics have come to end, but since we will not see them again for another four years and I don’t want to wait that long to write this post, I want to offer one more piece about our Team USA athletes now. And, offer yet another way in which health IT is making its […]
Posted on20. Jul, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
The world is getting older. As a species, we are living longer than ever before. Many of us now have grandparents who are still alive well into our own adulthood, the want ads for nurses who specialize in geriatric care can take up a whole page in the local paper, and Willard Scott needs more time every […]
Posted on03. Jul, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
Last month I wrote a post about the perils of of becoming a slave to your To-Do list. Well, I have not changed my mind that we all need to divert our attention from the tactical items on our to-do list to make sure we are taking the time to smell a few roses, clear our […]
Posted on18. Jun, 2012 by Joe Lavelle.
If you consider yourself an entrepreneur and a leader, as I know many of you who read my posts do, you already know that now is the time and healthcare is the field that is just waiting for you to make your mark. But when it comes time to develop a television campaign, here is my advice . . .