It's no secret CIOs are busy as ever, dealing with everything from to ICD-10 to meaningful use to staff burnout and more. With the flood of new IT and the uncertain future of the industry, it's no wonder many are hesitant about what to do next.
We asked John Halamka, MD, CIO at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, about maintaining a healthy hospital culture in today's industry. Halamka looked back to a blog post of his, which describes the popular acronym "VUCA." Using that, he outlined four roadblocks to a healthy hospital culture – and offered ideas about how to overcome them.