Tag: outsource CIO job
After Hurricane Katrina, Touro Infirmary’s IT department had to get the IT infrastructure up and running amid the devastation. Siemens stepped in to help even before the two signed a contract so the hospital could reopen. Today the IT department is working on projects like electronic medical records and computerized physician order entry (CPOE) that would have been impossible before.
What’s the best strategy for the role of your CIO if you outsource your IT infrastructure and people? Are there advantages or risks in keeping the CIO there? Or, should you move the position to the service provider? The answer may surprise you.