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At Walgreens Boots Alliance, technology proves critical for prescription and vaccine access

Employing more than 450,000 people in 25 countries, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) operates 21,000 stores in several countries. While resilience is critical to any retail operation, it took on new meaning for WBA during the pandemic...

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Technology provides critical support to Eli Lilly's pandemic response

For 145 years, the global pharmaceutical Eli Lilly & Company has relied on a culture of resilience for reliability and success. The world depends on Lilly to provide medicines and treatments across many generations, and the current...

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How Envision Healthcare creates a culture of business resilience

Embracing a multi-disciplinary approach to planning, an enhanced emphasis on people and processes and plenty of training are critical components of Envision Healthcare's business resilience playbook. Join us as their CIO describes...

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AI in healthcare: The tech is here, the users are not

The biggest challenges for AI-enabled care are delivering real-time insights into the clinical workflow and gaining acceptance from caregivers as well as patients. Innovative solutions continue to emerge.

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How Stryker IT shifted to a global operating model

CIO Alan Douville and his team have made major changes that enable IT to support the $14 billion medical device company’s operations in over 100 countries.

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Healthcare CIOs fear (and fend off) ransomware threats amid pandemic

Hospital IT leaders are fending off more hackers looking to capitalize on the COVID-19 crisis for financial gain.

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Are CIOs sleeping on ‘low code’?

Growing trends suggest CIOs must adopt a new philosophy for executing a low-code culture in IT – and across the business.

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10 technologies that will disrupt business in 2021

From AI to serverless computing, these 10 disruptive technologies and trends are transforming the business landscape in the wake of the pandemic and beyond.

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Money for nothing: Making sense of data collaborations in healthcare

The monetization of healthcare data has been a long-pursued goal for tech firms and healthcare enterprises. Newly formed data collaboratives are taking a fresh approach.

Lisa Davis, CIO, Blue Shield of California

Inside Blue Shield of California's IT operating model overhaul

For CIO Lisa Davis, the transformation to a product-focused operating model is key to realizing the health plan provider's digital health vision.

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Northwell Health’s new HR cloud faced early COVID test

When the pandemic hit New York, the local healthcare provider was able to turn a test analytics environment into a live dashboard for managing staffing needs.

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What will ensure the continued ascent of telehealth technology?

Telehealth is at a crossroads. Here are three things health systems must consider before investing further in telehealth technology.

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4 themes for healthcare CIOs in 2021

2020 was a nightmare of a year for healthcare providers. The new year provides an opportunity to get back on track.

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Healthcare digital transformation: 5 predictions for 2021

Consumerism, telehealth, and the learnings from the pandemic will drive priorities in 2021.

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Healthcare CIOs must act boldly with technology partnerships

The health system’s response to the pandemic offers a clue to the bold idea that technology can enable healthcare delivery organizations to provide safe and cost-effective care.

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Savvy enterprises can mimic success of cognitive AI in healthcare

Cognitive technologies are being deployed to solve the world’s biggest challenges. AI-based bots are working side-by-side with humans to increase quality and efficiency. Here’s how enterprises can put cognitive AI to work in their...

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Hospitals need to practice their security hygiene just like handwashing

Amid heightened cyber-threats, healthcare providers should reinforce four fundamental security routines

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Big tech’s big play on telehealth and digital ‘front doors’

The pandemic has accelerated the adoption of virtual care models using telehealth technologies provided by specialized firms. Now big tech seems to be getting into the act.

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