Category Archives: Healthcare

CIO-Plus Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO-Plus series in Forbes
The CIO-Plus series in Forbes explores the trend of CIOs who are taking on more C-level titles. Most CIOs where many hats. The good news is, those hats are getting more strategic.

Dick Daniels’ Path From Interim To Permanent CIO Of Kaiser Permanente

Dick Daniels, Chief Information Officer of Kaiser Permanente
Peter High interviews Dick Daniels, CIO of KP, about his rise to the role of CIO, his strategic insights for the future of the organization, his advice for fellow interim CIOs, as well as a variety of other topics

Andi Karaboutis Drives Technology Innovation At Biogen Including The Internet Of Me

Andi Karaboutis, Vice President of Technology and Business Solutions at Biogen
Peter High again interviews Andi Karaboutis, former CIO of Dell, about her new role at Biogen, her rise to a post beyond CIO, her board appointment at Advance Auto Parts, and a variety of other topics.

From Cost Center to Profit Center: The New IT, by Peter High in CIO Insight

Don Lewis, Vice President and CTO of Group Health Cooperative
Technology has significant business value, but CIOs often struggle to show the value IT delivers to the entire organization. One CIO changed that

How Tech Is Building Health Care of the Future, by Peter High in CIO Insight

Praveen Chopra, EVP and Chief Information and Transformative Innovative Environment Officer of Jefferson
Jefferson’s top tech exec reveals how CIOs should be empowered to use tech not only to keep the lights on, but to inspire things that have not been done before

The CIO Of The Largest Customer Owned Health Insurer In The US Reinvents Himself And IT

Steve Betts, CIO of Health Care Service Corporation
Peter High interviews the CIO of Health Care Service Corporation, the largest customer owned health insurer in the United States. They discuss his first 100 days as CIO, his strategic priorities for the future, and the increasing use of technology within the healthcare industry

How Sharing Health Data Helps Patients, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

Dr. Jan Lee discusses the role of the Delaware Health Information Network and the changing role of technology in patient care
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Dr. Jan Lee about innovation, the Affordable Care Act and the changing role of technology in healthcare

CIO Strengthens American Cancer Society’s Cause, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

American Cancer Society CIO, Jay Ferro discusses his role as CIO, the ongoing consolidation of IT across the organization, and priorities for 2015
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Jay Ferro about IT priorities, the consolidation of IT within the ACS, and his partnership with other CIO’s, among other topics

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Stephen Gold

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Stephen Gold
Stephen Gold, SVP and CIO of CVS Caremark discusses the planning and preparation to take on the role of SVP and CIO of a giant in an industry in flux.

Forbes Board Level CIO Series: Patty Morrison, CIO and Head of Customer Care Shared Services at Cardinal Health

CIOs on Boards
Patty Morrison, Chief Information Officer and Head of Customer Care Shared Services at Cardinal Health, the $101 billion healthcare giant, discusses her rise to and role as a Board level CIO with Metis Strategy.