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Gartner Symposium: 10,000 of My Closest Friends

by Wes Rishel  |  September 26, 2011  |  Comments Off

Recently I have been peer-reviewing my colleagues’ presentations for Gartner Symposium 2011. Those of you who have attended know that it mostly dedicated to IT in general, attended by roughly 10,000 CIOs and their direct reports across all industries and government. Sunday October 16 in Orlando we are doing a track specifically for healthcare providers […]

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Can Consumer Friendly Terms Ever be Standardized?

by Wes Rishel  |  September 11, 2011  |  2 Comments

Creating a consumer-friendly taxonomy of the types of services provided by healthcare practices is, at best, expensive and more likely an oxymoronic challenge. Entry Level Provider Directories should solicit plain-English descriptions directly from the practices.

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