Critical Success Factors for Building a Professionally Mature Health IT Team​

Speaker: Karen Marie Wilding, Director, IS&T Operations, University of Maryland Medical System, Member of Maryland Chapter of HIMSS

Summary Description: Resources are almost always the single largest investment for any organization.  Healthcare focused IT departments demand a specialized skillset that is not ready-made; it takes non-traditional programming, community partners and an engaged leadership team to develop a comprehensive workforce development plan. 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the current state of staffing in the health IT industry
  2. Discuss ways to build a professional mature team
  3. Review the components of a workforce development plan

Related Research Sources:

2014 HIMSS Workforce Survey

Accenture - Cracking the Gender Code

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