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Staffing shortages have overtaken concerns about lack of adequate financial support as the top barrier to implementing information technology, according to the latest Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society leadership survey. The results include the input of 302 health care IT professionals who represent more than 600 U.S. hospitals.
The top IT staffing need listed in the survey is clinical application support—followed by network and architecture support, clinical informatics, system integration, IT security, clinical transformation, database administration, PC and server support, process and workflow, and system design and implementation. Approximately 61% of the health IT leaders surveyed expect to increase their staff in 2012
Staff Pro LLC—MRMH Winner
Earlier this year, Assurance recognized Staff Pro LLC with a Minimizing Risk Maximizing Heath award. Since 2014, Staff Pro has improved its average claim costs by 43%, reduced its loss ratio by 36%, reduced its incident rate by 29%, and improved its fixed costs by 36%. Full Story Available