Old School to New School: What Healthcare IT can Learn from Baseball

One deals in bats and balls. The other manages bits and bytes. But when it comes to using statistics to drive organizational change, New York Yankees’ General Manager Brian Cashman and Pixel Health CEO Michael Feld couldn’t agree more.  Cashman and Feld say changing the game comes down to using analytics to get buy-in, adoption,…

Sally, Sally, Sally—Gone, But Not Forgotten

Over the past month, VertitechIT has put the focus on healthcare consolidation courtesy of our sister company, akiro. As one of the healthcare industry’s more unique and innovative M&A transaction consultants, akiro specializes exclusively in healthcare transactions by bringing decades of valuation and compliance experience together under one roof. This blog, “Sally, Sally, Sally—Gone, But…

Baseball and Big Data

Can healthcare learn something from the national pastime? As a CMO and former CMIO, I’ve spent the better part of my professional life looking at numbers and trying to wrestle with the enigma that has come to be known as Population Health. As a 2017 article in HealthIT Analytics so aptly titled it, “population health…