Managing the information technology aspects of mergers and acquisitions is an issue increasingly facing healthcare CIOs. Key steps to better address this issue were detailed in a Health Data Management article written by William C. Reed, FCHIME, LFHIMSS, Huntzinger EVP and Partner.
The following is an excerpt from the article:
“Consolidation within the healthcare provider arena continues, and the trend appears to be accelerating. The associated M&A activities present a unique set of challenges for the organizations involved, especially for their IT functions. Regardless of the role in an acquisition—acquirer or acquisition target—CIOs and their IT staffs will be affected.”
Read the full article on the Health Data Management website by clicking here (free registration required to view full article).