Health Management Technology
New public policies and reimbursement models, technology innovation and evidence that engaged patients experience better, more-cost effective outcomes are driving patient engagement expansion, explains Jon Karl, director, CDW Healthcare.
CDW in the News
Health Management Technology
CDW-G partnered with Indiana University and the University of Wisconsin to launch UniversITy Women, a pilot program that connects female executives in technology companies with college women to provide students with valuable exposure and resources.
CDW announced the launch of a standalone Small Business segment, new positions for Doug Eckrote and Neal Campbell and named Mark Chong as a senior vice president.
Cloud computing enables schools and districts to be forward-thinking – delivering digital curriculum, improving communication with community and parents, enabling teachers to connect with students in new ways, freeing IT teams to work on innovative technology applications in the classroom and improving classroom innovation, writes Mike Patterson, K-12 education strategist, CDW-G.
Health System Management
Even with rapidly growing adoption, the patient portal’s role in expanding patient engagement remains very much a work in progress – and very rich with potential. While 60 percent of providers in CDW’s Patient Engagement Perspectives study say that giving patients greater online access to their personal healthcare information would improve quality of care, they vary widely in their ability to leverage portals to advance this goal, writes Nancy Ragont, CDW senior manager, customer insights, in this article beginning on page 24.
Demonstrating return on investment is critical for developers building mobile healthcare applications, advised Ginna Baik, senior care business strategist for CDW Healthcare, at the Louisville Innovation Summit.
“CDW Cloud Planning Services provides customers with solutions that are quickly ramped, with defined outcomes to drive planning and implementation,” says Mitch Raskovich, CDW’s senior manager of cloud client services.
CDW’s Cloud Planning Services helps organizations develop a cloud strategy; assess, design, deploy and manage cloud solutions; and achieve operational and financial goals.
The PGA TOUR’s ShotLink system, powered by CDW, produces and tracks statistics used to rank players and can broadcast the data on course scoreboards, live TVs and online platforms.
CDW-sponsored PGA TOUR professional Gary Woodland discussed his performance, team sports and his involvement at the CDW Tech Fore! Kids event with the Chris Paul Family Foundation.
CDW expanded its “IT Orchestration by CDW” brand campaign with new ads featuring a barista, a class clown and a fanny-pack wearer.
CDW and Lenovo joined forces with the Chris Paul Family Foundation and CDW-sponsored PGA TOUR professional Gary Woodland to upgrade the technology at the Roy W. Roberts II Watts/Willowbrook Boys and Girls Club in Los Angeles.
David Convery, field solutions architect, virtualization, CDW, discussed virtualization and VMware’s virtual storage area network solution during VMworld 2016.
Los Angeles Wave
Chris Paul and CDW-sponsored PGA TOUR pro Gary Woodland presented technology donated by CDW and the Chris Paul Family Foundation to the Roy W. Roberts ll Watts/Willowbrook Boys and Girls Club in Los Angeles.
Investor’s Business Daily
CDW’s better-than-expected second quarter earnings results shows it is doing well in a challenging macroeconomic environment, according to an analyst at Deutsche Bank.