The Changing C-Suite for Health IT

In a two-part interview, WittKieffer’s Hillary Ross shares insights on changes in the health IT leadership team, including the evolving role of the chief digital officer. “We see the role as gaining momentum and increased importance for healthcare organizations,” she tells HealthSystemCIO editor Kate Gamble. “Historically, it’s been part of the office of the CIO, but with the transformation we’re seeing, there’s movement toward separating this role from the daily operations of the CIO’s office and making it more multidisciplinary across the enterprise.”

Read Part 1 on the emergence of the chief digital officer role.

Read Part 2 on shfts in the CIO role and the growth of CNIOs and CMIOs.