PITTSBURGH, Pa., Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stoltenberg Consulting, Inc., a leading healthcare information technology consulting firm, launched a new blog today to provide insight and musings around health information technology (HIT). HITStoltenblog will provide regular contributions from several Stoltenberg veteran consultants, as well as company founder and CEO, Sheri Stoltenberg, a 30-year HIT industry professional.
"The combination of the vast experience Stoltenberg has and the IT challenges currently facing hospitals across the country was really the motivating factor behind starting this blog and publicly sharing our experiences and insight," said Sheri Stoltenberg, CEO of Stoltenberg Consulting, Inc. "As consultants, we are in constant communication with IT vendors, hospital C-Suite and IT teams, and this level of visibility affords us insight and perspective on some of the toughest obstacles the industry is looking to overcome. Our goal is to extend those conversations online in an effort to help drive productive, thought-provoking dialogue for HIT professionals as they negotiate this very complicated period in healthcare."
Upcoming blog posts will highlight the following topics:
- Recaps and key learnings from this year's CHIME12 Fall CIO Forum
- Insights and best practices on the hospital go-live process
- Advice on how to approach IT challenges for rural and community hospitals
- Counsel from the front lines of IT project managers
- How to effectively motivate employees
"Meaningful use requirements and reimbursement standards can be extremely overwhelming to hospital IT teams," continued Stoltenberg. "I hope that the honest and upfront conversations we generate through this blog will serve as a useful resource for them."
To submit inquiries and/or blog topics to Stoltenberg, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about Stoltenberg Consulting, visit the website and watch Stoltenberg's 3-minute informational movie at www.stoltenberg.com/movie.
About Stoltenberg Consulting
Founded in 1995, Pittsburgh-based Stoltenberg Consulting Inc. creates an environment for success by working with healthcare organizations to provide a variety of services including project management, implementation support and integration between systems. Members of the Stoltenberg Consulting team are consultants with extensive experience in both financial and clinical systems, averaging more than 15 years of direct on-site hospital experience. Stoltenberg Consulting has grown rapidly to serve a client base of more than 100 preeminent healthcare organizations throughout the United States providing services for Siemens (Approved Partner), Epic (Preferred Partner), Cerner, McKesson, Meditech, NextGen, Allscripts and Zynx customers. For more information call 1-888-724-1326 or visit www.stoltenberg.com.
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