Healthcare News & Insights

Work with local colleges to overcome health IT talent shortage

Finding qualified health IT pros is a struggle, but organizations may find ways to beat the competition by working with local colleges that offer health IT training programs.

How to win the war for health IT talent

As we’ve reported earlier, many health IT jobs are available and competition for talent is steep. What can organizations do to set themselves apart? 

4 health IT certifications that can advance your career

For IT pros looking to break into the rapidly growing field of healthcare, as well as health IT veterans looking for ways to move up the ranks, health IT certifications can offer a substantial career boost. 

Report: Plenty of jobs available for those with EHR skills

While the overall job market isn’t so hot, job seekers possessing skills and experience with electronic health record (EHR) systems are finding themselves in high demand. 

New site aims to help fill health IT jobs

A new website is trying to help providers find consultants and contractors to hire for health IT jobs. 

15 healthcare organizations make list of top IT employers

IT pros are in better shape than many other employees in this job market, and that’s especially the case for those in health IT. 

Healthcare industry running low on IT workers

Here’s more evidence that the current job market will be good to those with skills and experience in health IT: Educators are saying healthcare tech training programs are failing to keep up with the demand for workers. 

5 reasons your best IT employees want new jobs

Despite a rough job market in other areas, a lot of organizations are trying to hire IT employees right now. That’s especially true in the health industry, and healthcare organizations may have a tough time finding and keeping qualified tech workers. 

10,000 health IT employees needed in Texas alone by next year

We’ve reported recently on the expected job growth caused by the expanded use of health IT. Here’s more evidence about exactly how many new jobs there will be for health IT professionals: 

Health IT will drive job growth through 2020, BLS says

A recent government report predicts a mixed bag for the future growth of IT jobs in the U.S. Most of the good news will come from health IT expansion.