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Why Cybersecurity in the Healthcare Industry Requires a Holistic Approach

Data privacy has been thrust into the spotlight this year, with several high-profile breaches and new global threats seemingly popping up each day. While information security is important for all consumer industries, healthcare organizations possess highly-sensitive personal data and therefore have a critical responsibility to keep their patients safe. According to a report by cybersecurity […]

How Healthcare Providers Can Use Technology to Their Advantage

While healthcare providers’ primary responsibility is to their patients, of course, maintaining a healthy business is still of considerable importance. As technology has become increasingly complex, healthcare leaders have faced new challenges in ensuring stability and growth for their organizations. According to a recent Forbes article by healthcare reporter Claire Rychlewski, poor implementation and management […]

HealthTECH Partner UnitedHealth Group Crushes Earnings

United Health Group Sign, Healthtech Resources, Inc., Healthcare IT, Phoenix, AZ.

HealthTECH is very proud to be a Top Tier Supplier of Trizetto Facets talent to UnitedHealth Group for the past 10 years. We specialize in providing ALL skill sets on the Facets application to UnitedHealth Group, and are a Top Supplier of talent to their strongest subsidiary, OPTUM Health nationwide. Congratulations to our partner, UnitedHealth […]

Meaningful Use in the ER: Interview with Dr. Whitney Kiebel

Andy Slavitt Death Knell

The writing has been on the wall for years and CMS has read it. While the Meaningful Use program may have achieved its goal of widespread EHR adoption, the time has come to focus on performance and patient outcomes. While the program can be hailed for catalyzing a wave of modernization in the healthcare industry, it can […]

IT Consultant Profile on Matt Perdue

Photo of sunlit sky with rock formation, Healthtech Resources, Inc., Healthcare IT, Phoenix, AZ.

An excellent example of a value-driven staffing firm is when a consultant places their loyalty and respect in the company they work with. Senior healthcare IT consultant Matt Perdue can testify to the power of these values at HealthTECH Resources, Inc. (HTR). Matt has worked with HTR for the last 20 years. In fact, Matt […]

We Provide Top IT Talent for Payer and Provider Market

As a leading provider of top IT talent to the Payer and Provider market nationwide, HealthTECH views itself as a kind of “Sports Agent” acting on behalf of our hospital and managed healthcare insurance clients nationwide. We understand our clients resource needs and initiatives, with over 20 years of industry experience we understand who the […]

IT Consultant Profile on Teresa Smith

Teresa is a veteran healthcare IT Consultant with 18 years in the business. Over the course of her career, she’s worked with many recruiters. Teresa worked with HeathTECH Resources, Inc. (HTR) for four years and considers HTR an easy stand out as the “best recruiting firm” she’s worked with. We recently spoke with Teresa about […]

How to ‘Be’ the CIO Your Organization Needs in 2016

In our recent post, “How Technology is Affecting Hospitals from the Top Down: The Role of Today’s CIO,” we addressed the evolving CIO role and the gap that’s formed in the traditional IT department. We highlighted the one way to fill this void – through the empowerment of your team. However, more is needed to […]

What happens if UnitedHealth Opts out of ObamaCare?

By Larry Hodge, CEO HealthTECH Resources, Inc. UnitedHealth Group is forecasting losses and considering an early exit from the Obamacare exchanges. With 20+ years of past experience in the healthcare IT industry, I believe that this would create problems for the payer market. How will this affect the healthcare IT sector, as those 3 ½ […]