CIOs report they're finding it hard to recruit IT talent with the skills to work on EMRs and physician order entry systems.
Posted Mar 04 2010 10:07pm
While U.S. unemployment rate is still double digits, the health IT jobs sector is sizzling. The government's health IT stimulus programs have spawned demand for some hard-to-find skills, as IT vendors scramble to position themselves in line for stimulus funds. At the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS ) conference in Atlanta this week, some CIOs reported they're finding it hard to recruit needed talent and that they're seeing early signs of talent wars.