Participatory Leadership in Innovation

The “cloud” takes center stage in technological advances that enable the current wave of “accelerated innovation”. This acceleration shifts from traditional belief to tangible value. On demand functionality of cloud computing is the foundation of Fogo Data Centers. Our team has a wide range of expertise in EMR, HIPAA, Health…

Privacy and Security Diligence in 2017

The transition to a DJT administration should not have a significant immediate impact on HIPAA enforcement – but CISO’s and CIO’s are concerned because of the uncertainty. Currently, the OCR’s Federal Privacy Rule gives you rights over your health information and sets rules and limits on who can look at…

What Sets Fogo Data Centers Apart?

  Fogo Data Centers are provider, facility, system, and EHR agnostic.  We work with Healthcare IT solutions across the spectrum of functionality. We can help break down the walls to interoperability and bridge the giant chasm between design and science. The HIPAA paradigm shift was the first step in securing data ownership. Interoperability…

Why We Must #Unthink Healthcare – Page 2

    As I was preparing for an IntrepidNow podcast with Joe Lavelle, my wife Debbie and I were discussing the #Unthink movement. Her perspective reflects those of a software developer, as well as a patient. They reflect the meaning portrayed so eloquently on my #walkinggallery jacket by Regina Holliday. They are the substance…

We Must #Unthink Healthcare – A #pinksocks Story

I’ve worked in healthcare IT and related fields since the early 1990s.  In 2000 I joined a then-startup EMR company. You may have heard of it – Greenway Health.  As an attorney, digitizing health records seemed like a great idea, so I signed on as VP, Secretary, General Counsel &…

Securing Healthcare Data in the Cloud

As healthcare organizations embark on the improved use of data sets, from analytics to precision medicine and value based care, Cybersecurity rises to the number one concern for CIO’s. How secure is your cloud based data strategy? Consideration must be given to the different models of service With each delivery…