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Top Actions for Healthcare Delivery Organization CIOs, 2013: BYOD by Design

Published: 14 January 2013

ID: G00247912

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon


HDOs are embracing "bring your own device" to satisfy end-user mobility requirements. This brings the need for new governance, security, support and expense approaches. Clinicians require mobile applications for collaboration and care delivery, and CIOs must ensure they are secure and responsive.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand the Scope of Your BYOD Requirements Before Deciding on Policy and Technology
  • Put Mobile Policies in Place, Use Pilot Groups to Test Your Assumptions, and Make Policy Changes That Reflect Lessons Learned
  • Determine the Impact of BYOD on Your IT Infrastructure and Services Before Making Technology and Resource Decisions

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