Gartner Research

HDO CIOs Must Get in Front of Mobile BYOD

Published: 20 November 2014

ID: G00263398

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon , Zafar Chaudry, M.D.


Clinicians and employees do not ask IT for permission to use their personal devices in the course of doing business. They use them when it serves their purpose, following the rules when they are meaningful and reasonable. To manage this trend, HDO CIOs must ensure the devices are safe and compliant.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify and Clarify the Important Mobile BYOD Use Cases, Constituents and Challenges
  • Involve Key Stakeholders to Create a Plan to Address BYOD Security, Support, Integration and Funding
  • Make Your Mobile BYOD Program Optional, With Incentives for Adoption
  • Use Gartner's BYOD Checklist to Determine Enterprise Readiness
  • Plan to Retire Pager Services for Clinicians as Part of a Mobile BYOD Program
  • Conclusions

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