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Bridging Gaps with Apps: CedarBridge Develops Mobile App for Patient Consent

Carol Robinson As founder of CedarBridge Group, I’ve been thinking about the complexities and commonalities of our consulting engagements. Our clients work in public and private channels; in red, blue, and purple states, large and small; and at many stages of maturity in journeying toward connected, value-based healthcare. At the core of our work, CedarBridge

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CedarBridge Attracts New Talent, Hits Major Milestone

“The first thing that has to be recognized is that one cannot train someone to be passionate–it’s either in their DNA or it’s not.” -Richard Branson It’s birthday month for CedarBridge Group! In February 2013, I mailed $100 to Oregon’s Secretary of State to file as a new business, set up a business checking account

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Panel discussion: “What’s Keeping CIOs and Security Officers Up at Night and What They are Doing About It”

Join us at the HIMSS Oregon Chapter Spring Conference on May 17th, 2016 in Portland, OR, where Carol Robinson of CedarBridge Group will moderate a panel of health IT security experts. Topics for discussion include: Lessons learned from recent high profile breaches Steps organizations can take to protect themselves, from workforce recruitment and training to investment

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First Republic Bank interviews Carol Robinson

As part of First Republic Bank’s support for International Women’s Day and gender parity, Carol Robinson sat down for an interview about balancing family and career, and on rethinking the workforce of the future. Read First Republic’s interview  

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“The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated” (Mark Twain and Meaningful Use)

Carol Robinson Acting CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt’s recent comments about the Meaningful Use program (incentivizing physicians to use electronic health record systems) are being described as the “death of MU”. Before you start picking out gravestones, remember two things. First, take a close look at what he said: “The Meaningful Use program as it has existed, will now

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