Experienced Chief Information Officer makes an impact in Central California

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The Client Challenge

A large $130MM+ FQHC in Central California had just experienced a crash in its IT system that cost an estimated $1 million in lost revenue, increased expenses, and overtime to staff causing both morale and financial challenges. The aging IT system was aptly called a “brittle” system by the consultants evaluating the problem citing both hardware and software deficiencies.  The existing Chief Information Officer was dismissed and UHC was called upon to find a CIO with experience in their NextGen system as well as managing a large enterprise system in a primary care setting.

How UHC Solutions Was Able to Help

After conducting an extensive national search, five candidates bubbled to the top that could handle this size operation with a history of IT success.  The new IT leader was hired in a period of 45 days from start to finish and continues to be a key impact player for this organization resulting in an truly integrated information technology solution for the entire organization.