Frustrated with your information technology (IT) department? Most likely the answer is yes but what if your job was running the IT department for Erickson Retirement Communities which includes 23 communities in 12 states serving over 21,000 seniors and the support staff associated with the entire company? If you’re interested in learning about the technology and the thought process behind this senior living company’s technology infrastructure, read the Enterprise Leadership interview of John Lambeth, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Erickson. The interview talks about Erickson’s overall IT strategy and how it integrates into all areas of its business operations including planning, construction and operations and addresses solutions by specific vendors including its plan for Electronic Medical Record (EMR) technology. Get to know the “geek squad”, they will be critical in the development of affordable senior living solutions whether you like it or not.
For the full text of the interview, click here.