A Look at the Health IT Software Development Lifecycle – Fun Friday

It’s Friday in the heart of summer. Hopefully you’re able to be out there on the beach, at the pool, or enjoying the beautiful mountains somewhere. We know you’ll have your phone with you anyway when you get this email, so hopefully we can offer you a bit of health IT entertainment as you enjoy your weekend.

This edition of Fun Friday starts with this incredible cartoon which shows the challenging health IT software development lifecycle:

I wonder if we should start describing health IT implementations using the pictures above. Which of these phases have you experienced in your EHR implementation?

This other tweet sounds a little bit like some people in health IT as well:

Have a great weekend!

About the author

John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of HealthcareScene.com, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference, EXPO.health, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.