About Us

HealthTech explores technology and healthcare issues — and shares success stories — relevant to IT leaders and managers at healthcare and senior care organizations evaluating and implementing solutions. HealthTech is published by CDW, which is headquartered in Vernon Hills, Ill.

CDW is a leading multibrand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. A Fortune 500 company with multinational capabilities, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs more than 8,900 coworkers. For the trailing twelve months ended September 30, 2018, the company generated net sales of approximately $16 billion. For more information about CDW, please visit www.CDW.com.

Ryan Petersen
Ryan Petersen
Editor in Chief

Ryan has been a magazine and newspaper editor for 18 years, with the last 12 covering a variety of bases for CDW’s family of tech magazines. As Editor in Chief, he works on developing editorial strategy and is always on the lookout for new writing talent and sharing great stories with the IT world. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, biking and obsessively following Iowa Hawkeye sports and Cubs baseball.

Ricky Ribeiro
Ricky Ribeiro
Editorial Director

Ricky has been a content creator for more than 10 years with a strong background and emphasis in digital content and interactive storytelling. For more than 8 years, Ricky has helped shape the evolving integrated content strategy for HealthTech, shepherding the program through different redesigns and the emergence of several new content types. When not immersed in all things health and IT, Ricky indulges his deep love of comic books, super heroes and video games.

Kevin Joy
Kevin Joy
Managing Editor

Kevin Joy is the managing editor of HealthTech and joins the team after having served as an editor for two news sites for Michigan Medicine. Prior to that, he spent a decade as a features and general assignment reporter for The Columbus Dispatch.

Jean Dal Porto
Jean Dal Porto
Senior Editor

Jean has worked in the publishing industry for over 20 years, and brings her experience as a medical editor to her role as senior editor of HealthTech magazine. As a Chicago native who currently lives in southeastern Wisconsin, she remains a die-hard Cubs and Blackhawks fan. In her life outside of work, you’ll find her galloping across a field on one of her Morgan horses, with her two Labradors in pursuit.

Andrew Steger
Andrew Steger
Web Editor

Andrew is the web editor for HealthTech magazine. His experience includes marketing for a major IT services company and digital strategy for WashingtonExec.

Art and Design
Kevin Hambel
David Vogin
Lance Pettiford
Lance Drs
Tina Arcomone
Brittany Hansard
Eric Norton
Copy Editors
Allison Leopold
Shauna Miller
Ellen Wu
Project Managers
Hanorah Srihari
Macy Kinde
Production Managers
Lori Orient
Hanorah Srihari
Photo Editor
Sara Elder
Circulation
Eugene Lee
Partner Advertising
Karl Schulz
Vice President, CDW Healthcare
Christine Holloway
Directors of Sales
Jonathan Karl
Tom Maloney
Dennis Morley
Gus Vlahos
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Editorial Calendar

Read the editorial calendar for the quarterly print magazine.

Q1-19

Themes
Changing the Way Users Work
Mobility
IoT
Managing Risk
Security
Upgrading and Preparing for the Future
Cloud
Trending
Enhancing and Fortifying Mobility and Connectivity to Improve Patient Care
Data Protection in The Cloud; What are The Best Tools and the Right Use Cases?
How to Recover from a Ransomware Attack
Strategic Innovation Enhances Senior Care
2019 Technology Trends in Healthcare
Windows 7 EOS/Windows 10 migration
Tech to Watch
Mobile Device Management
Intent-Based Networking
Deep Learning AI
AR/VR in senior care
Blockchain
Events
HIMSS (February)

Q2-19

Themes
Transforming the Customer Experience
Mobility
IoT
Changing the Way Users Work
Collaboration
Managing Risk
Data Center (Backup and Services)
Trending
Leverage Navigation and Networking to Chart a Path to a Better Patient Experience
Foundational Technology Enhances Medical Imaging Efficiency
Move Operations to the Cloud to Improve Staff Productivity and Communications
Choosing the Right Risk Assessment
Cloud Access Security Brokers
Tech to Watch
Smartwatches in Healthcare
Biometric Patient Identification
Cloud Collaboration Solutions
Flash Storage
5G
Drones in healthcare
Events
American Telemedicine Association Annual Meeting (April)

Q3-19

Themes
Transforming the Customer Experience
Collaboration
Security
Cloud
Managing Risk
Security
Services
Networking
Upgrading and Preparing for the Future
Trending
Leverage Data Analytics and Visualization to Enhance Your Care Operation
Finding the Right Mobile Solution for Medicine Management
How Technology Prompts the Evolution of the Prescription Process
How Healthcare Organizations Benefit from Cloud Delivered Security
Managing cloud computing and HIPAA
Tech to Watch
Data Visualization Platforms
Mobile Apps
Video Surveillance
3D Printing
SaaS
What’s Next in Telemedicine?
Data and predictive analytics transforms healthcare
Events
50 Must-Read Health IT Bloggers to Watch (August)

Q4-19

Themes
Changing the Way Users Work
Collaboration
Cloud
Managing Risk
Preparing for the Future
Data Center
Mobility
Security
Software
Services
Transforming the Customer Experience
Trending
Prioritize Endpoint Management for Improved Security and Efficiency
Service Management Solutions Solve Operational Challenges
Modernize Your Organization’s Data Center
2020 Emerging Technologies in Healthcare
Tech to Watch
Endpoint Security Solutions
Ingestible Sensors that Provide Big Data on Patients
Hyperconvergence
Hybrid Cloud
Clinical Mobile Computers for Workflow Efficiency
3D Printing in Healthcare
Events
Leading Age (senior care) (October)
National Health IT Week (October)
15 Health IT Social Media Influencers Worth a Follow (October)
National Cyber Security Awareness Month (October)
CHIME Fall Forum (October)
Jan 19 2017