What is your IT budget in Asia?

There is a massive variation on IT budget in the US vs China. CIOs that have traditionally worked in north america will be shocked as to how much money is spent on IT in China. The labor pool is cheaper, but this difference in dollars allocated for technology is significant.

This chart provides the context. How will you go about developing your IT organization if you have discovered this?

As I am helping a world-class health system develop their presence internationally, I will be happy to share my insights.




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ABOUT David Chou

David Chou serves as the SVP/CIO for a public academic health system.  Chou has held executive roles with the Cleveland Clinic, Children's Mercy Hospital, University Of Mississippi Medical Center, AHMC Healthcare, and Prime Healthcare.  

David is a dynamic keynote speaker and industry commentator working with clients to transform their business models using technology. He has spoken around the world at healthcare tech-related conference including keynotes for leading industry events and intimate executive settings. Chou is also one of the most mentioned CIOs in the media and well quoted in outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, Modern Healthcare, HIMSS Media, ZDNet, CIO.com, Huffington Post, and Becker's Healthcare.  David is an active member of both ACHE and HIMSS while serving on the board for CHIME. 



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