M&A continues at an accelerated pace, and for most health systems, this is the biggest bet they will make. Paying attention to IT and technology enablement early-on can mean the difference between partnership success and failure. IT — as the “central nervous systems” of the current and future healthcare organizations — should be considered a “force multiplier” which can accelerate and enable the strategic initiatives which further the goals of the partnership. For CIOs, delivering on these high-stakes expectations is no easy task. Join this session to hear one organization’s journey and the practices that leading health systems are using to ensure technology enables the goals of the partnership and avoid common pitfalls.