Amy Young

Marketing Manager


Amy joined the Cisco marketing team in 2016 as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) in healthcare, helping translate Cisco’s digital transformation message for our healthcare and life science audiences.

Amy’s 18+ year career in healthcare began in the risk management department of a professional liability insurance company. From there, she went on to hold positions in medical education, pharmaceutical advertising, and clinical trial software marketing. At Cisco, she’s focused on marketing strategy and content development for the U.S. healthcare vertical. With an eye for a good story, she’s passionate about creating B2H (business to human) content that resonates.

Amy lives in Cary, NC with her husband and young daughter. When not working, you’ll find her training for her next half marathon or triathlon – and probably planning a trip somewhere.


December 20, 2018


Top five blog posts of 2018: See what you missed

Goodbye, 2018.  For the healthcare industry, it was another bumpy ride, and U.S. policy is STILL anything but settled. But politics aside, digital transformation in healthcare hasn't slowed down. To...

December 5, 2018


Three ways to seize the innovation opportunity in Health IT

What can you do with more connected patients, providers, and staff? How can patients benefit from video, mobility, and more? Questions like these are sparking inspiration for healthcare leaders....

October 15, 2018


Ask a cybersecurity expert: What are the top 4 tips for securing health data?

Senior Security Consultant Keith Rabbin shares his top 4 tips for avoiding data breaches and HIPAA-related criminal penalties.

August 30, 2018


Overcoming Healthcare’s catch-22: How to ditch these five risky habits

Security. Efficiency. Do you ever feel like you have to pick one or the other? Healthcare professionals walk this difficult tightrope every day. On the one hand, you need...

August 2, 2018


The new essential device for healthcare

The other day I had a scare. It was late afternoon and I had just picked my daughter up from preschool. As I helped her get buckled into her car...

July 10, 2018


The data breach is coming from inside the hospital

It's an old trope in horror movies: "The call is coming from inside the house!" For healthcare professionals, there's a similar tale that's almost as scary — and unfortunately, real. Find out how a modern data center can help stop healthcare insider data leaks.

June 14, 2018


Forget free lunch. This is the work perk healthcare professionals really want.

Whether you're a clinician or an executive, the healthcare workforce experience can be equal parts rewarding and challenging. There's the changing regulations. A never-ending stream of patients with time-sensitive needs....

May 18, 2018


Is your EHR performance affecting patient satisfaction?

The other day, my professional and personal lives collided when I had a routine doctor's appointment. You know the drill: They call your name, you go back, get weighed (ugh),...

February 15, 2018


Equipping the modern healthcare workforce

Are you old enough to remember professional work life before the internet? If so, you know that way the world works is changing—fast. And yes, that includes healthcare.