Mike Haymaker

Healthcare Industry Marketing

No Longer with Cisco

Mike Haymaker has over 20 years of healthcare experience in his professional background. At Cisco, Mike is responsible for the execution of Cisco's healthcare marketing strategy and initiatives in the US and Canada.

Prior to joining Cisco, Mike Haymaker was the Global Healthcare Industry Manager for Sun Microsystems for nearly six years, and was responsible for Sun's worldwide healthcare strategy and marketing programs.

Prior to Sun, Mike was with Aetna Inc. for 16 years, where he served as Global Vice President for Aetna International, and devoted nearly a decade to developing Aetna's IT capabilities in the Asia-Pacific and South American markets.

Mike holds a BA in Political Science from Central Connecticut State University, and is a graduate of the Executive Program in Managed Healthcare at the Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration at the University of Missouri, Kansas City.


February 7, 2014


Earn 3.25 CPHIMS/CAHIMS CE hours at Cisco Connected Health Summit at HIMSS14

Want to earn 3.25 continuing education (CE) hours while learning first-hand about successful patient engagement strategies?  Attend the 7th Annual Community for Connected Health Summit on February 25 during the HIMSS14 Annual Conference & Exhibition and earn 3.25 CE units for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of CPHIMS or CAHIMS. Customers from healthcare organizations […]

January 29, 2014


Cisco Extended Care Improves Patient Engagement

Cisco’s new Extended Care Solution enables patient engagement and care team collaboration at any time and from anywhere including home, office and other remote locations.  Cisco Extended Care is a new browser-based health and wellness collaboration solution platform that features ad hoc and scheduled video consults, secure messaging, customizable pre-appointment questionnaires, a video library platform and […]

January 16, 2014


Register Now to Attend the Cisco Connected Health Summit at HIMSS14

On February 25, Cisco will sponsor the 7th Annual Community for Connected Health Summit during the HIMSS14 Annual Conference & Exhibition. This year’s agenda promises to be the best one ever! Customers from healthcare organizations can attend the Summit at no additional cost by registering for the HIMSS14 Annual Conference at the same time and […]

January 7, 2014


Creating Collaboration across the Care Continuum: A Customer Approach to Healthcare

Barbara Casey, Senior Executive Director for Healthcare Business Transformation at Cisco, recently wrote about challenges that patients face when navigating the continuum of care in our currently disconnected care settings.  In an effort to assist patients, technology companies are beginning to shift their focus to take advantage of network technology to personalize the patient experience. […]

December 20, 2013


Cisco Brings Joy for One Very Special Family Reunion

Every year for the last seven years, Cisco and its Santa Connection program have brought video collaboration technologies to hospitals across North America for child patients to virtually connect with Santa Claus in the North Pole. The children get the opportunity to ask Santa what they want for Christmas either by video chatting on iPads […]

December 5, 2013


Santa visits Children’s Hospitals using Cisco Video Technology

December is here and that means that Santa Claus is putting the final touches on his list and checking it twice. For the seventh year, Cisco is teaming up with hospitals across the Americas to provide children who are hospitalized during the holidays the opportunity to show Santa what good little boys and girls they’ve […]

October 22, 2013


Care Networking, Care Anywhere, Care Customization

Join Cisco, Intel, and other leading healthcare and  technology organizations for a series of leadership webcasts on October 23-24 that address the top challenges facing healthcare and IT professionals today.  The third annual Intel Health & Life Sciences Innovation Summit will focus on relevant topics such as care networking, how mobility expands care from the […]

September 3, 2013


New Solution: Cisco Virtual Patient Observation

No longer does your organization need to incur the sometimes unreimbursed cost of hiring one-on-one patient sitters, dedicating staff that can be better utilized elsewhere, or imposing on distressed family members to sit by their family member’s bedside around the clock. With Cisco Virtual Patient Observation, centralized staff can observe multiple high-risk patients over your […]

May 15, 2013


Cisco Grants Strategy Team can help you Secure Grant Funding

If you visited the Cisco booth at last week’s ATA 2013 conference, you might have had the opportunity to speak onsite with a member of the Cisco Grants Strategy Team.  But if you didn’t, we want you to know that the Cisco Grants Strategy Team is still available to help. We find that many organizations […]