Mandy Roth is the innovations editor at HealthLeaders.
CHIME keynote speaker Robin Farmanfarmaian outlines how retailers and startups are transforming the healthcare landscape and how health systems can jump in to create new revenue streams.
Vocera Smartbadge, an AI-powered platform that matches patients to clinical trials, and the technology behind COVID-19 vaccines are cited.
Further interoperability work is necessary to fuel telehealth, care at home, and social determinants of health initiatives, says HIMSS leader Hal Wolf.
A panel of innovation executives share insights that will help health leaders build the healthcare system of the future.
Traction is expected on a national patient identifier, and telehealth policies have bipartisan support; health IT will play a key role in a COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Healthcare IT will play a leading role in bridging the gaps the pandemic revealed, says HIMSS president and CEO Hal Wolf.
GE Healthcare's Command Center technology also helps eliminate 20,000 excess days and reduces average length of stay by half a day, the 1,006-bed hospital reports.
Sentara is focused on digital transformation using proprietary cloud-based architecture.
Cleveland Clinic teams with Astrotech subsidiary to further develop existing device to detect COVID-19.
Stakeholders must focus on needs related to the pandemic, says ONC national coordinator; the administration is still committed to placing patients' health information at their 'fingertips.'