In healthcare, change is hard, and requires many players in a complex ecosystem to do something new. It involves selling a vision, engaging early advocates, and then showing tangible results and benefits.
Communities have the answers to be the change. Our job is to listen and amplify their voices! Communities are poised to be changemakers and need the support of technology to amplify and connect their work.
Modernizing the public health data infrastructure. Expanding telehealth. Combatting information blocking. These are just a few examples of the public policy work the HIMSS Government Relations team continues to engage in as we kick off 2020.
Google Health Chief Health Officer and former National Coordinator for Health IT Karen B. DeSalvo, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc., will keynote the 6th Annual National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved Summit at HIMSS20.
To improve health outcomes, reduce costs and create a better experience for our patients, health systems need to make better use of their data — and that’s one of the big areas where healthcare intersects with technology.
Global health systems leaders are invited to participate in the research via an online survey, which will help measure digital health technology adoption and emerging strategies for patient experience and physician burnout in today’s increasingly digital healthcare delivery environment.