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Advancing Quality and Safety Through Digital Transformation

2:30pm - 3:30pm Wednesday, March 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center


Digital technologies and artificial intelligence tools are advancing rapidly, yet the capacity to adopt and scale these technologies to advance quality healthcare delivery has evolved more slowly. This presentation will describe the development of a digital health ecosystem framework for global health systems, that mobilizes health data, flows data in real time to patients and provider teams to inform decisions, enables learning across global health systems to inform health system leaders of outcomes and the conditions under which best outcomes are achieved for population segments. The opportunity of a digital heath ecosystem to advance learning across global health systems will be described, which focuses on empowering and connecting citizens globally to healthcare services when and where they are most needed. The digital health ecosystem mobilizes health resources, enabled by digital infrastructure, to advance equity in access to health teams to support citizens to manage their health and wellness.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the process for the development of the digital health ecosystem framework
  • Examine the consumer trends in adoption of digital technologies and compare with digital technologies in health systems
  • Examine consumer needs and values relative to how health ecosystems can achieve value and impact for consumers
  • Describe the features of a digital health ecosystem to advance health system sustainability well into the future


Director of Clinical Research,
HIMSS Analytics

Continuing Education Credits



Advocacy Grp Focus on Pt, Family Mbr, Caregiver
Clinical Informaticists
Research and Development Professional