Session ID: 
MH3

Advancing Technology: The Impact on Military Medicine

11:15am - 12:15pm Monday, February 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W300

Description

Military medical organizations around the world are faced with an increasing number of challenges that can be helped and hindered by technology. Whether it’s cybersecurity or technology standards, military health IT decision makers are working to improve their technical capabilities to save lives and ensure information gets to the right professionals in a timely and secure way. This session will help healthcare delivery organizations bridge the digital divide between military and private care settings and determine the appropriate lessons learned that can be applied to improve outcomes and benefit patients. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe policy developments in military medicine and the importance of adherence to standards
  • Discuss the impact of advanced technologies and standards development on military medicine and how they can apply to other settings
  • Initiate a public dialogue on the path to secure information sharing

Level: 

Introductory