Session ID: 
126

How can Smart Communities be Healthy Communities? A Global Perspective

10:00am - 11:00am Wednesday, March 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W307A

Description

Communities across the globe are investing public and private resources with the intent of creating Smart cities, communities, and nations. Often driven by the demands of urbanization or the need to modernize systems and services, a growing number of communities are leveraging 21st Century technologies that will benefit citizens by improving the health and wellbeing of citizens. This session will highlight U.S. and international examples of Smart communities and a vision on how this movement will evolve going forward.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the role that Smart Communities and Cities can play in transforming health systems and improve population health outcomes
  • Describe how existing and emerging technologies can break down silos across the spectrum of care and enable better health outcomes
  • Identify new insights for governments, healthcare providers and technologists on how they can collaborate to integrate technologies successfully into their operations for improved patient care and quality of life

Speaker(s)

Chief Medical Officer,
Esri
Senior Business Advisor,
Health Capital Helsinki
State Health Officer,
North Dakota Department of Health
President and CEO,
Technology Association of Oregon

Continuing Education Credits

CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience

CIO/CTO/CTIO/Senior IT
Government or Public Policy Professional
Public Health Practitioner

Level

Introductory