Solutions, Strategies and Success: How Can Telemedicine Help?
10:30am - 11:30amWednesday, March 7
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
The lure and idea of telehealth is often irresistible - using technology to efficiently bring care to wherever the patients are, no matter how remote. Unfortunately, even after decades of work and millions in federal funds, the promise of telemedicine to eliminate many geographic disparities has not been uniformly realized. Telemedicine has been a game changer for several healthcare ecosystems despite ongoing challenges facing the industry. Learn how one health system used telehealth to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes while lowering its costs, developed collaborative care teams from a distance, and built new partnerships with stakeholders outside the hospital walls. This session will address barriers, opportunities and the future of telehealth in this thought-provoking session.