As technology plays a larger role in how care is delivered, it will shift the entire structure of healthcare, including the roles of patients and physicians in seven key ways, says Robert Sundelius.
As IT organizations are continually expected to do more with less, agility and automation will emerge as key priorities, says CIO David Chou, who outlines the areas that CIOs should focus on in the coming year.
The digital storm that has hit other industries is headed for healthcare, says Bill Russell, and it’s the leader’s responsibility to have the organization pointed in the right direction and focused on the things that will matter most.
Between possible ACA repeals, storms, and the lack of an HHS Secretary, it’s been a difficult time to get the ear of politicians, but CHIIME’s team is forging ahead to advocate for cybersecurity, interoperability, and telehealth.
As the consumer movement gains traction, healthcare needs to find a way to interact with people daily and deliver customized experiences that can lead to healthier lives, says Bill Russell. And the company that can do that is Amazon.