Optimization isn’t a one-time thing; it’s an “ever-present project for us to continue to make the system more efficient, make it more user-friendly and take advantage of all of the features and functionality it has to offer,” says CIO Tom Kurtz.
As care is increasingly delivered in outpatient environments, there’s a growing need for facilities that leverage technology and building design to enable a smooth healing process, says Daniel Barchi.
As clinicians become more tech-savvy and administrators develop a better understanding of technology’s impact, a partnership is taking shape that CIO Matthew Kull hopes will result in improved outcomes.
In this segment, Sajid Ahmed talks about the one thing he would’ve done differently in building a hospital from the ground up, the trap hospital leaders fall into, and the innovation that trumps all the rest.
SXSW Pediatric Health Pitch & TMC Think Tank
“There are so many ideas coming at you.”
Focus on portals
Telehealth — “It will give us the ability to spread our wings further.”
The “gotcha” with having a blank slate
Health IT today — “Despite the amount of work, it’s still a lot of fun.”