What if there was a Platform that could “radically shorten the time to evaluate emerging companies and create an ‘innovation factory’ for collaboration?” Dr. John Halamka believes it exists, and has announced a major move to get a closer look.
The first step toward becoming a digital-centric organization? Creating a roadmap detailing “how we’re going to enable consumers to drive their own healthcare, improve access, and provide ease and convenience,” says CIO William Walders.
As the consumer and medical industries start to come together, there’s an enormous opportunity to look at the different types of data, how they can be used, and the value they can bring, says Rachel Duncombe of KLAS.
The more connected IT and digital are within an organization, the more effectively leaders can look at the technology space strategically – rather than in silos, says Shally Pannikode of WellStar Health System.
The key to being able to share knowledge gained outside of healthcare? Let it happen organically, says B.J. Moore, CIO at Providence St. Joseph Health. “It’s always better to be pulled than to push.”