The most valuable tool for clinicians is one that goes beyond simply providing information and delivers actionable data that can guide in decision-making, says Adam Glasofer, MD, Chief Innovation Officer at Virtua Health.
Despite the unfortunate timing of being released right as COVID-19 reached pandemic status, the final rule on interoperability and patient access is a significant step for the industry, says Michael Lipinski of ONC.
One thing COVID-19 has demonstrated? The healthcare industry will bounce back, but it’s never going to be quite the same – and in some ways, that’s a positive, says Chuck Christian, CTO at Franciscan Health.
Although it was a pandemic that served as the catalyst for virtual care visits to take off, what’s just as critical is the fact that organizations like UCHealth already had the key pieces in place, said CMIO CT Lin.
The best way to rebuild patients’ trust? By providing “human centered, high quality care,” says Sylvia Romm, MD, who talks about how her team at Atlantic Health System is leveraging innovation to do that.