We believe healthcare will be digital. But unstructured data and a lack of analytical capability keep providers from unlocking the full potential of their organizations. By managing data as a strategic asset, providers will gain unprecedented insight into clinical and non-clinical processes. They will be able to leverage powerful analytical tools, including AI technologies, to improve decision making. Digital technologies will bring patients and care teams closer together. A cultural shift to a digital mindset, coupled with new technology, will enable development of a continuously improving learning health system.
Digitalizing healthcare is the key enabler for Expanding precision medicine, Transforming care delivery, and Improving patient experience.
Ultimately, digitalizing healthcare enables providers to achieve better outcomes at lower costs. To make this possible four steps are critical:
“I absolutely think that organizations need to embrace digital. There is no way around it. An organization that is not embracing digital is going to not be around very much longer.“
Healthcare delivery has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic and digitalization has become a key component transforming the healthcare landscape.
Read up about the status of healthcare digitalization around the globe in Insights Series issue 16 "Who are the leaders in digital health and what can we learn from them in times of COVID-19?"
To learn about the key steps a healthcare organization can take to accelerate digital transformation for success, read Insights Series issue 12 "This changes everything"
Smart hospitals, artificial intelligence and the internet of medical things – the topic of digital health has many buzzwords. Our thought leaders give you their insights on what is important to transform healthcare.
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How to bring patient-centered care to where health happens
Bringing patient-centered care to when and where it is needed outside the traditional hospital setting is a rapidly rising demand. Healthcare leaders from around the world discuss how this new era of care will evolve, and how to build scalable models.
Healthcare leaders from around the world discuss how innovative models, tools, and partnerships can help to close the care gaps intensified by the pandemic, and remove barriers to accessing the best care possible.