Innovating Through COVID-19: A New Normal in Digital Health Solutions

July 16, 10:00am, MDT - 11:00am, MDT




What you'll learn

This discussion is the third in a four-part COVID-19 and the Acceleration of Digital Health webinar series featuring thought leadership from the HIMSS Digital Influencers.

The first discussion in this series, COVID-19 & The New Healthcare Journey: Meeting Patients, Consumers Where They Are takes a 360 degree look at the lasting impact the virus will have on how people experience and what society expects from the healthcare system moving forward.

The second discussion in this series, COVID-19 and the Continuum of Care: Calls to Action for Health Leaders, explores major considerations for health service providers to properly pivot and lead amid a stressed and evolving health ecosystem.

Given these paradigm shifts, digital health solution innovators become even more vital partners in helping providers deliver meaningful care experiences – to consumers, patients, health workers, other health systems alike.

So, what does a new normal in digital health solutions and innovation look like during and after COVID-19?

A full stack of health innovators, advisors and entrepreneurs in Chrissa McFarlane, Jen Horonjeff, PhD, Justin Gernot and Matthew Fisher will discuss opportunities and required considerations for solutions designers to lead with empathy and purpose through and beyond the pandemic. 

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss current, future state of digital health technology culture as society reckons with injustice, inequity and health crisis
  • Understand the imperative of getting diverse user feedback on digital health solutions in order to create the most inclusive health innovations
  • Identify and explore regulations, policy that help streamline digital health innovation
  • Explore new opportunities for data and analytics to democratize insight, information between digital health companies and their care partners