Improving the Patient Experience

Connecting the Consumer - Technology for Patient Engagement

Start Time: 11/19/2015 06:00 AM

End Time: 11/19/2015 07:00 AM

Time Zone: America/New York
Recent efforts to transform the healthcare system emphasize the vital role of patients in improving the costs and quality of care. Patient-centered medical homes, accountable care organizations, and other innovative delivery models strive to place patients at the center of their care by focusing on shared decision-making, goal setting, preventative health, and self-management. To support these objectives, healthcare providers are embracing a host of innovative tools aimed at keeping patients informed and engaged about their health. Join eHealth Initiative and InterSystems for a webinar on November 19 at 2:00 pm ET to learn more about how stakeholders are using health IT to engage patients and drive improvements in care. Speakers include: • Dr. Edward Chung (Moderator), Physician Advisor, InterSystems • Dr. Joseph Kvedar, Vice President, Connected Health, Partners HealthCare • Chanin Wendling, Director, Geisinger In Motion, Geisinger Health System