Structural and nontechnical barriers to innovation are a big reasons why technical innovation is so challenging. The need to integrate telemedicine quickly and an opportunity for a better patient care model caused a digital transformation road map to accelerate. The COVID-19 crisis put laser focus on how clear it is that data and advanced analytics can be powerful weapons in the fight against pandemics.
These are some of the lessons learned by chief information officers during the past year or so as the healthcare industry has been tossed and turned by the COVID-19 pandemic. The CIOs in this tenth installment of our Health IT Lessons Learned in the COVID-19 Era feature series explain these lessons and how they are going to apply them moving forward. Read More