A HIMSS Event | SANTA CLARA, CA | SEPT. 16-18, 2019
By Heather Munro, freelance writer focusing on emerging technology.
From blockchain to AI to mobile apps, it’s no secret that technology is transforming healthcare. Startups and providers alike are racing to improve how healthcare is delivered. One of their biggest challenges? How to innovate.
The Innovation Symposium at HIMSS19 provided tactical guidance and proven practices to address the challenges of healthcare innovation. From the importance of innovators and providers teaming up to health systems and payers being part of the disruption, attendees of the symposium heard that regardless of who is initiating the change, innovation must solve problems for consumers.
Additionally, at HIMSS19, Lisa Simpson, CEO of AcademyHealth, outlined the different types of innovation she sees disrupting the healthcare industry. To learn more, watch: Unpacking innovation in the healthcare market.