On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, our President and CEO, Joseph Smith, MD, PhD, FACC, will moderate a panel on the transformative power of technology in post-acute settings at the 2nd Annual Post-Acute Care Integration Summit in Alexandria, VA.
Called "Best Practice Learnings from Implementation Experiences: Transform PAC with Technology to Improve Patient Access and Contain Costs," the panel will also feature orthopedic surgeon Dr. Frank Aluisio, with action items that include:
- Discussing new and innovative platforms to reduce costs and improve access and patient outcomes
- How technologies like temote patient monitoring can help facilities avoid ER transfers and readmissions while enabling high-acuity, complex patients to be discharged to PAC sooner
- Overcoming the challenges of motivating facility staff to use technology