The healthcare industry is ever evolving, with technology at the heart of a growing number of initiatives to improve the delivery of patient care, as well as the consumer experience.
Strong, influential women are at the helm of many of these efforts. Through their work, these three, and countless other women, continue to push the envelope for changing the way providers think about innovation and engagement. Read on to learn more about their efforts, and give a shout out to other women in health IT you’d like to recognize on Twitter @CDW_Healthcare.
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As CEO and Executive Director of the Thrive Center in Louisville, Ky., Sheri Rose educates senior care organizations — and the industry at large — about how and why technology is beneficial for older adults.
Our mission is focused on living and thriving, not aging and dying. We’re trying to give caregivers a feel for working with seniors.”
CEO and Executive Director of the Thrive Center
We wanted to make [Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital] one of the most technologically advanced, family-friendly hospitals around. There was a lot of consideration about how to employ technology in a way that would best support children’s health."
Dr. Natalie Pageler
Chief Medical Information Officer, Stanford Children’s Health
We wanted to use technology to improve the patient and visitor experience, and do it in a way that is not overly expensive but still incredibly valuable.”
Vice President of Information and Analytics Services, Atrium Health