Towards a Fast Track in Digital Health Innovation Part 2: Case Studies of Select Applications from Sheba Medical Center | Tel Aviv, Israel

Dec 13, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Virtual Event
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Guest Speaker(s):

Eyal Zimlichman, MD, MsC
Chief Medical Officer and Chief Innovation Officer | Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel 

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Sheba Medical Center, Israel's largest academic medical center, has been ahead of the curve in both health information technology infrastructure and research and development efforts for quite some time. Building on this legacy and with the aim to accelerate innovation in digital health, Sheba Medical Center has recently implemented a new strategy – Accelerate, Redesign and Collaborate (ARC).

As a follow-up to Part 1, “Towards a Fast Track in Digital Health Innovation: Setting the Strategy and Infrastructure,” in this presentation Chief Medical Officer and Chief Innovation Officer, Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, will showcase select case studies of innovations in digital health developed through this unique program. Solutions, such as AI applications aimed at preventing medication errors, optimizing patient placement in the post-acute care arena, analytic tools that allow for diagnosing hospital acquired infections, and innovative new telemedicine programs, will be highlighted. These applications present successful collaborations between startups and the teams at Sheba Medical Center, starting from design and development, to proof of concept and system wide role out.

Learning Objectives

  1. Define critical elements required to create the right environment that facilitates accelerated innovations in digital health
  2. Explore innovative telemedicine programs developed at the ARC innovation center
  3. Describe the development of new analytic tools leveraging structured and unstructured data 

  4. Evaluate the application of big data methodologies for the development of decision support tools

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Shelley Price, MS, FHIMSS
Director, Payer and Life Sciences
Digital Health, innovation, big data, AI, Mobile and Telehealth, Precision Medicine, Virtual (and Augmented) Reality, Clinical & Business Intelligence, Health IT, Global, HIMSS