November 29 - December 2, 2020
| Digital

Creating the Digital Workplace - Breaking the Status Quo! Leveraging the Digital Workplace to Improve Quality and Patient Safety

Patient harm in healthcare is one of the top ten causes of death and disability across the globe, according to the World Healthcare Organisation. To combat this threat, the most advanced healthcare providers are building a digital workplace with an impressive armory of technological solutions. Join this session to learn how state-of-the-art hospitals in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and beyond are leveraging technology and advanced analytics to improve quality and safety in every aspect of patient care. Explore digital innovations that are improving diagnostic accuracy and reducing prescribing errors, including AI solutions, hospital smart rooms linked to bedside devices, fully integrated electronic patient records, robotics, e-learning platforms and more. Leave this session with ideas you can action to leverage digital technology to improve quality and patient safety in your workplace.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand how the digital workplace contributes to improved quality and safety of care

  • Learn from examples of cutting-edge technologies that are leading to quality and safety improvements in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s most advanced hospitals

  • Examine the practicalities and challenges of creating a digital workplace with valuable lessons to apply to your hospital or clinic.

Session Details

December 1, 2020
14:00 - 14:40


  • CPD


Rahul Goyal
Consultant Family Medicine
Abu Dhabi
Mohammed Alhajjy
Medical Informatics Specialist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Charles Alessi
Chief Clinical Officer