Future Focused Initiatives
Distributed Care Strategy
As care moves to lower-cost venues outside the hospital, traditional care models start to break down — adherence, patient monitoring, and staff management become more challenging and complicated. New business models and processes will be needed to make this model of care a viable reality.
What types of services and benefits can be designed to keep people well versus treating them once they’re sick? In addition to economic benefits for hospitals, insurance companies, and employers, wellness care and support services for healthy lifestyle changes are powerful ways to empower patients on their healthcare journey.
Digital Patient Experience
Many people can access their health records online today. But that digital experience is still largely siloed (within a single healthcare system) or transactional (focused on little more than records access, appointment booking, or bill payments). The race is on to provide a more complete, more holistic digital patient experience — a digital front door and beyond.
Banking Turmoil, Cost Cuts, Layoffs and More: How to Manage Through the Current Gloom and Doom
Economic uncertainty calls for strategic action, not just contraction measures. Dev Patnaik explains in Forbes how senior leaders can keep their organizations future-focused and invested in the right growth initiatives.
Future Focused: Stanford Children’s Health Reinvents the Future of Complex Pediatric Care
The nationally ranked Stanford Children’s, is one of the only hospitals exclusively dedicated to pediatric and obstetric care. But their award-winning standard of care wasn’t always a given. By taking a future focused approach, they reinvented the complex care delivery model, changing lives while shaping the future of healthcare.
5 Ways to Lead with a Future Focused Mindset
Why is it so difficult to focus on the future? Or at the very least, avoid getting blindsided by it? For disrupted companies like Kodak or Blackberry, the problem was clearly not a lack of effort or ability to innovate. As it turns out the problem lies in how we’re all hard-wired to think.