Becker's Healthcare October 15, 2021
This year has been ripe with opportunities to improve healthcare delivery through digital innovation. Below, 10 executives from health systems across the country share the project they’ve been most proud of in 2021.
Editor’s note: Responses have been lightly edited for clarity and style.
Karen Murphy, PhD, RN. Chief Innovation Officer at Geisinger (Danville, Pa.): While the past year has been challenging, it has accelerated opportunities to leverage technology in transforming healthcare delivery. During the pandemic, we had to figure out the best way to manage care outside of the clinics and hospitals. At Geisinger, we developed a new model of care for patients with chronic diseases called ConnectedCare365.
The traditional model for chronic disease management involved case managers monitoring patients...