HealthLeaders Media July 31, 2020
Christopher Cheney

Healthcare leaders share perspectives on innovation and discuss initiatives such as training clinicians for end-of-life conversations.


– Ariadne Labs’ serious illness conversation model includes how to share a prognosis and how to explore key topics such goals and sources of strength.

– ProMedica’s chief medical information officer describes how the health system standardized coronavirus care across a collection of disparate hospitals.

– Fairview Health Service’s chief information officer explains why transformation is a preferable term compared to innovation.

Innovation initiatives during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic were the primary focus of this month’s HealthLeaders Innovation Exchange.

For health systems, hospitals, and physician practices, innovation has been critically important during the COVID-19 pandemic. For example, healthcare providers have...