Newsday - Emerging from the Pandemic in Healthcare: What Should We Expect and How do We Reprioritize
Darrel Bodnar, CIO of North Country joins Bill for the news. As the healthcare industry emerges from the pandemic, its leaders are embarking on a major reboot of their priorities to improve the delivery of patient care. How will they shift course to navigate a changed world? Priorities that are considered in the rearrangement are: expanding digital transformation, managing a human capital crisis, and closing the equity gap. A Vizient report shows that hospitals will experience a slowing of inpatient admissions but an increase in the length of adult inpatient stays. This will lead to greater financial strain over the next decade. How are CIOs dealing with conflicting enterprise priorities? And what kinds of partnerships can rural healthcare systems embark on to help keep up?
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