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Strategic use of IT in health sector, areas to be supported by IT, rationale and benefits of IT

Strategic use of IT in health sector, areas to be supported by IT, rationale and benefits of IT

This video was recorded at CeGD eGovernance Academy Seminar Series (SEeHealth): The Roadmap from Concept to Practice, Ljubljana 2010. Much has been written about the need for health organizations and agencies, insurance companies, to transform their approach to patient care, from a focus on curing the sick to keeping patients healthy (or keeping their conditions from progressing to a more serious level). It's a daunting challenge, given that it involves unprecedented visibility into patients' involvement with the many parties involved with their care, including general physicians, specialists, clinicians, administrators, insurance companies, government entities sponsoring national health plans and even patients' own habits in their home and workplace. This presentation will focus on how... Show More
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