Turning Lemons into Lemonade: How COVID-19 Disruptions Pave the Way for Healthcare Innovation
The pandemic has battered the U.S. healthcare system, creating a series of care access issues that still haven’t been fully resolved. Patients were turned away from hospitals and doctors’ offices; others simply kept their distance for fear of contracting COVID at these medical facilities. Even now, in a post-vaccine world, people still are not using healthcare services at the same rate they were prior to the pandemic. Fortunately, the disruption caused by the pandemic has also created an environment amenable to unprecedented innovation and change.
In a recent article for Healthcare Business Today, Ben Sawyer, VP of Market Development at ABOUT, outlines several considerations that can help health systems turn pandemic-related challenges into opportunities to achieve peak performance. COVID-19 has only accelerated the expansion of care delivery outside of traditional settings. This shift makes enterprise resource care orchestration capabilities more important than ever.
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