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Mobilizing workstreams from surge capacity to supply chains in response to COVID-19

Published on 4/2/2020

In this March 31 Scottsdale Institute teleconference, leaders from CoxHealth and Circle Health explained how their health systems are adapting and responding to the rapidly changing COVID-19 environment. Facilitated by Dick Flanigan, FACHE, SVP of Cerner ITWorks, topics of discussion ranged from new care unit construction, rapid deployment of telehealth options, laser printing of PPE and the creative use of Ring™ cameras and iPads to safely and securely monitor patient rooms. Leaders also shared examples, lessons and actionable tactics developed from Cerner’s collaborative community of clients. The teleconference concludes with open discussion and questions.


  • Facilitator: Dick Flanigan, MBA, FACHE, SVP, ITWorks, Cerner Corporation
  • Speaker: Cheryl Hertel, MBA, RN-BC, FACHE, CHCIO, VP, CIO, CoxHealth
  • Speaker: John W. McLendon, CPHIMS, MBA, VP, CIO, Circle Health

Listen to the recording of the teleconference here and download the presentation slides.