In this May 12 Scottsdale Institute teleconference, leaders from East Jefferson General Hospital in the New Orleans area and Children’s National Hospital in Washington D.C. share stories from the front lines on responding to this COVID-19 pandemic. Facilitator Dick Flanigan, FACHE, SVP of Cerner ITWorks, reviews the progression of this pandemic over three phases, respond – recover – reimagine, while addressing the challenges and strategic implications that remain. Hear from two different perspectives—a large pediatric health system to a hospital in a surging hot zone—on the innovative solutions used to overcome the unique challenges faced in each market. Finally, hear the practical applications these leaders are using to help transition to a recovery phase, as we all move forward and imagine a new normal. The teleconference concludes with open discussion and questions.
Facilitator: Dick Flanigan, MBA, FACHE, SVP, ITWorks, Cerner Corporation
Speaker: Rossy Balmaceda, RN, MSN, Director & Client Leader, East Jefferson General Hospital
Speaker: Matt MacVey, CHCIO, VP & CIO, Children’s National Hospital