Power of Mobile Health: How it can transform your local health department
In this workshop, the presenter will analyze trends in mobile health technology and give real examples of local health departments that are doing it well. In doing so, he will offer take-home, tangible tips for departments, giving them opportunities to transform their care delivery and change the way they do their job daily. The presenter will talk to how to help a local health department navigage this change and how to help staff rethink their jobs to incorporate mobile tools such as voice dictation, location services (maps), camera, and more at the point of service
The talk will also include research and statistics on the benefits of mobile health and how it can allow providers to offer better care.
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Provision of health care to the public
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Analyze trends in mobile health technology. Recognize the impact of mobile health and local health departments and how mobile health will transform their care delivery and change the way they do their job daily. List the benefits of mobile health and how it can allow providers to offer better care. Describe the process for rethinking how staff do their jobs and learning to incorporate mobile tools such as voice dictation, location services (maps), camera, and more at the point of service.
Keyword(s): Health Care Delivery, Health Systems Transformation
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been working in the field of health care innovations for many years and I lead those efforts at Netsmart. I focus on delivering technology solutions that lead to person-centric care, optimized workflow and outcomes and have been the brain behind many of our new mobile POVs and other solutions. My session will be 100 percent vendor agnostic.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.