U.S. News & World Report: Jan. 14, 2014
In this OpEd piece, Philips Healthcare CEO Deborah DiSanzo discusses what the hospital of the future will look like, and includes the Philips alliance with Georgia Regents Medical Center as an example of the how the industry, clinicians, caregivers, families, and patients are coordinating efforts in new ways to serve more people, with better outcomes at lower costs and higher quality standards. She discusses arrangements like private-public-government partnerships that make powerful and meaningful associations among all people, technology, services, situations and costs involved in health delivery.
“We have good examples of the future in the United States, too, like Georgia Regents Medical Center and Philips multi-year collaboration that spans clinical, technology, business, and services aspects of health delivery—far beyond a traditional supplier-customer relationship,” says DiSanzo. Read more about Hospital of the Future Will Be a Health Delivery Network.