COVID-19: 5 Steps for Health IT Teams to Accommodate New Demands

The rapid escalation of COVID-19 patient cases has created new challenges for healthcare organizations to scale up testing and care services, while also reducing risk for non-critical patients or care workers. Healthcare IT professionals are being asked to digitally transform overnight, in supporting remote workers, telemedicine, outdoor triage tents, and a surge in patients and connected devices. Here are five key steps for healthcare IT departments to take in order to accommodate the new demands placed on them.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://hitconsultant.net/2020/03/26/covid-19-5-steps-for-health-it-teams-to-accommodate-new-demands/