This post was originally published on The Bridge.
Having virtualized their datacenters and clinical care applications, providers are now focused on leveraging these investments to help them transform the delivery of patient care. One of Healthcare IT’s many new challenges is improving caregiver productivity. Mobile and wearable technologies, for example, will play a key role and completely redefine the Healthcare technology landscape in the coming years, said Frank Nydam, VMware Senior Director of Healthcare Solutions.
Nydam leads a team in the VMware CTO office responsible for implementing custom solutions for healthcare clients – so caregiver productivity is something near and dear to his heart. “It isn’t just about seeing more patients,” Nydam said. “It’s about assuring the technology works for the caregiver rather than getting in their way.” As the Healthcare industry continues its transformation from a fee-for-service reimbursement model to one based on the quality of the outcome, a tremendous amount of new technology has been introduced into the care delivery process.
Learn more about AlwaysOn Point of Care and the future of the next-gen clinical workspace by reading the full article on The Bridge by VMware.