Registered HDM site users can use their existing ID and password to log into the innovation center.
“Hospitals are making great strides in developing cohesive, enterprise I.T. strategies to manage patients along the care continuum, but to understand the whole, you have to examine the pieces,” says Greg Gillespie, Editor-in-Chief at Health Data Management. “Our Health Care Innovation Center provides a wealth of information about those pieces and helps educate health technology professionals about their unique issues and needs, which will help them make better I.T. purchasing and strategic planning decisions for specific departments and the enterprise as a whole.”
At the department level, such as surgery, radiology, emergency and administration, the view changes to provide an interactive, fully equipped room for visitors to explore. Content such as news, case studies, research, expert analysis, educational videos and instructional slideshows will be updated steadily and promoted through a twice-weekly newsletter. A community tab also enables users to launch forum discussions or comment on existing topics.