Innovation

Jul 13, 2021
A digital twin is a virtual model designed to accurately reflect a physical object. Digital twins use technologies like the internet of things, data streaming, 5G, etc., to gather, visualize and contextualize data from across physical assets, bridging operations and digital capabilities, and…
Jun 29, 2021
Continuing its focus on health care innovation, Amazon Web Services has launched a four-week technical, business and mentorship accelerator program open to U.S.-based health care startups and international startups with existing U.S. operations.
Jun 24, 2021
The 2021 AHA Virtual Leadership Summit, July 28-29, features senior health care executives, clinicians and experts in the field presenting high level, transformational strategies and innovative approaches for achieving sustainability while delivering greater value and health equity through…
Jun 22, 2021
A select few individuals will come up with once-in-a-generation innovations like developing a new drug or a life-saving medical procedure. Linkner encourages leaders to focus on innovations that bring incremental advances, which can bridge to larger breakthroughs.
Jun 15, 2021
The AHA Living Learning Network (LLN) is creating a digital look book to showcase every aspect of the past year as we look back and reflect on the pandemic. Join us in this important effort by sharing photographs, commentaries and short stories that define the challenges, collaborations,…
Apr 13, 2021
Digital health startups are on a roll in raising record levels of venture capital and their impact is growing on consumers, providers and the way care is delivered.
Apr 6, 2021
Advocate Aurora Health recently launched a subsidiary, Advocate Aurora Enterprises, focused on investing in companies that improve the overall health and well-being of patients. The launch reflects its strategy to employ a “whole-person” care model extending beyond medical treatment.
Mar 29, 2021
In this episode, Emily LaFeir, senior director of operations, Steele Institute of Health Innovation at Geisinger Health, explains how automation and AI can catalyze innovation in hospital operations and the patient experience.
Mar 17, 2021
In this episode, William Shrank, chief medical officer, Humana, explains how strong payer-provider partnerships help advance patient care and enable success in value-based care models.
Mar 2, 2021
Hospitals have the opportunity to use data to identify outcome disparities that are the result of inequities & societal factors that influence health.