MI FORUM FOR DIGITAL HEALTH

JUNE 7, 2022 - AGENDA

1:00 - 1:10 PM: Welcome - Growing Michigan's Digital Health Community

1:10 - 1:55 PM: The Future Hospital - Digital Health to Improve Patient experiences and Outcomes

Cutting edge digital and AI innovations are advancing modern medicine and wellness, including therapeutics, devices, wearables, precision diagnostics, imaging, telehealth, and so much more. Healthcare leaders from across Michigan will discuss how digital applications are driving unparalleled disruption in the clinical setting and what that will mean for patients, providers and payers alike.

1:55 - 2:00 PM: Break

2:00 - 2:30 PM: Artificial Intelligence in Health Care - The Promise v. Reality

The application of artificial intelligence (AI) to health care offers exceptional opportunities to improve patient and clinical team outcomes.  But there’s still a lot of unrealistic expectations of what AI and machine learning will mean for care delivery and myths about what it can or cannot do. The challenge is not whether AI will be capable enough to be useful, but rather ensuring its adoption in daily clinical practice, and the large lift that entails…is it doable?

2:30 - 2:35 PM: Break

2:35 - 2:55 PM: Health IT: A National Pathway to Further Healthcare Deliver and Consumer Engagement

Getting consumers more involved in their healthcare decision means a redesign of health IT approaches. A national framework is discussed in terms of how the nexus of technology, business and policy can come together to identify opportunities in information sharing and interoperability, role of IT in public health responses, addressing equity and social determinants of health, and expanding the role of health information exchanges.

2:55 - 3:00 PM: Break

3:00 - 3:55 PM: Partnering with EHRs on a Journey to Successful Integrations, Safer Healthcare, and Improved Growth

Most digital health companies need to work, collaborate and/or integrate with electronic health records (EHRs). Critically, they must understand and leverage EHR technical and commercial partnering models, including open interoperability standards options, as being crucial adoption and growth accelerators. Hear about the opportunities to better support customers, grow faster and improve outcomes.

3:55 - 4:00 PM: Break

4:00 - 4:55 PM: KEYNOTE ADDRESS - The Evolving World of Digital Technologies - Transforming Health Innovation and Care

An informative peak into the burgeoning world of digital health by one of the field’s most influential thought leaders. Hear how innovative and disruptive digital technologies are being developed to improve and expand healthcare and actively engage patients and consumers in their health.

Moderator: Stephen Rapundalo, PhD, MichBio, President and CEO. Dr. Rapundalo's bio is above with the Welcome.

4:55 - 5:00 PM: Closing Remarks

Stephen Rapundalo, PhD, MichBio, President and CEO. Dr. Rapundalo's bio is above with the Welcome.