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How IT leaders are reimagining and repurposing technologies to handle new challenges

Healthcare IT News covers the lessons learned in the COVID-19 era from various experts, and features commentary from Paul Coyne, DNP, MBA, MS, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, assistant vice president, chief nursing informatics officer at HSS. Coyne shared insight about new tools and repurposed technologies developed to keep patients safe. He also emphasized the need for clinicians to be on the other end of the computer for the digital tools to be successful, including remote monitoring and telehealth.

Coyne said, “As we expedite the potentially wonderful tools of remote monitoring, telehealth and other digital solutions, we must not allow ourselves to be pulled toward the computer. We must use the computer to pull us back to each other.”

Read the full article at HealthcareITNews.com.