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Clinical leadership, government support and financial resources are all central factors in driving digital transformation and achieving HIMSS EMRAM Stage 7, says Dr. Aziz Ahmet Surel, coordinator chief physician at Ankara City Hospital in Turkey.
Artificial intelligence is the next priority in Turkey's drive to improve patient care, support clinical staff and pursuit of digital maturity, says Dr. Şuayip Birinci, the country's deputy minister of health.
Digital transformation has made big strides in Alberta with adoption and the implementation of technology in striving for patient-centric care, says Reda Alhajj, a professor at the University of Calgary, Canada.
EMRAM is used as a tool to manage healthcare, but it's important for all stakeholders to work collaboratively in order to improve outcomes, says Ilker Köse, technology transfer office director at Istanbul Medipol University in Turkey.
The speed at which Turkey has transformed digitally is seen as an excellent model to learn from, according to Sonia Khayat, general director of International Cooperation at Ministry of Health in Tunisia.
Turkish Minister of Health Dr. Fahrettin Koca, touting his nation's recent successes with the HIMSS EMR Adoption Model, welcomes attendees to the conference, which takes place in Istanbul from October 30 to November 1.
Sam King, healthcare IT expert and former president of the HIMSS Southern California chapter, talks about the factors playing a crucial role in harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to disrupt healthcare.
With more than 160 hospitals validated at Stage 6 of EMRAM, Turkey has been making tremendous strides in digitizing healthcare. HIMSS TV spoke with Aniventi co-founder Nejat Unsal about how his company is supporting the country’s ongoing mission.
Dr. Manish Kohli, HIMSS Enterprise Board Chair, discusses physician burn-out and delivering insights for better clinical decision making, adding that success will come when the technology becomes invisible while patients are in front of clinicians.
Romanian Health Minister Sorina Pintea speaks to Charles Alessi, HIMSS Chief Clinical Officer, about digitizing primary care, plans to reform the healthcare system, and the concept of a digital hospital.