“The system is not really geared to what we need right now… let’s admit it,” said Dr Anthony Fauci from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The outcry for testing from patients and the media has challenged the US government, public health leaders and clinicians in primary care and hospital emergency rooms as […]
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About Pam Arlotto
Pam Arlotto has blazed new trails in healthcare for over 30 years. Under her leadership, Maestro Strategies was one of the first consulting firms to align healthcare business and clinical strategy with information technology strategy.
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Modern Healthcare quoted Pam Arlotto in their recent article, UPMC, Carnegie Mellon to use Amazon’s AI Tools in Research. Read the full article here.
One-week post #HIMSS19, blogs and articles are using phrases like “no one unifying theme”, “something for everyone”, “the invasion of non-healthcare high tech” and “the end of the EHR movement” to summarize the global conference key take-aways. Even though the exhibition showcased interoperability, artificial intelligence, telehealth, security, the internet of things, precision medicine and more, the focus […]
by Pam Arlotto Contributors: Susan Irby Beyond Return on Investment: Expanding the Value of Healthcare Information Technology, 2nd Edition this updated and revised edition provides lessons learned from healthcare IT adoption and the opportunity to drive value realization. From providing a basic primer on ‘how-to’ complete a Return on Investment analysis for a single […]
Disruptive innovation in healthcare will depend on new combinations of data, technology and business models to create new interactions with health and healthcare consumers. In a NEJM Catalyst Marketplace Survey, healthcare executives, clinical leaders, and clinicians ranked the healthcare sectors in most need of disruption. The top three sectors were hospitals and health systems (65%), healthcare […]
Information and technology is becoming pervasive in all aspects of clinical care delivery and financial management of the health care enterprise. Healthcare business, clinical and information technology leaders agree that IT is critical to population health management and value based reimbursement. Yet, for many, day to day problems often keep IT leadership in a fire-fighting […]
RECORDED WEBINAR Presented by the Scottsdale Institute, Luke Webster, MD, Chief Medical Officer at Jvion, and Pam Arlotto, President and CEO, Maestro Strategies discussed the topic “From CMIO to CHIO: Information, Integration and Innovation.” This presentation explores the evolving role of the CMIO. Dr. Webster shared his personal story and role as a CMIO. Initially focused on […]
HIMSS16 – billed as the largest and most important healthcare IT conference in the United States occurred last week in Las Vegas. The message was loud and clear – something is different; the government mandate is over. Strategy is the new, new. For years the HIT world has encouraged alignment of enterprise strategy and the IT plan. Alignment suggests two […]
Almost twenty years ago, in 1996 after publishing “America’s Health in Transition: Protecting and Improving Quality” the Institute of Medicine launched a long term, ongoing concerted effort on assessing and improving the quality of healthcare. “To Err is Human” further galvanized the national movement to improve the quality and safety of our healthcare practices by […]
Despite the healthcare consolidation trend and the health system strategy to build a “System of Care” across the healthcare continuum, affiliated providers continue to be an essential element of the care delivery process in most communities. Even with strong referral management processes and systems, physicians will still refer patients to providers outside the “owned assets” […]