Institute for the Advancement of Health Care Management
Breakfast Series 2006
Remote Care Technology:
New Approaches to Healthcare Delivery
Manager, Office of Remote Technology
Christopher D. Hoy, MD
DNHD Program Director
Rubin Dialysis Center, Inc.
Paula Hemmings, RN, MSN
Network Director, Geriatrics and
Thursday, January 19, 2005
7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
At the New York State Nurses Association
11 Cornell Rd. (Airport Park)
Latham, New York
Focusing on remote patient monitoring, our speakers will discuss how connected care offers opportunities for efficiency, improved outcomes and access for patients. What are the drivers of the technology? What are the barriers to effective implementation? In what areas has remote patient monitoring proven most effective? Is there quality improvement in the care delivered? What have been the clinical outcomes? What are current R & D trends? Is there economic justification for implementing remote care technology? Who is paying for the technology? What has been the market response and willingness to pay? What reimbursement policies exist, at the state and national levels? What are the cultural and social issues? What are organizations doing?