During my time as CEO of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) based in Vancouver, B.C., I have had the privilege of being at the forefront of the pandemic response. I was there for the first two waves and was exposed to the problem-solving race that took place on a daily basis in order to […]
Health care innovation, science & technology
All subject matters related to new trends, knowledge, experiments and technologies that contribute to shifting health care paradigms, shaping the future of medicine and propelling emerging models of care and the rethinking of existing ones.
Healthcare organizations’ governance and management are often understood as separate entities. On the one hand, the Board of Directors (BoD) usually deploys its own governance operating model through a committee structure. It manages its mandate bestowed upon the BoD by the organization’s official statutes with a decision-making process that fuels Board resolutions. It shapes and […]
Healthcare and technologies have always been a good match. Healthcare strives to improve services and technologies give it power and momentum to continuously revisit what it does and improve it. It is a long-standing great partnership between science, innovation, technologies and the will to do better for people’s health. Since the invention of the internet […]
Artificial intelligence (AI) will have a major impact and will be tremendously useful in a number of healthcare applications such as diagnostics, data mining, user’s health assistance, drug discovery, surgery and so many more. There are increasing discussions regarding how AI can represent solutions to existing or emerging healthcare challenges. Big firms such as PwC […]