Telemedicine Fireside Chat Webinar

Date: 6/30/2020, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

This complimentary webinar is being offerred by MHA in collaboration with the Massachusetts Hospital Association.

Please note: In order to receive the Zoom log-in information, members should please sign up using the registration link below. Log-in information will be sent on the morning of the webinar.


OVERVIEW
When it comes to the rise of telehealth, the numbers speak for themselves— the latest reports show that telehealth usage in northeast states increased by more than 15,000% from March 2019 to March 2020. Join the Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association during an interactive, virtual fireside chat on the latest updates, trends, and challenges in telemedicine during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Bernard F. Godley, M.D., Ph.D., MBA, Lead Physician Executive, AMN Leadership Solutions, will lead a discussion with the current president of the American Telemedicine Association, Joseph Kvedar, M.D., Senior Advisor, Connected Health, Mass General Brigham, on various telehealth solutions, health equity, and the future of healthcare through the lens of telemedicine.

FACULTY
Moderator:
Bernard F. Godley, M.D., PhD, MBA, Lead Physician Executive, AMN Leadership Solutions
Dr. Bernard F. Godley is the Lead Physician Executive dedicated to the critically important mission of recruiting visionary physicians and scientists to key leadership positions.

Dr. Godley comes to AMN Leadership Solutions after serving Korn Ferry for five years as a Senior Client Partner representing its academic health center practice with a focus on senior leadership placements at the chair, dean, and presidential levels. Prior to his career in academic leadership recruitment, Dr. Godley served as professor and chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. As chair, Dr. Godley is credited with the rapid turn-around of the Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department at UTMB, significantly improving patient satisfaction, operational efficiency, and growth in faculty and services.

Guest Expert:
Joseph Kvedar, M.D., Senior Advisor, Connected Health, Mass General Brigham
At Mass General Brigham, Dr. Joe Kvedar has focused on driving innovation, creating the market, and gaining acceptance for connected health for nearly three decades. He is now applying his expertise, insights, and influence to advancing adoption of telehealth and virtual care technologies at the national level.
 
Dr. Kvedar is professor of dermatology at Harvard Medical School, president of The American Telemedicine Association (ATA), co-chair of the American Medical Association’s Digital Medicine Payment Advisory Group, and Editor-in-Chief of npj Digital Medicine.

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