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IoT Buttons to Streamline Hospital Operations: Implementation Successes and Challenges: Bio IT World Conference & Expo '19

IoT buttons can be configured to relay just-in-time information on key hospital operations. Additionally, because IoT buttons can have several command functions, they can be oriented to hospital staff or public visitors. Join iHub Medical Director, Mark Zhang, DO as he discusses his collaborative project of leveraging IoT buttons to develop a restroom cleanliness notification system for the Brigham. This session will discuss data security, early results and lessons learned in implementation challenges of IoT buttons in hospital systems.


About Haipeng “Mark” Zhang, DO:

Haipeng “Mark” Zhang is the Medical Director of the Digital Innovation Hub at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Associate Program Director of the Clinical Informatics and Innovation Fellowship at Partners Healthcare and a Palliative Care consultant at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He is the founder of Palliative Care Fast Facts for iOS and Android mobile applications, the co-founder of Cake, a venture backed company focused on advance care planning, and also founded and was the first president of American Medical Informatics Association Clinical Informatics Fellows (ACIF), the national organization for clinical informatics fellows.

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