WEBINAR: Using Mobile Technology To Predict Hospitalization Risk Using Community Workers: Resetting The Standard For The Least Expensive Care Transitions
Wednesday, Feb. 18, 11 a.m. CST
Speakers: Andrey Ostrovsky
The session will breakdown the costs of traditional care transitions models to highlight limitations to their sustainability. Dr. Ostrovsky will then share research showing alternative approaches to care transitions that use workforce innovation that has led to a more cost-effective approach to reducing readmissions. He will also share new research showing how mobile technology can empower community workers and nurses to predict 30-day hospitalization risk.
-List at least two opportunities to improve health for vulnerable populations through the Affordable Care Act
-Understand the limitations of the current digital health innovation ecosystem
-List at least two approaches to care transitions
Andrey Ostrovsky, MD, is a practicing physician and social entrepreneur who leads Care at Hand's executive management and strategic vision. He has led teams at the World Health Organization, United States Senate, and San Francisco Health Department toward health system strengthening through technology. Andrey has contributed to legislation at the city and national level to advance care delivery for vulnerable populations. And he serves on several boards and committees for Foundations as well as Federal and State Committees shaping standards and measures for interoperability, quality, and innovation in healthcare. He is a published researcher in public health informatics, quality improvement, healthcare innovation, social entrepreneurship, and care coordination.
Andrey holds a Medical Doctorate and undergraduate degrees in Chemistry and Psychology Magna cum Laude, and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Andrey is completing his pediatrics residency training in the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital and is a clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School.
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