All presentations and live discussions are available here as recordings.
The QI Forum entitled Digitalization & Quality Improvement: Challenges for Better Health Outcomes took place online in June 2020 and was hosted on a closed platform provided by evaplan in form of pre-recorded presentations & discussions from experts all over the world, presenting the status of their research and highlighting challenges, chances, risks and limitations of their digital projects. By choosing to enrol in this training you will have access to all the pre-recorded presentations and the recordings of the live sessions of the forum.
The Forum was organized by evaplan Ltd at the University Hospital Heidelberg, the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) , the aQua Institute for Applied Quality Improvement – Göttingen and the Heidelberg Institute of Global Health (HIGH) of Heidelberg University.
The forum sessions were divided into 6 thematic groups:
Group 1: The eHealth Landscape and Ethical Aspects of Digitalisation – German and International Perspectives
Chances and Challenges of Digitized Medicine. The Ethical Perspecitve by Dr Giovanni Rubeis
Using Modern Technology to Improve Health Systems: What Can History Teach Us? by Dr Peter Campbell
International Collaboration in Digital Health: Multidimensional Challenges and Opportunities by Akarsh Venkatasubramanian
Group 6: Capacity Development
Use of Digital Decision Support Tools to Improve Frontline Health Worker Performance by Steve Ollis, MBA, PMP
The Training Robot for Ultrasound (TrainR4U) by António Lindo da Cunha and João Quintas
Learning At The Heart Of Improving Health Care Quality And Making Health Outcomes Better by Nana Afriyie, WHO
Group 5: Patient Safety and Digitalisation
Transforming Patient Safety with Digital Solutions by Dr Juan Limo, MD, ISQua Expert
Interview on Patient Engagement and Empowerment through Health Information Technology by Ronen Rozenblum, Ph.D, MPH
Digitalisation and the Need of new Risk Management by Dr. rer. pol. Ilona Köster-Steinebach of the German Alliance for Patient Safety
Group 4: Technical Solutions for Better Quality – Risks, Limitations and Opportunities
Digital ≠ Paperless - Novel interfaces for a new generation of digital health by Pratap Kumar MD, PhD
Digital Consiles for rare diseases by Björn Broge
Augmented Intelligence – The Next Step? by Raban Heller, MD
Telemedical Initial Assessment in Modern Emergency Care by Tobias Herrmann
Electronic Kenya Quality Model for Health (E-KQMH) by Dr. Aisha O. Mohamed
Collaborative Systems In Cross Border Health Care by Anna E.Schmaus-Klughammer
Group 3: Policy and Global Networking
Global Solutions To Spread Knowledge In The Virtual Digital Age by Peter Lachman M.D. MPH. M.B.B.Ch., FRCPCH, FCP (SA), FRCPI
Successful IT Projects, A Recipe From The Big Cookbook by Wolfgang Kersten
Digital Tools for Narrowing the Gap Between Clinical Research and Clinical Care by Prof Freimut Schliess
Group 2: Data Security and Personal Data
COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Privacy, Confidentiality and Policy by Steven Uggowitzer
Privacy, Security and Confidentiality in the Digital Health Era by Steven Wanyee Macharia
To see the full list of speakers and their biographies visit the evaplan website.
Introduction by Dr Peter Lachman, Prof Dr Joachim Szecsenyi, Prof Dr Michael Marx: