HealthLeaders Media Live at Intermountain Healthcare: Connected, Comprehensive TeleHealth
Extend access. Strengthen teamwork. Improve care.

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Going beyond the technology to understand the workflows, and how telehealth can deliver high-level clinical expertise into new areas with speed and efficiency.

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HealthLeaders Media Live at Intermountain Healthcare: Connected, Comprehensive TeleHealth

Extend access. Strengthen teamwork. Improve care.  

Presented on: June 20, 2017

On-demand versions of FirstLook can be accessed immediately within your HealthLeaders Media store account under "My Purchases" in your VIDEOS section.

Intermountain Healthcare is moving rapidly toward the true potential of TeleHealth to improve care and reduce costs. The comprehensive TeleHealth Services strategy is to increase access and improve care along multiple clinical services: from stroke to critical care, from 10-minute urgent care visits to complex infectious disease consultations.

In this special live web seminar, hear from experts at Intermountain as they describe their strategy and working plan to deliver on TeleHealth’s promise of patient and provider connection. Discover how they are going beyond the technology to understand the workflows associated along clinical disciplines, and how telehealth can deliver high-level clinical expertise into new areas with speed and efficiency.

Register for this behind-the-curtain in-depth live event that explores Intermountain’s strategies and discover:

  • The overall objective of Intermountain’s TeleHealth program: Extend access. Strengthen teamwork. Improve care
  • How using telehealth is bringing behavioral health crisis care support to a network of community emergency departments, with an average response time of 20 minutes
  • Intermountain’ s popular Connect Care® urgent care visits - bringing a face-to-face encounter with a provider to a smartphone, tablet, or computer for $49
  • How infectious disease specialists are connected throughout the system to improve diagnosis of severe infections and lead antibiotic stewardship
  • The significant gains in ICU mortality and length-of-stay with Intermountain’s Critical Care TeleHealth program
  • How drastically time has been cut to get a stroke patient from the door to clot-breaking medication through TeleHealth

Key stats: 

  • Led to a 42% drop in ICU mortality in Intermountain community hospitals and a $4.3 million decrease in cost to provide care 
  • Reduced behavioral crisis telehealth consult response to an average of 20 minutes 
  • Completed more than 5,000 urgent care Connect Care visits at a retail price of $49

Learning Objectives

Watch this to:

  • Understand the overall objective of Intermountain’s TeleHealth program: Extend access., Strengthen teamwork. Improve care. 
  • Learn how Intermountain is using telehealth to bring behavioral health crisis care support to a network of community emergency departments, with an average response time of 20 minutes.
  • Hear how Intermountain’ s popular Connect Care® urgent care visits bring a face-to-face encounter with a provider to a smartphone, tablet, or computer for $49.
  • Understand how Intermountain connected infectious disease specialists throughout the system to improve diagnosis of severe infections and lead antibiotic stewardship.
  • See significant gains in ICU mortality and length-of-stay with Intermountain’s Critical Care TeleHealth program
  • Hear how Intermountain is cutting the time it takes to get a stroke patient from the door to clot-breaking medication through TeleHealth.

Speakers

  • William Daines, MD, Medical Director, Intermountain Connect Care 
  • David Guidry, MD, Critical Care TeleHealth program
  • Robert Hoesch, MD, Medical Director, Intermountain Stroke TeleHealth program
  • Adam Hornung, MSW, MHA, Director of Behavioral Health, Crisis Care TeleHealth program
  • Tara Larkin, Operations Director, TeleHealth Services
  • Todd Vento, MD, Medical Director, Infectious Diseases TeleHealth program
  • Brian Wayling, Assistant Vice President, TeleHealth Services

About the Host: 

Intermountain HealthcareIntermountain Healthcare is a nonprofit health system based in Salt Lake City that serves the healthcare needs of Utah and southeastern Idaho residents. Excellent clinical care is the basis of our mission and our greatest concern. Recognized as one of the nation's top integrated health systems, Intermountain comprises: 

  • Health Services: includes 22 hospitals and more than 185 clinics 
  • Intermountain Medical Group: more than 1,000 multi-specialty doctors and caregivers 
  • SelectHealth: one of Utah's largest health insurers recognized for superior member satisfaction 

Whether it's through clinical programs or the way we can improve the treatment of certain chronic diseases, all three parts of Intermountain contribute in essential ways to the sharing of best medical practices and raising the standards of clinical excellence.  In a vertically integrated organization like Intermountain, costs aren't just reduced through economies of scale and efficient management. The really significant cost reductions are achieved by improving the total process of medical care. By identifying and implementing best medical practices—what works best—Intermountain not only provides quality healthcare, it often achieves lasting improvement in cost structures. Healthcare leaders throughout the world call on Intermountain experts for technical support and education on clinical research and process management.