Ohad Arazi, Chief Strategy Officer, Vice President Provider Solutions, TELUS Health joins CATA TECHNOW for a video interview (8 minutes) with CATA CEO, John Reid on the subject of tackling innovation in healthcare. Mr Arazi explains why large organizations with a plethora of resources, in general, struggle with innovation, and then offers insights into what to do about it. While solutions may apply to tech, the formulae for the healthcare environment needs to consider its siloed nature and slow adaptation to change. He closes with comments on what TELUS has learned from recent new initiatives in the healthcare innovation space.
Related: Datebook: 34th Annual CATAAlliance Innovation & Leadership Awards Gala (May 15, 2019, Ottawa on Digital Health) & then join CATA’s Canadian Mobile Health Care (ICT) Forum (253 Opt-In members)
Ohad Arazi, Vice President and General Manager, TELUS Health Living Labs: Ohad joined TELUS Health to lead the Living Labs organization, a new group that enables partners and portfolio investments to experiment with new products and drive innovation in Canadian health care sectors. Ohad is passionate about developing solutions that bridge healthcare and IT, and believes technology can play a role in transforming outcomes, decreasing cost and enhancing collaboration.
The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance), Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group, crowdsources ideas and guidance from thousands of opt in members in moderated social networks in Canada and key global markets. Supported by evidence-based research, CATAAlliance then mobilizes the community behind public policy recommendations designed to boost Canada’s innovation and competitiveness success.
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