During the Health Plus Care Online webinar held in February 2021, experts from healthcare and technology sectors shared their perspectives. Russell Day, Head of Quality and Performance at Sequence Care Group; Misha Fontenot, Quality & Policy Manager at Walsingham Support; and Dr Guy Gross, Founder and CEO of Seacole Digital Ltd, collaborated to explore the crucial role that digital technology played within care organisations at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The webinar examined how these digital advancements proved instrumental in assisting care organisations during the initial phases of pandemic response. The speakers discussed how technology facilitated effective communication, remote care delivery, and efficient resource management. They underscored the adaptability of care teams in embracing digital tools to ensure uninterrupted and high-quality care provision.
Moreover, the speakers delved into the enduring impact of technology on care teams in the present milieu. They explored how digital solutions continue to bolster care providers in their day-to-day activities. The conversation encompassed diverse aspects such as remote patient monitoring, streamlined communication, data analysis for well-informed decision-making, and improved coordination among care teams.
To sum up, the webinar imparted valuable insights into the transformative influence of digital technology within care organisations. This influence was evident not only in responding to the initial challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic but also in providing ongoing support to care teams. Through the speakers’ wealth of knowledge, the discussion illuminated the positive outcomes arising from the integration of technology into healthcare practices. This integration not only enhances the quality of care delivery but also fortifies the resilience of care systems.