Digital health solutions can improve patient health outcomes, increase accessibility to quality health care, and ensure the effective and efficient delivery of health care services – all in a manner that protects privacy and security. It is understood that technology and particularly digital health solutions are core to improving the quality of care, as well as improving the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of that care. COVID-19 has magnified this need. Digital Health is part of a new and strategic approach to solving complex problems.
Within the LLG OHT, digital health must be managed strategically to improve and enable the delivery of high-quality care. Within the realm of health care, a high-performing health care system features digital health assets strategically to improve the delivery of high-quality care and to support patients and families in navigating the health system.