NCHE February Evening Event: Using Community (big) Data to Drive Quality Improvement
Care transitions are taking center stage in healthcare redesign. Delivery and staffing models are evolving to look at new work forces that can drive system redesign. Dr. Andrey Ostrovsky will share research on promising practices using non-medical staff to prevent hospital admissions.
Dr. Ostrovsky is a practicing physician and social entrepreneur who leads Care at Hand's executive management and strategic vision. He has led teams at the World Health Organization, United States Senate, and San Francisco Health Department toward health system strengthening through technology. Dr. Ostrovsky has contributed to legislation at the city and national level to advance care delivery for vulnerable populations. And he serves on several boards and committees dedicated to interoperability standards, quality improvement, and innovation including the National Quality Forum, a Federal Advisory Committee on Interoperability Standards, the eLTSS workgroup within ONC, and the Commonwealth Fund's Advisory Board for the Breakthrough Opportunities Program, among others. He is a published researcher in public health informatics, quality improvement, healthcare innovation, social entrepreneurship, and care coordination.