The Patient as An Innovator Educational Workshop
The Patient as Innovator workshop is an educational forum for patients, providers, payers, and policymakers to discuss innovative ways to create an earlier intersection among patients and developers of medical technologies to deliver a more informed, value-driven approach to the innovation of new therapeutic solutions, techniques, and treatments. In today’s healthcare landscape, patients are dramatically more informed, empowered, and financially invested in their health and well-being than ever before.
Technology has also made today’s patients as savvy and informed as ever. With additionally, providers, payers, and policymakers and increasing cost, and other pressures as health care transitions to a value-based system. Thus, it is critical to engage those provider organizations to deliver healthcare products that are producing maximum value and quality, increasing access, and reducing costs for patients.