Digital Innovation

The Think Tank Ep. 4: Building Centers for Digital Innovation

July 1, 2020  |  Providence Digital Innovation Group

What happens when you bring together two bright minds to tackle health care’s biggest challenges? This isn’t your typical brainstorm among healthcare experts. This is a supercharged session between two minds that work in similar, but very disparate industries. Our guests talk about a broad challenge they face and discuss how they’ve approached the problem […]

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Technology Partnerships in the Time of COVID-19

May 12, 2020  |  Providence Digital Innovation Group

While there has been a lot of talk about technology disruption in the health care industry lately, the COVID-19 crisis has created an opportunity to accelerate value by combining the unique resources and skills of health systems and technology companies. Technology organizations in recent years have looked at the $3.2 trillion dollar health care industry’s […]

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Why Having a Tech Incubator Inside a Health System is Helping Response to COVID-19

April 17, 2020  |  Aaron Martin

The healthcare landscape is full of digital technologies striving to make an impact. The consistent question is whether these technologies are transforming healthcare in a way that gets us closer to the “quadruple aim”: improving population health, providing a better patient and provider experience, and lowering costs. With this in mind, Providence was an early […]

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Bringing Amazon-Style Innovation to Healthcare

May 2, 2018  |  Providence Digital Innovation Group

The U.S. health care industry is experiencing change at a historic pace. Nonetheless, it’s difficult to harness these divergent changes to achieve innovation on a widespread scale. And yet that level of innovation is not only desirable, it’s essential. That’s the message Aaron Martin, executive vice president and chief digital officer at Providence St. Joseph […]

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How Providence Health Innovates

May 2, 2018  |  Providence Digital Innovation Group

Providence St. Joseph Health in Seattle is driving innovation in its digital space. The health system includes 50 hospitals, 829 clinics, 23,000 physicians, and nearly 2 million covered patients. This mission of Providence St. Joseph Chief Digital Officer Aaron Martin and his team is to discover important digital innovations, demonstrate that they work, and bring […]

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How Do You Innovate In Healthcare? Disrupt From The Inside Out.

May 2, 2018  |  Providence Digital Innovation Group

Tech is all about disruption and innovation. They have been a poster child in the economy we live in today: tear everything down and build it over again — newer, brighter, and shinier. We’ve seen tech disrupt several industries — it’s changed the way we buy every day items, or even interact with loved ones. […]