Humber River Hospital optimized design, applied technology and innovative change processes allowing staff to spend more time with patients and deliver more accurate and faster treatment. Humber's lean, green, digital vision resulted in the first fully digital hospital in North America; however, the new hospital is focused on patient care, not technology. By integrating the latest technologies across all systems of a large, urban, academic hospital, care providers are better able to accomplish their primary task: patient care.
Describe the important role of digital technology in health care facility design.
Demonstrate how a fully digital hospital enhances operational efficiency by reducing costs and improving patient care.
Describe how automation systems address complex logistics and automate workflows.
Optimize design and apply technology and change processes to allow staff to spend more time with patients and to deliver more accurate, faster treatment.