Freeing Physicians to Focus on Patients: Insights on Voice Technology
Jan 21, 2019
Jeanette Ball, BSN RN, PCMH CCE, Client Solutions Executive, discusses health system EHR workflow optimization, including incorporating voice recognition technology and virtual patient care, in this article published by Beckers Hospital Review.
"We need innovation in technology that breaks down data siloes and enables interoperability, but we also need innovation in how we perceive healthcare," says Ball. Improvements in remote, video, and portal exams require letting go of old biases and embracing the innovation to bring agencies, community organizations, and remote care technology into the healthcare ecosystem.
Jeanette Ball, Client Solution Executive for Population Health and Value-Based Care at CTG, brings an extensive clinical, population health, and healthcare administrative background to CTG. As a senior consultant, and Registered Nurse, Ms. Ball has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry, including a 10-year history of outpatient medical center executive administration, and more than 13 years as a senior consultant in clinical application design, population health strategies, and overall health system preparation for responding to health care reform and value based care. Ms. Ball demonstrates knowledge and experience supporting the integration of IT solutions with medical care delivery, specializing in Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) recognition, population health, workflow analysis, process redesign, FQHC and CAH speciality, provider clinician adoption, and quality redesign. During her tenure at CTG, Ms. Ball has worked on groundbreaking RHIO development, and has assisted dozens of ambulatory practices with PCMH recognition, and practice workflow efficiencies for improving health outcomes. She is a NCQA PCMH Certified Content Expert, receiving her recognition in May 2013, as one of the first 100 PCMH certified content experts in the nation.