SPRINGFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2018--
Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:
SPOK) and the global leader in healthcare communications, today
announced that key executives will be participating in several upcoming
events including the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE)
annual meeting this week, the Healthcare IT Institute and AMDIS
Physician-Computer Connect Symposium in June, and the AHA Leadership
Summit in July.
“As the healthcare industry evolves, hospitals continue to face numerous
communication challenges. We value the opportunity to meet face-to-face
with industry leaders to discuss how technology supports their
organizations and to gain input on how Spok can continue to evolve its
communication platform,” said Hemant Goel, president of Spok, Inc.
At the Healthcare
IT Institute event, June 3-5 in Tampa, Florida, Goel will present a
session titled “Changing the Face of Healthcare: The Evolution of
Hospital Systems and Rise of Enterprise Communications.” In that
session, he will explore how hospital systems have evolved since the
1990’s and why it is important to shift from siloed, disparate
communication systems, to an integrated, enterprise-wide communication
system for faster care team collaboration. Goel and other members of the
Spok leadership team will also meet one-on-one with health system CIOs
to discuss communication challenges they are undertaking in their
April 12-15 in Indianapolis, Indiana, Spok chief nursing officer Dr.
Nat’e Guyton will host a focus group with nursing leadership to discuss
their role in driving clinical innovation, specifically related to
building mobile strategies. The group will also discuss optimal device
mix (smartphones, pagers, Wi-Fi phones, etc.) and the expectations for
mobile device use at the patient bedside. Dr. Guyton will also present
at AONE’s Education Expo Pavilion, sharing with attendees the seven
must-have components of a mobile strategy and tips to help bring these
components back to their organizations.
Dr. Guyton will present at the AHA
Leadership Summit held July 26-28 in San Diego, California. There
she will address the challenges of coordinating and managing care and
the patient experience. She will discuss how clinical communication
solutions can improve the quality of patient care, increase clinician
productivity, and improve patient and provider satisfaction.
At the AMDIS
PCC SymposiumJune 18-22 in Ojai, California, Spok vice president of
product strategy Brian Edds will facilitate a focus group discussion
about ways healthcare leaders are complementing the EHR with
communication technology. Specifically, the group will review the
opportunities and challenges of integrating with existing systems in a
hospital to deliver information quickly and securely.
At all four events, Spok representatives will focus on how an enterprise
communication platform, such as Spok Care Connect®, can solve many
of the communication challenges hospitals face today. For more
information on Spok Care Connect, visit
Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok
Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK), headquartered in Springfield, Virginia,
is proud to be the global leader in healthcare communications. We
deliver clinical information to care teams when and where it matters
most to improve patient outcomes. Top hospitals rely on the Spok Care
Connect® platform to enhance workflows for clinicians, support
administrative compliance, and provide a better experience for patients.
Our customers send over 100 million messages each month through their
Spok® solutions. When seconds count, count on Spok. For more
information, visit spok.com or follow @spoktweets on Twitter.
Spok is a trademark of Spok Holdings, Inc. Spok Care Connect is a
trademark of Spok, Inc.
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Jill Asby, 952-230-5363