SPRINGFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2017--
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 to discuss healthcare industry communication challenges with
hospital leaders throughout the US. The events include the 2017
Healthcare IT Institute in June, the CIO Healthcare Exchange in October,
and the HealthLeaders Media CNO Exchange in November.
“The healthcare industry has unique challenges when it comes to
communications, and we welcome the chance to engage with industry
leaders on how technology is impacting their organizations and what they
see for the future,” said Vincent D. Kelly, president and chief
executive officer of Spok Holdings, Inc.
As part of the Healthcare IT Institute event June 4-6 on Hilton Head
Island, S.C., Spok President Hemant Goel will be presenting a thought
leadership session titled “How to Bolster the Benefits of Your EHR by
Improving Communications in Your Hospital.” The presentation will
explore the ways an effective communications strategy and enterprise
communications platform can build on EHR technology to enable care teams
to communicate more fluidly. Goel and other members of the Spok
leadership team will also meet one on one with health system CIOs to
discuss the initiatives they are undertaking in their organizations.
At the CIO Healthcare Exchange event Oct. 25-27 in Dallas, Spok
representatives will lead a discussion for healthcare executives on
successful strategies for confronting communication challenges. The
presentation will provide valuable insights and important considerations
for senior leaders as they evaluate technology investments and develop
plans for the future in light of the swift pace of change in healthcare
Later in the year, Dr. Nat’e Guyton, RN, MSN, CPHIMS, NE-BC, and Spok’s
chief nursing officer, will lead a focus group discussion at the
HealthLeaders Media CNO Exchange, scheduled for Nov. 6-8 in Scottsdale,
Ariz. Dr. Guyton will explore the particular communication challenges
faced by nurses, as well as discuss nursing leader priorities, including
strategic planning, budget and personnel decisions, and the selection
and implementation of new technologies.
At each of these industry events, Spok representatives will focus on how
improved communication throughout an organization can strengthen patient
outcomes. The Spok Care Connect® platform integrates with
existing hospital workflows to enable fast, secure delivery of
information into the hands of the clinicians who need to act on
it—wherever they are and on whatever device they are using. From the
contact center to the patient's bedside, Spok Care Connect helps
hospitals improve clinical communication with integrated solutions.
Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok
Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK), headquartered in Springfield, Va., 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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