Following the COVID-19 update, join us for a Grand Rounds Leaders in Medicine Series, as we’re thrilled to welcome Bob Wachter, MD, Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco(UCSF), widely considered the father of hospitalist medicine and, indeed, coined the phrase “hospitalist.” Dr. Wachter will discuss healthcare’s digital revolution, why healthcare has gone digital, and the initial decrease in productivity that accompanied digitalization, also known as the productivity paradox. How can tech can help us “reimagine the work”?

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
January 12, 2021

Healthcare’s Digital Revolution: (Finally) A Time for Optimism

Bob Wachter, MD
Chair, Department of Medicine
Holly Smith Distinguished Professor in Science and Medicine
Lynne and Marc Benioff Endowed Chair in Hospital Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Author, The Digital Doctor

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