LOWELL, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Alere Analytics, an Alere subsidiary specializing in analytics and clinical decision support (CDS) technology, today announced that Chief Medical Officer and Co-founder, Dr. Fauzia Khan will participate in an industry panel that spotlights how new technologies in hospitals are helping to improve patient health and satisfaction at the 2013 U.S. News and World Report Hospital of Tomorrow (HOT) Conference. The conference, which is being held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington D.C. on November 4 - 6, will address critical and mounting challenges facing hospitals and health care systems today. During the conference, Alere Analytics will be showcasing the Company’s suite of hospital solutions at booth #25.
In Dr. Khan’s panel discussion, she will discuss the merits of recent technology innovations for hospitals aimed at improving patient care and customer satisfaction. She will discuss how providers can deliver better, more efficient care in the hospital setting and reduce rates of readmission and Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs). An important element of this new technology is interoperability, to deliver more comprehensive, accurate readings and improve the care provided to each patient. The ‘hospital of tomorrow’ is designed to be patient-centered, technology-driven and engineered for connectivity.
Information About Alere Analytics’ Industry Panel
Conference: U.S. News & World Report Hospital of Tomorrow (HOT)
When and Where: Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 8:45 AM at the Omni Shoreham Hotel
Track: Designing Hospitals for 21st Century Care
Panelist: Dr. Fauzia Khan, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder, of Alere Analytics
Panel Synopsis: Hospitals have recently implemented new design features aimed at improving patient care and streamlining processes. Panel participants will review these new technologies, and discuss how hospitals can provide faster, better care to patients with improved data connectivity, such as the embedding of technology in all working surfaces, from patient beds, to surgeons’ tools, to medication dispensers. Ideally, these new technologies will be interoperable, giving the equipment the ability to connect and “talk to each other” to enable careful monitoring of a patient’s condition and ultimately provide better communication across multiple settings.
Additional Company News
Alere Analytics launched its new Company Website this week to demonstrate how our healthcare solutions enable earlier interventions, more personalized treatment and better care coordination among healthcare providers. Alere Analytics provides the healthcare industry with unparalleled analytics and clinical decision support solutions that are delivered on a single platform. The Company leverages the world's largest library of evidence-based medical knowledge that seamlessly integrates into existing hospital and laboratory information systems.
If you are interested in learning more about Alere Analytics and our technology solutions, please visit our newly redesigned website, www.AlereAnalytics.com. The new Website offers a comprehensive overview of the Alere Analytics’ suite of innovative hospital and provider solutions, which includes our clinical surveillance, meaningful use, regulatory reporting, quality measures and infection control solutions.
About Alere Analytics
Alere Analytics, formerly DiagnosisOne, provides the healthcare industry with unparalleled analytics and clinical decision support tools based on a single platform. The company’s analytics and decision support solution leverages the world's largest library of evidence-based medical knowledge and integrates seamlessly with existing hospital and laboratory information systems. It delivers intelligent and actionable information that ensures improved patient care, fewer errors and better clinical outcomes. Alere Analytics’ customers include hospitals, healthcare providers, payers, EHR companies, systems integrators and government entities. Based in Lowell, Mass., Alere Analytics was formed as DiagnosisOne in 2003 by a team of physicians and healthcare IT professionals. In July 2012, DiagnosisOne joined Alere, a leading provider of near-patient diagnostics and health information solutions, and is now conducting business as Alere Analytics. For more information about the Company and its solutions, visit www.alereanalytics.com.
About Alere Inc.
By developing new capabilities in near-patient diagnosis, monitoring and health information technology, Alere enables individuals to take charge of improving their health and quality of life at home. Alere's global leading products and services, as well as its new product development efforts, focus on cardiology, infectious disease, toxicology and diabetes. Alere is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. For more information regarding Alere, please visit www.alere.com.