Flexibility, security, and extensibility: Entering a new era of IDN-wide patient monitoring 

Tuesday, December 5th, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CT 

Tuesday, December 5th, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET 

Tom Cushing wears many hats: critical care nurse, lieutenant and first responder at his local volunteer fire department and Principal IT advisor at one of the largest healthcare systems in the Northeastern U.S. With a multifaceted perspective comes a deep understanding of the cross-functional needs and opportunities in patient monitoring – from helping clinicians and IT teams work more efficiently, to making it easier to scale when the need arises, to seamlessly tracking patients along their treatment journey. 

Join us as Tom shares how making a seismic shift in patient monitoring system design and deployment delivers clinical, technological, financial and operational benefits, both within surge periods and times of normal operation.  
You’ll learn:
  • Tom’s approach to devising and deploying an IDN-wide patient monitoring ecosystem
  • Tom’s case to his leadership team that led to an innovative approach to purchasing and implementing patient monitoring systems across their sites
  • Best practices and words of wisdom when creating and implementing a patient monitoring system
  • What to look for in your next patient monitoring system and a patient monitoring system partner



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Tom Cushing

Principal Advisor for IT applications, Northwell Health