Thriving Amidst Disruption: Innovating Hospital Labs and Pharmacies for the Future in the Age of Big Data and Primary Care Transformation

Wednesday, June 14th, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT 

Join us for an engaging panel discussion as we explore the evolving landscape of hospital labs and pharmacies in the face of rapid innovation and emerging competition. Hospitals, once the primary domain of healthcare delivery, now face a paradigm shift as the largest retail pharmacies and industry giants like Amazon make strategic investments in primary care.
This webinar will delve into the pressing question: How can hospital labs and pharmacies adapt, innovate, and stay relevant amidst transformative change in our health system? We will explore the imperative for alignment with the latest technologies, advancements, and market dynamics to ensure continued success.
Key Discussion Points:
  • Understanding the current landscape: Assessing the impact of disruptive players and their investments in primary care, pharmacies, and efforts in expanding the role of the pharmacist and their teams.
  • Adapting to technological advancements: Exploring innovative solutions and strategies that can enhance hospital labs and pharmacy operations, improve patient care, and drive efficiency, including the role of big data, analytics, and artificial intelligence.
  • Building strategic partnerships: Discussing the importance of collaborations and partnerships with external stakeholders, including payers, retail, and health technology.
  • Enhancing patient and provider experience: Discovering how hospitals can leverage technological advancements and patient-centric approaches to deliver seamless and personalized experiences in labs and pharmacies.
  • Optimizing revenue and profitability: Identifying opportunities to enhance revenue generation and cost savings while ensuring quality outcomes and health equity.
  • Navigating regulatory challenges: Addressing the evolving regulatory landscape and understanding the compliance requirements to ensure seamless integration of innovations in labs and pharmacies.



Headshot - KyuRhee

Kyu Rhee, MD, MPP

Former CMO of CVS, Health and Human Services, and IBM

Headshot - Jane Hermansen

Jane Hermansen, MBA

Manager of Outreach and Network Development at Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Headshot - Dean Braun

Dean Braun

Senior Vice President, OmniSYS (XiFin Pharmacy Solutions)