Post 2022 AvaSure Virtual Symposium - AvaSure

Event Overview

Date: October 26 -27, 2022

Location: Virtual

Our 6th annual AvaSure Symposium took place on Wednesday, October 26th and Thursday, October 27th. Thank you all for attending and being a part of this great event.

Each year the Symposium brings together senior leaders, frontline staff, and healthcare experts to share best practices and new use cases of AvaSure’s virtual care solutions. We had a fantastic line up of customer speakers and AvaSure experts that tackled topics such as virtual nursing, labor optimization and how health systems are using our solution to mitigate today’s most pressing challenges in healthcare.

WATCH THE RECORDINGS

 The full recordings of Day 1 and Day 2 are ready for you to rewatch and share! Spread the word about how AvaSure is the leading the way in virtual nursing with its unprecedented outcomes.

 

DAY 1

DAY 2

AGENDA

Check out the individual recordings from each session below.

 

WEDNESDAY

Welcome Message and Opening Remarks

Session #1: Virtual Nursing: It's a thing, but where to start?

AvaSure Spotlight #1, Clinical Assessments and Strategy

Session #2: Keeping the Suicidal Patient Safe, Virtually

AvaSure Spotlight #2, Clinical Evidence

Session #3: Tips, Tricks, and Tales from Monitor Staff Superstars

THURSDAY

Day 2 - Welcome message & Opening remarks

Session #4: Change Agents: Creating Awareness, Confidence, & Excitement

AvaSure Spotlight #3, Clinical Educators

Session #5: Centralized monitoring: Optimizing labor across a system

AvaSure Spotlight #4, Clinical Implementation and Strategy

Session #6: How technology Plays a Role in the Future of Healthcare

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Gerry Lewis

Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President, Ascension 

 

Gerry Lewis serves as Chief Information Officer for US Radiology Specialists.  Prior to his current role with US Radiology, Gerry most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Ascension Health, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S., where he successfully led Ascension’s IT transformation, the development and implementation of numerous patient and provider applications, and the buildout of the organization’s data exchange. 

Under Gerry’s guidance, Ascension Technologies built out the foundational infrastructure to provide Ascension’s healthcare operations with a seamless, end-to-end technology experience for both patients and providers. His commitment to driving significant redesign and new strategic partnerships has redefined Ascension’s technology ecosystem while maintaining a strong cybersecurity posture to protect data and other valuable assets. This highly responsive technology operational model drives improved service performance and scale. 

He is an executive advisor to numerous organizations, including Salesforce, athenahealth, Google, Microsoft and AT&T. He also lends his expertise to the Scottsdale Institute, a not-for-profit membership organization of health systems and academic medical centers, as well as the Missouri operations of NPower, a group that helps launch digital careers for military veterans and young adults from underserved communities. 

With a master’s degree in business administration from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, and a bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas at Austin, Gerry’s career has also included an analyst role with the Central Intelligence Agency and leadership roles at computer companies Dell and Compaq.  

Gerry and his wife, Debra, live in Austin. They have two adult daughters.