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Fighting COVID-19

Strategies for Mitigating the Impact of Coronavirus on Your Health System

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread throughout the United States, healthcare organizations are being forced to respond to unparalleled demand for their services. This crisis is forcing healthcare leaders to rethink processes and protocols to ensure critical services can continue to be provided while prioritizing the safety of patients and employees. Healthcare executives are responding to the crisis by increasing communication with their workforce, shifting their marketing strategies and forming new partnerships to bolster their response.

Modern Healthcare Custom Media questioned three industry experts about how their organizations are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and inquired about the best practices and knowledge needed to effectively address this crisis.


Peter Antall, MD
Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Peter Antall is the Chief Medical Officer at Amwell, where he is responsible for clinical direction of the platform as well as client guidance and training. He is also the founder and president of the Amwell Medical Group.

Bharat Sundaram
President and COO

Bharat Sundaram leads operations at Vizient with oversight for development and delivery of products/services. His areas of responsibility include strategic sourcing, pharmacy, analytics, advisory, and market intelligence capabilities.

Lisbeth Votruba, MSN, RN
VP of Clinical Quality and Innovation

Lisbeth Votruba led the first hospital implementation of remote patient safety monitoring over 10 years ago. She later joined AvaSure as the senior executive responsible for clinical operations and the innovation roadmap.

Read the full conversation here.