By now, most hospitals in the United States are being forced to consider temporary options to handle a potential overflow of patients stricken with COVID-19. In hotspots like New York and Seattle, where a surge in hospitalization may be looming within weeks, there is even greater urgency.
The most important factor for effective COVID-19 technical support of this expansion is ensuring that IT leadership is involved in crisis response meetings to understand the hospital’s overflow plans. This will allow for effective planning of technology deployment and support at short notice. Once you understand the options in play, ensuring your IT team has plans and supplies focused on the areas below will help guarantee they can efficiently respond to the rapidly evolving needs.
RAPID INFRASTRUCTURE DEPLOYMENT
TRAINING AND SUPPORT