In today’s clinical environments data is everywhere, but timely access to contextually relevant, digital information can still be a challenge.
Join us on the 28th of August at 2pm to discuss some key challenges we see in the industry and how the Ascom Healthcare Platform aims to assist with closing these digital information gaps between devices, hospital systems, and clinical care teams to extend the reach of critical information across points of care and enable informed, timely clinical decisions.
In this session, we aim to cover: • Key Challenges in clinical environments • Enabling communications with fewer work interruptions • Streamline communications to boost workflow efficiency • Next Generation Tools - implementing technologies • Delivering measurable benefits • Workflow examples
Webinar leader: Paul Merrett, Director Business Development, Ascom
About the speaker:
Paul has had an extensive career in Australia and Internationally in Medical Equipment Sales and Marketing. The product and market focus has been in the Patient monitoring, Clinical Information Systems and Life support equipment. He began his commercial career in Gambro Engstrom, specializing in Acute care fluid replacement, Intensive care Ventilation and anesthesia delivery. This was at a time of market changes from analogue to digital systems, and hence gained a broad experience in the implementation of Clinical information systems in the acute care environment.
Following a year in New Zealand starting direct operations for Datex-Ohmeda, Paul ventured further afield to Singapore as General Manager for South East Asia for Draeger Medical. During this time, Paul was in the epicenter for gaining experience firsthand in Mass casualty Natural Disasters, SARS, Bird and Swine Flus. This enabled Paul to be the sole representative of the Global Medical Equipment Industry at the WHO in Geneva for global pandemia preparedness 2006 -2007.
After completing 18 Months in Tokyo as regional Critical Care Buisness Manager for Draeger Medical, Paul returned to Brisbane, Australia where for 9 years he was Asia Pacific Segment Manager for Patient Monitoring and Respiratory Care for GE Healthcare. As Ascom expanded its portfolio to focus it applications and digital tools on healthcare, Paul joined Ascom in October last year, to head our Business Development in ANZ.