The call for Americans to social distance due to the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for remote patient monitoring and raised awareness of its benefits in ensuring the safety of the chronically ill and effectively managing disease. Remote patient monitoring is increasingly being incorporated into care pathways as payers and providers have come to understand how it can optimize outcomes and reduce hospital readmissions.
In a discussion with Modern Healthcare Custom Media, two industry leaders discussed the importance and benefits of remote patient monitoring and offered their opinions on its role in healthcare’s rapidly changing future.
Bilal Muhsin is the chief operating officer at Masimo. Previously EVP of Engineering, Bilal has served the company for more than twenty years. As COO, he oversees operations and sales company wide.
Lou Silverman is CEO of Advanced ICU Care, and has a 25-year track record of success in healthcare services as CEO. During his tenure, Advanced ICU Care has grown to deliver acute care telemedicine services in approximately 100 hospitals in 26 states.