How Healthcare Organizations Must Respond Urgently in the Digital Age

January 13, 2020

Today, healthcare organizations are witnessing a major shift in power. The industry is realigning itself increasingly around the priorities of patients. The change is unstoppable — and healthcare companies must act swiftly to avoid getting left behind.

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Memorial Health

Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) is a non-profit, 530-bed tertiary care hospital in Savannah, Ga. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for cardiac care, cancer care, trauma, pediatrics, high-risk obstetrics, and neonatology. Our hospital includes the region’s only Level 1 trauma center, the region’s only children’s hospital, and a state-of-the-art laboratory where scientists conduct research on the molecular genetics of cancer.

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Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) is a non-profit, 530-bed tertiary care hospital in Savannah, Ga. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for cardiac care, cancer care, trauma, pediatrics, high-risk obstetrics, and neonatology. Our hospital includes the region’s only Level 1 trauma center, the region’s only children’s hospital, and a state-of-the-art laboratory where scientists conduct research on the molecular genetics of cancer.

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