Albert guides the prioritization of analytics, aligning work with system strategies. Analytics is key to delivering on our mission. The position reports directly to the COO to assure that analytics work across the system is connected to our Intermountain Operating Model. System led and locally deployed analytics will create synergistic strength and enhance our ability to design and implement industry-leading solutions. The Chief Analytics Officer will work closely with other system leaders to understand strategic needs and align analytics resources with the highest priorities. Albert is a proven, high-performing analytics technology leader and team builder in healthcare. He comes to Intermountain from Swisslog Healthcare in Kirkland, Washington, where he has served as Vice President of Global Analytics & Connectivity. Previously, he served in executive roles leading analytics and data management at KenSci in Seattle, MultiCare Health System in Tacoma, and AdventHealth in Florida.
ML-based clinical decision support technology is becoming more popular among healthcare provider organizations due to its ability to analyze large volumes of information, ensure that key data don’t escape the attention of the care team, and reduce alert fatigue. Unfortunately, most health systems are unprepared for how to select and deploy these new solutions. This session will discuss steps that hospitals and health systems should take to avoid mistakes and pitfalls.