COVID-19 Special Report: Healthcare lessons from a pandemic

Healthcare is already piecing together some crucial learnings from the crisis that may make the sector more resilient. Here are some lessons learned. (Getty/DjelicS)

COVID-19 hit industries across the economy like a tornado, leaving a path of wreckage in its wake. 

But just as people rebuild after a storm, healthcare is already piecing together some crucial learnings from the crisis that may ultimately make the sector more resilient. 

"It's post-traumatic growth," Gregg Miller, M.D., the chief medical officer from Vituity Healthcare, an emergency department staffing company. 

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He is among a number of experts from different sectors of the healthcare delivery space Fierce Healthcare spoke with in recent weeks to explore some of the ways — small and large — growth is already resulting from the crisis. Check out the different stories we've pulled together below.

COVID-19 Special Report: Lessons in delivering emergency care in new settings

COVID-19 Special Report: Lessons in combining compassion with technology

COVID-19 Special Report: Lessons in using healthcare web searches

COVID-19 Special Report: Lessons in protecting jobs in the face of a pandemic

COVID-19 Special Report: Lessons in returning to the fundamentals of patient care

 

This is just the start of the conversation. Do you have your own example of a healthcare lesson learned from the pandemic? Tell us about it on our LinkedIn page or send us an email at [email protected] with the subjectline "Lessons from COVID." 

We'd love to hear from you and hope to share some of the top reader ideas with you in the next couple of weeks.

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