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consumers and providers alike, health care, delivered with the right balance of systems need to transform into digitally humanity, compassion, expertise, analytics savvy, tech-enabled businesses, or risk and technology, are vital in providing a being left behind. personalized healthcare experience that Ultimately, he said we want to meet builds trust and confidence. people where they are—making it simple for patients to connect with their health Lastly, Steve Jobs reminded us of our Letter from the President provider by using their communication humanness, writing the following before method of choice—whether online, by he succumbed to pancreatic cancer phone or mobile app. By engaging early, in 2011. With all due respect to my many often and over time, we build trust and physician friends… At our February advisory board meeting, healthy and get on the right care path. “The best six doctors in the world we were fortunate to get an overview Additionally, he suggested that artificial are sunlight, rest, exercise, diet, of some of the exciting technological intelligence has the potential to accelerate self-confidence, and friends. changes underway in healthcare from a provider’s ability to identify, diagnose Nick Reddy, the chief digital officer at and treat high-risk patients. influence people to take the steps to stay Maintain them in all stages Partnering tech-enabled medical Baylor Scott & White Health. He reminded us that with products and enjoy a healthy life.” solutions with healthcare providers and services like telemedicine, electronic allows for a step-wise improvement that health records and wearables on the rise, will deliver value for the patient and the the healthcare workforce must develop healthcare system for years to come— and deploy new skill sets and products and can allow caregivers to better deliver that address both the industry’s escalating efficient care, when and where our digital capabilities and its move toward patients need it. value-based care. As these technologies become more widely available to Rowland K. Robinson We at Baylor Scott & White Health President, Baylor Scott & White Dallas Foundation are reminded daily that new models of [email protected] FOUNDATION SUPPORT Make an Impact Get together, have some fun and help support your community. Twisted Root Burger Loves Nurses! Save the Date Events Supporting BSWH MAY 1 THE 13TH ANNUAL NICK GONZALES CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT & FUNDRAISING DINNER Benefitting brain tumor research at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center Available through 2020, $1 of every Burger of the Month sold at Twisted Root Burger will benefit the Twisted Root Nursing Scholarship, part of the Advancing Nursing Excellence (ANE) scholarship program at Baylor Scott & White – North Texas. The ANE program provides salary stipends for current Baylor Scott & White – North Texas employees who want to fulfill dreams of becoming registered nurses or further their BSW Dallas Foundation Events OCT 14 the Burger of the Month, visit LUNCHEON Helping Baylor Scott & White fight breast nursing skills through advanced degrees. For locations and details on CELEBRATING WOMEN cancer in North Texas OCT 26 GRAND ROUNDS GOLF TOURNAMENT Benefitting medical education at Baylor 2 University Medical Center THE COMPASS / BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE FOUNDATION NEWS / SPRING 2020