Winter 2019

Digital tools developed specifically for the new Stanford Hospital will help patients and their families.
Steve Fisch

The connected patient

It’s easy to see how the new Stanford Hospital will look now that the exterior is complete; the interiors are built out; and the furniture, equipment and art are being installed. Less visible but equally important is how the new hospital will feel to patients when it opens this fall.

Multiple teams throughout the hospital have helped create a digitally driven patient experience that matches the majestic façade of the new structure, said Alpa Vyas, vice president of patient experience for Stanford Health Care. “The service and the culture we create inside must complement and enhance the physical environment.”

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