Wendy Deibert, EMBA, BSN, RN, Caregility’s Vice President of Clinical Solutions, recently shared her healthcare origin story in the HIMSS profile piece It’s Personal: One Woman’s Journey from Health Scare to VP of Virtual Care.
The healthcare industry veteran and telehealth maven offers a candid glimpse into how her experience as a young patient led her to a career in healthcare, where she would work as an ICU nurse for twenty years. Deibert highlights her journey from the patient bedside to the field of healthcare technology, where she managed IT implementations before segueing into a teleICU operations role that brought her into the world of telehealth.
Deibert would then go on to help launch the first all-virtual care center, offering more than 70 telehealth programs across six states. She reveals lessons learned over the course of her career, touching on the important role that EHR integration and clinician buy-in play in the success of telehealth programs. Deibert also offers recommendations on how to tailor telehealth programs “to have a bigger, sustainable impact.”
Read the full HIMSS article here to learn more.