In February 2021, Mackenzie Health opened Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital in Ontario, the first smart hospital in Canada, to support the surge of COVID-19 patients in the province. It opened as a full-service community hospital on June 6, 2021.
Featuring fully integrated smart technology systems and medical devices, the new facility is uniquely positioned to provide an enhanced patient experience that supports real-time information exchange and enhanced infection control.
In this 60-minute roundtable, we:
- Share what inspired Mackenzie Health to build a smart hospital, including its drive to bring the smart technology that is so integrated into everyday life into the hospital environment and enhance the patient and clinician experience
- Discuss the importance of remaining agile and flexible in the face of uncertainty and how the team at Mackenzie Health pivoted quickly to adapt their opening plans to include a COVID-19 response
- Explore the benefits of smart technology and learn what Mackenzie Health has planned for the facility as it resumes standard care