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At Florida Hospital, we believe innovative partnerships are key to transforming health care.

The Florida Hospital Alliance & Innovation eXchange is a specialized team of innovators connecting businesses of all sizes to our health-care professionals. Promoting the latest in technologies and wellness approaches, we provide unique partnership opportunities for world-renowned clinicians, researchers, operators and innovators to share, learn and grow in order to continuously improve the health of our communities.

Our vision guides how we partner. Florida Hospital will be a global leader providing highly advanced, faith-based health care and will lead a sustainable community-health system that:

  • Improves the experience of care
  • Improves the health of our community
  • Reduces the per-person cost of health care

This system will provide major, relevant contributions to the re-shaping of America’s health care. We are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to heal the mind, body and the spirit. To truly provide the health care of the future, it is absolutely essential that our innovation focus include the highest level of patient safety and clinical excellence with an emphasis on enriching the patient experience to improve outcomes and reduce waste.

Health Care’s Top Challenges

Disruptive
Care Options

How might we create an innovative and seamless experience for our customers across disparate activities, proactively engaging them throughout the care continuum?

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  • Aligned clinical delivery inside and outside hospital walls
  • Promote and provide preventative medicine and education
  • Promote adherence to care plans that drives sustainable health
  • Provide proactive and ongoing care navigation
  • Provide new customer value that results in new or enhanced revenue models
  • Provide transparent cost and utilization information
  • Activate relationships using cost effective and population specific communication tools
  • Providing tools to engage care givers in the care plan and in their own health and wellness

Promote and
Sustain Health

How might we create and maintain active relationships with the "well" population — currently not customers — to promote sustainable health and brand loyalty?

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  • Develop relationship and tools to engage the millennial population
  • Develop and deploy marketing strategies that create positive micro-moments cultivating brand preference without a purchase of the brand

Reducing
Cost of Care

How might we reduce cost of care while improving outcomes?

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  • Spine, robotic, laparoscopic cholecystectomy and laparoscopic appendectomy surgery
  • Sepsis, pneumonia and chest-pain admissions and emergency-room visits
  • Re-admissions for acute myocardial infarction (AMI), heart failure (HF) and pneumonia (PN)
  • Post-acute care labor

Drive Optimal Performance

How might we utilize business intelligence for predictive modeling and real-time solutions to drive optimal clinical performance?

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  • Provide technology to facilitate decision-making process for when and where appropriate care should be provided
  • Decision support tools providing information to the right person, at the right time in the right place

Recruiting Future Medical Professionals

How might we develop and/or recruit medical professionals for the future of health care?

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  • Transition medical professionals to consistently work at the top of their license
  • Develop tools to ensure appropriate knowledge transfer, mentoring and bench building of next generation professionals
  • Develop assessment and educational programs, which will reduce the cost of on-boarding and provide a more immersive physical and emotional experience
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Alliances

We provide unique partnership opportunities for clinicians, researchers, operators and innovators.

When two or more companies form a strategic alliance, each company’s performance is amplified.

The collective strength of an ideal alliance allows each party to bring specialized skills, technologies and resources to the table that each would not readily have on their own. This creates new relationships to transform the future of health care together.

We believe in the power of partnerships and innovation. Without innovation, nothing changes and there is no measurable growth. Offering the most cost effective, advanced technologies, processes and treatments allows us to focus on the most important aspect of health care today: caring for others with compassion and dignity.

GE Improves Outcomes through Better Access to Women’s Health Care

SMRxT Develops New Technology to Improve Medication Compliance

STANLEY Healthcare Enhances Patient Experience while Improving Patient Flow

Medtronic Translates Data into Actional Resources through Collaboration

Innovation Ecosystem

We offer a wide spectrum of powerfully aligned resources to accelerate your time to market.

Florida Hospital resources designed to ensure mutually beneficial partnerships.

Florida Hospital has established a unique ecosystem to drive innovation consisting of a team Florida Hospital leaders dedicated to simplifying health-care innovation. A team strategically created to provide direction and support along the alliance cycle by working with our partners to determine the best plan of action, synchronize opportunities, knock down barriers and create new value for Florida Hospital customers.

Florida Hospital Innovation Lab

A vital center of innovation that uses design thinking to solve the most pressing health-care challenges.

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InnovatOR

One of the world’s most technologically advanced combined operating rooms and imaging centers.

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Center for Innovative Patient Care

An inpatient living laboratory maximizing patient care and recovery.

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Institute for Surgical Advancement Prototype Lab

A creative space for physicians, engineers, researchers and other health-care professionals to bring their ideas to life.

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Research & Development Center

A unique workspace, thoughtfully designed to promote collaboration among thought leaders.

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Nicholson Center

A global clinical education and training center offering simulation, wet and dry labs, education center and digital learning.

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Health Performance Strategies

A mind-body-spirit series of programs and services based on our CREATION Health philosophy to resist disease and advance health.

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Adventist University of Health Sciences

Provides a real-world education experience in 17 distinguished programs for more than 2,200 students.

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Research Enterprises

Clinical and translational research across eight Florida Hospital campuses operating under one license, one medical staff and one IRB.

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Big Data

Real-time patient data from one of the largest hospital systems in the United States located in a city with a ideal population to test national rollouts.

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Health Village

Health Village is a health care and life sciences innovation district located on 172-acres in vibrant downtown Orlando.

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Global Partnering

A team dedicated to advancing Florida Hospital's mission to provide highly advanced, faith-based health care around the globe.

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Your Team

Health care experts skilled in developing successful, innovative alliances.

WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIPS, WHICH IS WHY WE HAVE A TEAM DEDICATED TO BUILDING SUCCESSFUL ALLIANCES.

The Florida Hospital Alliance & Innovation eXchange team works with organizations to ensure mutually beneficial partnerships move from ideas to reality to fulfill our respective missions in dynamic and innovative ways. The Florida Hospital Alliance & Innovation exchange team is passionate about solving today’s, and tomorrow’s, health-care challenges. This team of innovation navigators are dedicated to the transformation of health care and will guide your team through a successful partnership at Florida Hospital in ways you’ve never imagined.

Vickie White Vice President
Florida Hospital Strategic Partnering
Biography
Keith Lowe Director of Corporate Development Biography
Jan Moysey Director of Alliance Development Biography
Ashley Simmons Director of Innovation Development Biography
Ted Ajmo Alliance Development Manager Biography
Lyndsey Escobar Project Manager Biography
Arden Piazza Assistant Director of Marketing Biography
Krystle Nguyen Assistant Planning Manager Biography
Barbara Whitten Executive Assistant & Health Village Coordinator Biography
Upcoming Event Florida Hospital InnovationX

Florida Hospital InnovationX is the premiere health-care innovation competition in Florida.

July 28–29, 2016

Start-ups to early-stage companies are invited to submit their solutions to our Top-5 challenges to be reviewed by a panel of esteemed health-care leaders. Approximately 20 companies will be given eight minutes to present their ideas to a judging panel consisting of Florida Hospital leaders. Florida Hospital leaders will be on-site during and after the event to talk one-on-one with companies competing in InnovationX.

The winners will be determined by a judging ceremony including Florida Hospital leaders from around the state. Each presenting company’s idea will be judged on how well it fulfills not only the selected challenge, but also the Triple Aim, how well the solution fits the Florida Hospital culture and, of course, innovative spirit!

  • Free form submission to include the following:
    • Challenge(s) responding to
    • IT Requirements Questions (Section 4.3)
    • 2 min or less video of submission (optional)
    • Media Kit
    • 1 page exec summary of company
    • List of current customers and revenue status of company
    • Board Members and Funds affiliated with
  • If Selected to Present:
    • Limit 2 company attendees to event, 1 Presenter Only
    • Slides will be requested for event
Download Submission Form
Upcoming Event National Council of Presidents

Meet and network with Florida Hospital leaders and peer colleagues from around the globe.

Coming in 2017

The objectives of the invitation-only National Council of Presidents conference are to share Florida Hospital’s appreciation for its partners, to discuss current and future strategic plans and challenges, and to explore opportunities to create mutually beneficial value through dynamic panel discussions and strategic plan presentations.

In addition, attendees have access to approximately 20 start-ups and mid-stage companies presenting their solutions to top health challenges during InnovationX, Florida Hospital’s premier start-up competition. In 2015, attendees were treated to customized Florida Hospital Innovation Lab (FHIL) sessions and a tour of the Daytona International Speedway to learn more about this innovative partnership.

Say Hello

As a health-care leader, we invite other like-minded innovative companies to join us as we co-create the future of health care.

We are actively seeking innovative alliances with companies whose mission aligns with our mission and vision in order to transform the future of health care. Please tell us briefly about your company, your idea and how an alliance could help fulfill the triple aim.

Select your goals for reaching out to Florida Hospital’s Alliance & Innovation eXchange: