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Jaime Wong, MD, FRCSC, FACS

Senior Vice President/Senior Medical Officer

Intuitive

Jaime Wong is a certified physician executive and serves as the senior vice president/senior medical officer for Intuitive, a global technology leader in minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery. He leads the Medical Safety and Innovation organization, which includes clinical development engineering, comparative medicine, medical safety and surgical applications engineering. Dr. Wong is also a urologic surgeon who currently practices at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. Previously, he was medical director for the Jenkins Clinic, a nonprofit urology clinic established to offer each patient the highest quality care and best possible outcomes. Holding two Bachelor of Science degrees, a diploma in engineering and a Doctor of Medicine degree from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada, Dr. Wong subsequently pursued postgraduate urology residency training at the same facility. He then completed a minimally invasive surgery fellowship at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada. Later, he received a Master of Business Administration degree from Emory University in Atlanta.

Dr. Wong is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, a diplomate of the American Board of Urology and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is an ACHE Member. Dr. Wong also serves as an adjunct associate professor at the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University.

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Leadership Insights: Leveraging Technology to Enhance Care Delivery

Presented by Jaime Wong, MD, FRCSC, FACS, Eva Karp, DHA, RN-BC, FACHE, Mohan Giridharadas, Heather J. Rohan, FACHE at 10:15 AM on Monday, April 11th.

The past two years have brought about seismic shifts in healthcare delivery for providers and patients. The healthcare field as a whole was pushed to accelerate telehealth, hospital-at-home, and other modes of care delivery outside of the four walls of the traditional hospital. At the same time, advances in artificial intelligence, predictive analytics, and digital…