IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On November 4, Novation will host the largest innovative technology event in its industry at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas. The 2015 Innovative Technology Expo will give clinical experts from across the country the unique opportunity to interact with more than 180 new products from 140 manufacturers. Healthcare providers will encounter a mix of innovative technologies such as the latest in cardiology care, progressive products for the surgical suite and cutting-edge capital equipment solutions. In addition, more than thirty software solutions designed to facilitate the delivery of the highest level of patient care will be showcased.
The event will kick off with a luncheon for clinicians and manufacturers featuring Soren Kaplan, Ph.D. as keynote speaker. Kaplan will challenge attendees to seize opportunities and lead the way in innovation. The Exhibit Hall will be open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and actual devices, products and technologies will be available for hands-on demonstration and evaluation. Clinicians will use electronic devices to provide specific feedback in real time on each product they review. Their feedback will help guide manufacturers in their evolution of product development.
“We are excited about the broad range of devices, technologies and equipment we will have available for clinician’s to see and experience at this year’s Innovative Technology Expo,” said Chris McDown, senior vice president, sourcing operations for Novation. “This is a unique learning environment for clinicians and manufacturers and we are proud to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information that ultimately contributes to improving patient care.”
For additional evidence-based insight attendees will be able to review posters and discuss case studies, created by hospital clinicians. Each poster details how technologies have been incorporated into protocols enabling them to improve outcomes or create and maintain a safer care environment.
Novation is the nation’s leading health care services company, focused on revolutionizing operational performance for more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children's Hospital Association and Provista LLC. Novation’s progressive approach to cost performance, data and intelligence, and integrated advisory solutions helps health care providers envision and advance new models of cost-effective, high-quality care. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Novation is committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior and twice has been honored with the Ethisphere Institute’s coveted Ethics Inside® Certification, and has been named four years consecutively to Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies list.