Ep 100: Driving Innovation & Technology in Healthcare with Shawna Butler, RN, MBA
We’re celebrating 100 episodes with a fascinating look to the future of health. Shawna Butler, RN, MBA, has been leading the charge towards merging clinical care, technology, and sustainable business models and much of that conversation centers around the true value of nurses. Join us as we learn all about the work and research Butler has been doing, where the industry is headed from a technology standpoint, and what needs to be done to continue moving our profession forward. This show is going to be a celebration and a reflection on an exciting first 100 episodes, and we also have a special message to share with Sharon and Jeremy.
Read more about the show here: https://beyondthemaskpodcast.com/ep-100-driving-innovation-technology-in-healthcare-with-shawna-butler-rn-mba/2694/
Get the CE certificate here: https://beyondthemaskpodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Beyond-the-Mask-CE-Cert-FILLABLE.pdf
What we discuss on this episode:
0:36 – Celebrating 100 episodes with a surprise
6:36 – Sharon & Jeremy look back on 100 episodes
8:38 – Welcoming in our guest today
9:29 – Background on Butler’s health and tech background
12:27 – Money is the root of many issues
14:57 – We don’t quantify nursing
22:24 – What her podcast is all about
30:22 – How to get policy changes to push nurses forward
35:38 – Examples of what nurses are doing now to innovate
41:58 – How is technology changing nursing?
49:07 – Changing the way nurses view the problems we face.
55:11 – How to get nurses the business training to become an entrepreneur
1:02:03 – A 100th episode request for Butler
1:03:33 – What does the future hold for the podcast?
1:07:27 – A final, inspirational message from Butler