HIMSS and Health 2.0 European Conference

Helsinki, Finland
June 11-13, 2019

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Demo – Mika Pyyhtiä

Chairman and CEO
Megical, Finland

Captain Mika Pyyhtiä started his aviation career in the Finnish Airforce, and did his Master’s in Science in Aalto University. Later he went to a national flag carrier airline to work as a pilot. He also joined safety, quality and risk management department of the airline. He started his own consulting company in quality, safety and risk management in 2011. Defining moment in his professional thinking happened, when his 3 year old son was misdiagnosed after an accident in a hospital and correct treatment was delayed 24hrs, causing unnecessary pain for the child.

Megical as a company defined its mission. A mission towards zero preventable harm in healthcare. Megical platform was released in 2017. Megical idea is to introduce black box thinking to healthcare industry with four concrete steps.

With the help of black box thinking zero preventable harm was possible in the airline industry, when in 2017 no passenger died when flying a jet airliner in commercial air traffic. Come and see Megical live demo about four steps towards zero preventable harm in healthcare.

June 11, 2019
13:00 - 16:30
Room 203

Doctors 2.0 provides practicing doctors, nurses, health and social care professionals with a very interactive forum where they can share perspectives and discuss practical questions and specific challenges facing in their daily practices. This year's Forum will focus on doctor-nurse collaborations, include LIVE demos of Health 2.0 solutions proposing new collaborative approaches, and discuss the shifts of responsibilities within the care team that come with the adoption of these technologies. As always, the Forum remains free of charge for all practicing doctors, nurses and health professionals - on a first come first served basis, whether they are registered to attend the rest of the conference or not. Please contact Rebeka Gyorfi at rgyorfi@himss.org to request your invitation today!

Free for clinicians, other stakeholders need to be registered and are accepted on a first come first served basis.

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