Learn how life sciences organizations are using digital patient engagement technology to optimize adherence, improve patient outcomes, and drive operational efficiencies.
- At-home screening and testing
- Treatment initiation with a medication or device
- Adherence and persistence to therapy
- Delivery of digital therapeutics
- Promotion of health equity by expanding access to underserved populations
- Collection of satisfaction surveys and patient-reported outcomes
Melissa Welch, MD, MPH
Melissa Welch serves as the Chief Medical Officer at Health Catalyst. An accomplished, senior physician executive with 35 years of leadership, management, and healthcare strategic impacts, Melissa’s career spans private and public healthcare sectors. She has successfully built physician and allied clinical, quality and pharmacy teams, stabilized operations, and executed critical value-based care results. Prior tenures include Vice President of Clinical Quality, Network and Markets Support at Blue Shield of California, Head of Regional Care Management at Aetna, and Chief Medical Officer of San Francisco’s Community Health Network. Melissa began her career as the Medical Director of a community public health clinic. She has an MPH in Epidemiology from U.C. Berkeley, is a graduate of Harvard Medical School, and is Board Certified in Primary Care and Internal Medicine. Dr. Welch completed her clinical training at U.C. San Francisco/ San Francisco General Hospital and Clinics.