2023 Hospital @ Home Leadership Summit Speaker Bio
Tahir Haque, MD, Senior Medical Director, Biofourmis
Tahir is a board-certified internist and biomedical engineer who serves as a Medical Director at Biofourmis. His work focuses on utilizing innovative digital health solutions to operationalize and scale acute care at home programs. Tahir practices as a Home Hospitalist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he holds dual appointments in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Division of Global Health Equity. He is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Associate Faculty member at Ariadne Labs.
Tahir received his undergraduate degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology where he was a Lt. Tyler Brown Scholar. Prior to joining medical school, he was a post-baccalaureate fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Tahir completed his residency training in Internal Medicine – Global Health and Disaster Relief from the University of Miami.
8:30 am – 10:30 am : Workshop A: Moving Equitable Care Home
Workshop A: Moving Equitable Care Home : Experts argue that every healthcare system should be developing a hospital-at-home strategy to remain relevant and able to meet changing consumer expectations and aging population demands, if they aren’t already engaged in acute care in the home. Is your organization currently developing an organizational plan or evaluating your readiness to launch a home-hospital program? What are the essential elements needed to ensure program success and optimize outcomes? What's needed to get stakeholder buy-in and ensure feasibility? This deep dive workshop session will explore all of the key foundational elements needed for a successful hospital-at-home strategy, spanning topics from staffing, infrastructure, supply chain, payment models, technology, regulatory factors, metrics, and more.