Michael Kurliand

Director of Telehealth

West Health

Michael has been working in healthcare for over 25 years and has served as a clinician, administrator, strategist and departmental leader. Some of the major accomplishments include multisite EMR implementation lead for University of Pennsylvania Health System, IT lead for nation’s for first high-risk delivery unit and proton therapy department specifically for children at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and development of the largest and most comprehensive pediatric telehealth program in southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Michael was also an Adjunct Professor for Rutgers and Drexel Universities, and is now teaching Nursing and Healthcare Informatics at the University of San Diego. Michael is now the Director of Telehealth at the West Health Institute. In this role, Michael serves as a subject matter expert in developing, scaling and optimizing models of care for the elderly leveraging technology and process. Michael is also responsible for helping organizations through change management as they integrate new models of care delivery and for advocating responsible telehealth policy at the state and national levels. Michael is an advocate for advancing care models and serves on state committees and educates community, hospital, and system leaders as to the benefits and appropriate uses of telehealth and mhealth.

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The American Telemedicine Association
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