Subscribe to our daily email of featured TEDxTalks

This video was filmed at an independently organized TEDx event and uploaded by the organizer. To flag a video (good or bad!), use this form.

The next healthcare revolution | ​Thomas McAfee | TEDxLFHS
Viewed 28 times
Added Sep 2, 2016
Share this story
What will the next revolution in healthcare look like? Robots, genetic understanding and telemedicine all play important roles - but what does it all come down to?

Thomas McAfee is president of Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital and senior vice president of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare. He has led nationally recognized health organizations through enormous change and is currently building the new Lake Forest Hospital to provide breakthrough, world-class medicine. Leveraging advancements in technology, patient care models, academic research and building design, he is developing a contemporary model to enhance the health of our communities.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at