The Basketball Match (aka TBT) is a 64-team, single-elimination tourney that invitations groups from all around the U.S. to compete for a $1M prize every summer time. This yr, TBT organizers confronted the problem of managing a posh COVID-19 security protocol to maintain ~1,000 members and employees wholesome through the two-week match because it performed out at a number of arenas.
Collaborating groups have been required to show a 75% vaccination charge, or undergo common COVID-19 testing. To handle vaccine verification and testing, TBT turned to Healthcare IT Leaders. After the match, which aired on ESPN, we spoke with TBT Co-Founder Jennifer Todd to evaluate the engagement and focus on the distinctive challenges of verifying participant vaccination standing.