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September 02, 2015 | Janice Young
While healthcare has made progress in adopting digital age customer service practices, there exists a much larger and more significant opportunity: care and health... More

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September 02, 2015 | Drew Schiller
(SPONSORED) The healthcare industry is ready to turn the promise associated with connected health -- technology-enabled care solutions that facilitate communication... More
September 02, 2015 | John Turnburke
(SPONSORED) Variations of telehealth services have been utilized for decades now. However, in recent years, such services have taken on new life and meaning for both... More
September 01, 2015 | Michelle Troseth
Healthcare demands care coordination for value-based reimbursement and population health. To accomplish this, leaders must invest in interprofessional care, clinical... More
September 01, 2015 | Todd Rothenhaus, MD
According to a recent study, somewhere between 37-57 percent of patients are interested in using web-based tools to fill prescriptions, track their own health and access... More
August 31, 2015 | Lyn Triffletti
HIPAA compliance, or lack thereof, has both financial and cultural implications, so identifying common HIPAA compliance gaps is a great way to start down the path to... More

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July 22, 2015 | Tom Giannulli, MD
There are many tools and features that patients want, but for practices to get the most from them, they need to be a part of a larger platform and integrate with other... More
July 22, 2015 | Irv Lichtenwald
The information has to be there. It has to be accurate. And someone has to take action. This definition of accountability, which healthcare currently grapples with and... More
July 21, 2015 | Pamela Bartz
As providers gain value from the digital revolution, most can't reach ultimate integration nirvana due to data silos and disparate systems. Data virtualization... More
July 21, 2015 | Hannah Galvin, MD
As ICD-10 draws closer, you may feel like you're stuck in one of the five stages of grief. Hannah Galvin, MD, has some advice and reassuring thoughts. More
July 20, 2015 | David Harlow
Tucked into the FDA innovations of the 21st Century Cures Act recently passed by the House of Representatives and sent over to the Senate is a subtitle on... More