Devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey, and likely Hurricane Irma, highlights the pressing need for healthcare EHR interoperability, but a few providers said cloud-based tech help them deliver care when many couldn’t.
U.S. consumers already are spending about five hours per day on their mobile devices, according to a report from Flurry Analytics. So, how can healthcare get its share of this screen time to better connect and engage patients?
Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Dubbed one of the sharpest engineers today, Nandini Ramani is charged with building up the company’s patient engagement tech.
While 80.5 percent of hospitals have installed at least a basic EHR system, researchers said that just 37.5 percent of hospitals have adopted at least eight of 10 components measuring EHR use for performance measurement.
The former national coordinator says addressing social determinants is critical to the success of value-based care and that big infrastructure investment will enable localized approaches to public health.
A Higi kiosk station is set up in a retail store to help people monitor their health.