Patient Engagement

Intermountain Oxeon Empiric Health

Intermountain CEO Marc Harrison said Empiric Health will include the health system's methodology for delivering care and acheiving a return on investment.

By Bernie Monegain 11:56 am March 03, 2017
The new company will focus on taking the variations out of care delivery and costs. 
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Transcend Insights CMO Thomas Van Gilder, said that patients see information sharing as essential and it’s time that providers give them the tools they need to stay connected. 

By Jack McCarthy 07:22 am March 03, 2017
The survey also found that a majority of patients use a digital device and believe it would be helpful for that data to be part of their medical history. 
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By Heather Mack 09:48 am March 02, 2017
More people with chronic conditions tapped health apps and tools in 2016 than in 2015 and divulged more personal info to providers. But trust issues remain among doctors and consumers alike. 
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Melody Smith Jones, manager of connected health at Perficient

By Jessica Davis 01:47 pm February 28, 2017
Social media expert Melody Smith Jones explains what organizations need to do to benefit providers and convert unknown patients into new consumers of healthcare services.
ONC Move Health Data Forward
By Mike Miliard 10:45 am February 28, 2017
The winning teams put strategies such as open APIs to work enabling secure and straightforward movement of patient data.
Allscripts NantHealth Cancer

Allscripts CEO Paul Black said the integrated solution creates clinical capabilities that benefit both clinicians and patients. 

By Bill Siwicki 10:44 am February 28, 2017
The platform enables oncologists to identify evidence-based treatment regimens for patients through integration of NantHealth’s eviti platform and Allscripts’ Sunrise EHR.

There are 20 million military veterans in the U.S., and 4 million have service-connected disabilities, according to government statistics.

By Bernie Monegain 11:30 am February 24, 2017
By integrating Nuance's AI with Epic's EHR, they aim to make it a cinch for nation's veterans to make medical appointments using voice-driven interactions.

Michael Rutty, a legal subject matter expert at Actiance with Fox News contributor Kevin Campbell, MD, talking at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Henry Powderly 05:20 pm February 21, 2017
New legal precedents mean physicians should be very smart about leveraging platforms like Twitter and Facebook.
patient experience

Medfusion CEO Kimberly Labow

By Bill Siwicki 05:09 pm February 21, 2017
The deal brings patient self-scheduling technology to Medfusion’s product suite.

Behavior science "is the new wave of design," said Kyra Bobinet, MD, at the HIMSS17 UX Forum.

By Mike Miliard 10:10 am February 21, 2017
"Healthcare is late to the game in terms of user experience," said Lorraine Chapman, senior director of healthcare at Macadamian, a UX design and development firm, at HIMSS17 on Monday.

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