Patient Engagement

ProofPilot digital health
By Jack McCarthy 09:32 am November 23, 2016
The platform, featuring 10 new templates, reduces the barrier to conducting scientifically valid studies on digital health tool, fitness regimens, dietary programs, wellness efforts and others, the company said. 
HIMSS16 HIMSS17
By Tom Sullivan 06:46 am November 23, 2016
People, products and pictures of last year’s event, from Sylvia Burwell’s opening keynote to the post-Super Bowl Peyton Manning shutting things down. And a whole lot of innovation on the show floor. 
Louisiana patient engagement

Jamie Martin of the Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum

By Tom Sullivan 02:21 pm November 17, 2016
The state has already achieved a marked increase in people using its patient portal and HIE. One big surprise: Its most active patients turned out to be the ones widely considered least interested in technology. 
Innovacer compare hospital performance
By Jack McCarthy 10:18 am November 17, 2016
Hospital Compare enables patients to determine the best hospital for types of treatment in a specific area. Physicians and providers can also use the tool to better understand what improvements are needed for higher quality care. 
CRISP Verato patient matching

Verato CEO Mark LaRow.

By Jack McCarthy 09:56 am November 17, 2016
The HIE will use the tool to more systematically share data across its various provider organizations. 
Cambia Mosaic Echo
By Jack McCarthy 09:28 am November 17, 2016
The investment firm will work with early stage startups and growth companies to help fuel innovation and scale technologies.  
VA online scheduling
By Jack McCarthy 08:48 am November 15, 2016
Veterans will initially be able to schedule primary care appointments by using a new app. And in the future VA officials plan to add optometry, audiology and mental-health. 
artificial pancreas
By 12:58 pm November 11, 2016
The project will combine an insulin pump, continuous glucose monitoring and personalized medicine technologies, the companies said. 
patient-facing apps mHealth
By Jack McCarthy 08:54 am November 11, 2016
Healthcare respondents also said they intend to increase budgets for app development by 15 percent. 

Florida Hospital Waterman

By Jessica Davis 12:03 pm November 10, 2016
Florida Hospital Waterman and Florida Hospital Carrollwood are being recognized for their use of technology to improve patient outcomes and analytics to reduce infections.

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