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How clinical communications tech helped one hospital lower call volume by 70%

Woman’s Hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

By Bill Siwicki 01:17 pm January 21, 2020
At Woman’s Hospital, HIPAA-compliant secure messaging gives physicians and nurses the information they need, at the right time in the palm of their hands – and reduced the number of calls from 70,000 to 21,000 per month.
By Nathan Eddy 10:42 am January 21, 2020
While there is a large and growing market for remote patient monitoring technologies, with particular benefits for the older population, simplification of connection technologies – Bluetooth for one – will be key to the broader adoption of RPM in 2020.
By Nathan Eddy 10:00 am January 10, 2020
Healthcare providers will increasingly be seeking innovative technology as they develop new patient engagement and experience strategies to remain competitive.
By Nathan Eddy 11:04 am January 08, 2020
While Americans think consumer tech is driving more connected relationships with their providers, they also see voice technology and AI with a skeptical eye.
Coordination tech enhances care at The Steadman Clinic

The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado.

By Bill Siwicki 02:00 pm January 07, 2020
“We have had the most success with the communication between the patients and the surgeon’s staff to keep the rehabilitation progression moving forward,” a rehab coordinator says.
By Mike Miliard 10:49 am December 27, 2019
Rita Khan, who comes to the health system from UnitedHealthcare, will guide digital strategy and spearhead the launch of Mayo's new Center for Digital Health.
By Nathan Eddy 02:53 pm December 18, 2019
BioLabs@NYU Langone, billed as the largest of its kind in New York City, will house more than 35 early-stage biotechnology and life sciences companies and 160 scientists and staff.

Credit: HA Go

By Dean Koh 10:36 pm December 17, 2019
Besides integrating several HA apps that are currently in use, the newly developed HA Go has new added features.
Technology Optimization: enriching healthcare communications
By Bill Siwicki 12:47 pm December 13, 2019
Four experts in communications tech discuss best practices for optimizing these systems in hospitals, health systems and group practices.
By Nathan Eddy 11:38 am December 11, 2019
It's part of the VA's Accessing Telehealth through Local Area Stations, or ATLAS, initiative, which will provide clinical services including primary care, mental health and social work.

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