A pilot saw a 57% reduction in readmissions for high-risk patients, taking their readmissions from 19% to 8%, ultimately saving the health system $183,000 in care costs.
Based on their experience with Vocera Ease, which helps connect care teams and patients' loved ones during surgeries, 95% of users said they would recommend the hospital to others.
Even amid the pandemic, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh found success for peri- and post-transplant care in 2020. It's now tending to hundreds of children with video visits during the second wave of COVID-19.
The artificial intelligence iPhone app integrates with the 13-location practice's EHR, sending doctors' spoken words directly into the right places in the record.
Some of the apps were comparable to general practitioners when it came to safety performance, but none were as accurate in terms of diagnosing ailments.
From interoperability to social determinants of health, to patient engagement and experience, the interviews and topical deep-dives of our multimedia features gained a wide audience this year.
The tech company elaborated on its established digital health and wellness vision while improvising with the demands of an unexpected pandemic.
The company has declined to comment on Business Insider's report that it will seek to expand the app-based Amazon Care beyond its own employees.
University of California, Berkeley, medical scientists use a Bluetooth-enabled tracking watch to study ways the bond between patient and caregiver benefits the patient.
Solutions include its medical supplies management system, training platforms, and new additions and updates to its mobile app.