Altamonte Springs Florida AdventHealth

Altamonte Springs, Florida-based AdventHealth

By Bill Siwicki 01:30 pm January 08, 2021
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.
Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest facility

Lehigh Valley Health Network's Cedar Crest facility

By Bill Siwicki 11:47 am January 07, 2021
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.
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh building complex

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

By Bill Siwicki 12:01 pm January 05, 2021
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.
OrthoIndy Hospital building

OrthoIndy Hospital

By Bill Siwicki 12:33 pm January 04, 2021
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.
Person with smartphone
By Kat Jercich 03:38 pm December 29, 2020
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.
Webcam computer chat
By Mike Miliard 04:13 pm December 23, 2020
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.
Screens from Apple's online and app-based COVID-19 symptom checker
By Dave Muoio 05:07 pm December 18, 2020
The tech company elaborated on its established digital health and wellness vision while improvising with the demands of an unexpected pandemic.
By Kat Jercich 02:46 pm December 16, 2020
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.
Tracmo CareActive Watch wearable for dementia worn on wrist

The Tracmo CareActive Watch

By Bill Siwicki 12:03 pm December 11, 2020
University of California, Berkeley, medical scientists use a Bluetooth-enabled tracking watch to study ways the bond between patient and caregiver benefits the patient.
Dubai Health Authority, GITEX

Credit: Dubai Health Authority

By Rachel McArthur 08:18 am December 09, 2020
Solutions include its medical supplies management system, training platforms, and new additions and updates to its mobile app.