Mobile

Workflow, communications companies unveil new tech at HIMSS18
By Bill Siwicki 12:24 pm March 06, 2018
Healthix and InterSystems push clinical alerts, Versus finds a real-time locating system badge, and Vaporstream debuts automated workflows within its clinical communications system.
patient engagement technology

A panel of experts at the HIMSS18 Patient Engagement & Experience Summit on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 11:19 am March 06, 2018
There's no shortage of patient portals, mobile apps and chatbots out there, but too often, health systems haven't deployed them in any meaningful way, expert says.
aneesh chopra

Aneesh Chopra, president of NavHealth, speaking at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Laura Lovett 03:44 pm March 05, 2018
America’s former CTO says healthcare can learn from creative approaches in both the public and private sectors.
Uber Health transportation app
By Susan Morse 11:07 am March 02, 2018
Uber ups its competition with Lyft in gaining provider partnerships in the medical transport business.
digital whiteboards Fitbit tracking
By Bill Siwicki 10:01 am March 01, 2018
It's all part of providing the best experience possible while improving care and gaining efficiencies, officials from the patient engagement company say.
call center console communication platform

Credit: Telmediq

By Mike Miliard 04:17 pm February 28, 2018
Integrates with Epic, Cerner and Meditech EHRs, allowing call center agents to take inbound calls from patients and clinicians and contact clinical staff via secure text.
doctor decision making tool

Wolters Kluwer's UpToDate, a guided clinical decision-making tool. Credit: UpToDate Twitter

By Dave Muoio 03:09 pm February 28, 2018
The Netherlands-based company’s newest offering contains two interactive tools for physicians, to better match symptoms and health history along with lab test results.
Avizia telehealth module

Telehealth platform provider Avizia said that it will be showing off a new module at HIMSS18 that allow providers to connect with far-away patients or colleagues quickly and easily. Credit: Avizia

By Dave Muoio 09:47 am February 26, 2018
The vendor will show Avizia Connect, a software add-on designed to work make initiating a video consultation easier.
Northwell Health app for employees

A screensnap of the myNorthwell app for employees. Credit: iTunes

By Bill Siwicki 08:57 am February 23, 2018
The health system uses myNorthwell app to communicate with employees and create specialized communications for segmented groups.
Lexmark mobile printing, secure prescription apps

At HIMSS18, Lexmark will be highlighting their tools around nursing stations, patient admitting and business operations.

By Jonah Comstock 09:03 am February 21, 2018
The company will also be showing technologies for patient admissions, nursing stations and business operations.

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