Patient Engagement

Text messaging leads to $10,000 more revenue per month at North Florida Women's Care

North Florida Women's Care in Tallahassee.

By Bill Siwicki 12:00 pm October 31, 2018
The mobile patient engagement system also cut no-shows by half and increased the number of referred patients seen by 25 percent.
KLAS: Secure texting vendors morphing into communications platforms
By Bill Siwicki 01:08 pm October 30, 2018
A new report looks at nearly 20 vendors and sees that the market for texting tech is changing – as is the way providers are using the tools.
Patient engagement tech reduces no-shows by 60% at Bedford Commons
By Bill Siwicki 12:56 pm October 30, 2018
Through the technology, the provider organization also has collected 635 online reviews for its website.

(Photo: Google Maps)

By Mike Miliard 03:46 pm October 19, 2018
Pivot Labs, a collaboration with tech services company Persistent Systems, will also seek innovative ways to boost clinical outcomes and manage costs.
By Bill Siwicki 01:11 pm October 19, 2018
Further, 38 percent of online appointments are booked after hours, which helps with both patient retention and new patient acquisition.

As wearables evolve, and new apps and devices emerge, the need for standards to exchange that data across platforms and products will arise, said speakers at the Connected Health Conference in Boston on Friday.

By Tom Sullivan 12:36 pm October 19, 2018
Apps and devices will evolve and tools already around us will become instruments of health to advance tailor-made care delivery and treatments.
Fitness tracking device and app.
By Tom Sullivan 10:31 am October 19, 2018
The market is so flooded with competing products that many people have trouble even understanding what's available.
Ambulance.
By Mike Miliard 03:56 pm October 16, 2018
Expanding from hospital assessments, the patient safety group will publish a national report by this time next year, with data on individual ASCs available by 2020.
HIMSS Chapter leaders on NHIT Week.
By Tom Sullivan 10:49 am October 12, 2018
Technology was critical but so, too, were the personal and patient-centric stories shared on Twitter this week.

Image credit: Screengrab from European Communication Summit 2017 interview video

By Melissa Leong 01:36 am October 11, 2018
Healthcare IT News Asia Pacific hears from Marcus about what healthcare organisations can learn from National Geographic's consumer engagement experience.

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