Patient Engagement

Good Things Foundation, NHS, SDOH

Credit: Good Things Foundation

By Tammy Lovell 08:03 am November 18, 2020
The NHS-commissioned review identified digital access as a social determinant of health.
Person in white coat, frustrated in front of computer
By Kat Jercich 02:42 pm November 17, 2020
Although most providers say telehealth is positively influencing clinical outcomes, many say challenges remain – from workflow to reimbursement rates.
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center Florida

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Florida

By Bill Siwicki 11:30 am November 17, 2020
Nurses at Florida’s Lakewood Ranch Medical Center have reduced the stress and worry of patients and their loved ones with a secure, easy-to-use messaging app called EASE.
By Mallory Hackett 05:19 pm November 16, 2020
Experts say that designing technology for everyone and creating customization features for smaller populations are key in making better solutions for seniors.
A person wearing stethoscope uses a laptop.
By Kat Jercich 01:12 pm November 16, 2020
Clinicians struggle with connectivity, integration and system failures, according to a new report from SOTI.
Vodafone,health and social care, government recommendations

Credit: Vodafone UK

By Sophie Porter 03:43 pm November 11, 2020
The report surveyed 2,000 people on their attitudes towards advancing technology in health and social care and contains government recommendations.
The Cerner logo
By Kat Jercich 09:05 am November 11, 2020
Healthcare organizations can use the new automation features to send flu shot reminders, reschedule appointments, prompt patients to set up medical transportation and more.
Epic MyChart App logo
By Mike Miliard 03:07 pm November 10, 2020
The validated algorithm, which can forecast the risk for an individual testing positive, can help make more accurate predictions and enable more efficient resource allocation for health systems.
A person talks to another on a videochat. Both are in masks.
By Kat Jercich 02:39 pm November 10, 2020
Panelists at the HIMSS & Cleveland Clinic Patient Experience Digital Series said honesty and transparency should be at the forefront of a patient-centered pandemic response.