Patient Engagement

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By Kat Jercich 09:56 am June 23, 2020
Video-based real-time services are just the beginning, said American Telemedicine Association President Dr. Joe Kvedar during his keynote for the virtual ATA2020 conference.
By Kat Jercich 12:13 pm June 22, 2020
During the virtual opening-keynote of ATA2020, Ann Mond Johnson pointed to telehealth's essential role in furthering health equity.

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By Kat Jercich 12:36 pm June 19, 2020
The senator told Healthcare IT News in an interview that any work to expand telehealth access must include the needs of underserved populations.

Credit: UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP)

By Rachel McArthur 09:58 am June 19, 2020
Available in five languages, the website aims to serve as a national awareness platform, and comes in response to government directives to use “smart solutions in MoHAP’s curative and preventive services” to contain the spread of COVID-19.
By Dean Koh 10:22 pm June 18, 2020
An interview with Dr Tan Hui Ling, Managing Director, BSC & OMSMC.

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By Kat Jercich 02:08 pm June 17, 2020
Of the 31 changes federal policymakers have enacted so far to ease access to virtual care, senators wondered: How many should be made permanent?
By Kat Jercich 03:45 pm June 16, 2020
More than 40% of survey respondents said they didn't trust any organization to keep their data safe.

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By Kat Jercich 09:32 am June 16, 2020
Providers say patient reluctance to disclose their identities could present problems on both an individual and population-wide level.
Mother on the phone holding a child.
By Mallory Hackett 05:36 pm June 15, 2020
Staff, not vendors, answer calls and has available the patient's EHR information.
3 patient experience trends that IT leaders should act on
By Bill Siwicki 11:27 am June 15, 2020
An expert with 20 years’ experience working with healthcare organizations discusses some recent trends and describes what healthcare leaders can do to help ensure patient loyalty.