Patient Engagement

The three people standing with person near a computer.
By Kat Jercich 02:26 pm February 22, 2021
The group of high school students has spent nearly two years working on an app aimed at making it easier for patients to find clinical trials related to their health conditions.
telemedicine tablets telehealth virtual care
By Bill Siwicki 11:11 am February 22, 2021
Heritage Clinic, a behavioral health provider, gives tablets to help patients connect with their clinicians and with their families. The effort enables measurable improvements in mental health.
NHS app
By Sara Mageit 05:34 am February 19, 2021
Also, Doctorlink comments on recent ORCHA report which reveals healthcare apps are not up to NHS standards. 
Person coughing
By Jeff Lagasse 05:29 pm February 18, 2021
Clinician care teams identify and support a select group of MA members living with multiple chronic conditions.
A doctor in a white coat on a computer screen
By Kat Jercich 12:45 pm February 18, 2021
A Health Affairs study found that telemedicine use during the COVID-19 pandemic was lower in communities with higher rates of poverty – suggesting that the industry must address the digital divide in order to ensure widespread access to virtual care.
Regional Cancer Care Associates New Jersey AI
By Bill Siwicki 11:11 am February 18, 2021
Regional Cancer Care Associates used machine learning algorithms to identify patients at highest risk for COVID-19 during the pandemic, and help it direct care coordination resources.
A digital representation of a brain
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am February 18, 2021
ANSI/CTA-2090 puts the focus on three must-haves, according to the Consumer Technology Organization: human trust, technical trust and regulatory trust.
Helio Health Syracuse New York telehealth telemedicine
By Bill Siwicki 11:10 am February 17, 2021
"People like it, they've gotten used to it and they're comfortable with it," says the behavioral health provider's CIO. "Telehealth is going to be a permanent part of our care model."
Telecommunications, BT
By Sophie Porter 07:17 am February 16, 2021
The telecommunications giant is seeking to expand its reach in healthcare whilst dealing with strikes and imminent redundancies.
Healthcare workers in scrubs and face masks
By 01:38 pm February 15, 2021
In response to the pandemic, Mount Sinai relied on various technologies to help oversee medication management, including administration workflows and inventory management.