Patient Engagement

Implementation best practices: Teeing up telemedicine
By Bill Siwicki 11:50 am October 10, 2019
Five telehealth technology experts share their decades of expertise, with advice to help healthcare CIOs and other IT leaders launch new telemedicine programs.

AMA Board Chair Dr. Jesse Ehrenfeld

By Mike Miliard 04:16 pm October 09, 2019
Dr. Jesse Ehrenfeld explores the practical implications of artificial intelligence and its impacts on quality, safety, cost reduction, patient engagement and more ahead of his roundtable session at the Connected Health Conference in Boston Oct. 16.
By Mike Miliard 03:01 pm October 07, 2019
At the Connected Health Conference in Boston next week, the patient advocacy group celebrates a decade spent changing the conversation about how technology-enabled care is delivered.
Atrium Health merges SDOH data into its Cerner EHR to improve care, trim costs

Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 01:37 pm October 07, 2019
The North Carolina health system expects to see a decrease in emergency department utilization and readmission rates.
How Providence St. Joseph Health boosted its percentage of complete physician profiles

Providence St. Joseph Health.

By Bill Siwicki 12:10 pm October 04, 2019
The health system used a new data management platform to combine 15 different provider databases, better enabling patients to schedule appointments online and through a new Patient Engagement Center.
By Mike Miliard 01:16 pm October 03, 2019
The company this week revealed that its Expanse platform will be made available via Google Cloud. In another announcement, it said it will now support Health Records for iPhone.
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By 08:51 pm September 29, 2019
“Patient-driven care also benefits clinicians – they will be able to use their time more efficiently since contextually relevant information will be presented to them,” said Dr Vinod Seetharam, Chief Medical Officer, Asia, DXC Technology.
Connected 'smart' communities will be a key part of 21st century healthcare
By Mike Miliard 02:53 pm September 27, 2019
During National Health IT Week, three experts put the focus on how digital technologies and smart care approaches are already transforming population health and helping address social determinants.
By Rebecca McBeth 12:00 am September 24, 2019
Up to 10 patients a day are using an in-house solution to book their outpatient appointments online with Hutt Valley District Health Board (DHB).
By Jonah Comstock 04:55 pm September 23, 2019
What patients want from a healthcare provider is surprisingly uncomplicated. They want convenience. They want quality care. And they want empathy at a scary time in their lives.

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