Patient Engagement

Sens. Patty Murray, D-Washington, and Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee
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By Mike Miliard 04:15 pm September 23, 2019
An alphabet soup of healthcare stakeholders, including AHIMA, CHIME, MGMA and others, want the Senate HELP Committee to ensure the proposed regs serve the "needs of patients and those who deliver their care."
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Bill Hudson, Associate CIO, VP of IT Operations, John Muir Health

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By 03:41 pm September 23, 2019
Experts warn of the dangers of implementing new software with old processes, merely seeking 'shiny things' and balancing ubiquitous buy-in with appropriate permissions.
Brad Newton, Vice President of Information Technology Administration, Wellstar Health System

Brad Newton, Vice President of Information Technology Administration, Wellstar Health System

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By 01:27 pm September 23, 2019
Advocating for tech implementations, eliminating help desk constrictions and keeping clinicians more engaged at the bedside are crucial, says a panel of experts.
Cerner, partners with Simplee on price transparency
By Nathan Eddy 12:30 pm September 23, 2019
Cerner will add Simplee's financial engagement platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and incorporate its billing tools into its consumer-facing technology
By Mike Miliard 10:28 am September 23, 2019
For its 13th annual National Health IT Week, which kicks off today and runs through Sept. 27, HIMSS will be focusing on how public- and private-sector stakeholders can better align information and technology to drive advancements in population health.
How one provider org used SDOH, analytics and texting to help reduce pre-term births

Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas.

By Bill Siwicki 11:01 am September 19, 2019
The Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation increased prenatal visit attendance by 24%, reduced early preterm delivery by 27%, and reduced first-year baby costs by 54%.
The goal is to run dozens of such quality improvement projects each year and to ultimately make randomization standard practice for the continual improvement of existing and new programs.

Part of the team responsible for randomized quality improvement projects carried out at New York University’s Langone Health medical center.

By Nathan Eddy 09:10 pm September 18, 2019
The goal is to run dozens of such quality improvement projects each year and to ultimately make randomization standard practice for the continual improvement of existing and new programs.
By Nathan Eddy 03:41 pm September 18, 2019
Two consultants explain how the agility of remote hosting can boost readiness for social determinant of health initiatives – and spotlight the privacy and security concerns that must be prioritized.
Health 2.0
By Mike Miliard 07:27 pm September 17, 2019
The conversation isn't just about apps anymore – it's about robust, patient-centered platforms that are changing the calculus for care delivery in a consumer-centered age.

Dr. Albert Chan of Sutter Health, speaking at Health 2.0 on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 01:24 pm September 16, 2019
Dr. Albert Chan, chief of digital patient experience at Sutter Health, says health systems have to get better at interpreting data in novel ways to make good on their promise to patients.

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