Patient Engagement

A person with a stethoscope consults with a patient
By Kat Jercich 01:30 pm November 10, 2020
Panelists at the HIMSS & Cleveland Clinic Patient Experience Digital Series stressed the importance of patient engagement and community connection as part of a continued response to COVID-19.
A keyboard in the foreground with a stethoscope and person's hands in the background
By Kat Jercich 12:45 pm November 10, 2020
Patient-intake-management tools have evolved to meet health systems' needs, pivoting in response to COVID-19.
Upstate Medical University Syracuse New York

Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York.

By Bill Siwicki 11:02 am November 10, 2020
Within two weeks of beginning virtual care at the beginning of the pandemic, the number of telemedicine visits grew from 10 to more than 6,000, a gigantic increase of 59,900%.
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Credit: Kettering General Hospital FT

By Tammy Lovell 10:54 am November 09, 2020
 NHS Book a Virtual Visit from Made Tech allows secure video calls to be scheduled with loved ones. 
A pregnant person stands with their hands on their belly
By Kat Jercich 10:50 am November 09, 2020
Although it may seem counterintuitive, telemedicine can act as a bridge between vulnerable pregnant people and their providers.
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By Kat Jercich 03:32 pm November 06, 2020
The initiative is an expansion of a partnership earlier this year to develop face masks and nasopharyngeal swabs that could be printed on production-level equipment.
People in office studying computer screens for malware
By Kat Jercich 11:29 am November 06, 2020
The Combined Cyber Response Team will assist the University of Vermont Health Network in ensuring thousands of end-user devices are free of malware or viruses.  
University of Rochester Medical Center complex from above
By Mike Miliard 09:51 am November 06, 2020
As part of the new Patient Experience Digital Series, two clinicians explain how a virtual care model is helping more compassionately treat patients in their home communities while improving the provider experience.
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By Tammy Lovell 02:19 am November 05, 2020
The Meaningful Connections Community platform will provide networking opportunities, online training and resource tools.
A person in a light blue sweater looking at a tablet
By Kat Jercich 04:46 pm November 03, 2020
HealthTree founder Jenny Ahlstrom, who was diagnosed with multiple myeloma a decade ago, said policy changes that have facilitated access to virtual care should remain permanent.