Patient Engagement

European council, vaccine passport, covid
By Tammy Lovell 10:09 am April 15, 2021
European Council says the vaccine passports should not be a precondition to exercise free movement rights.
A medical staff holding a tablet.
By Thiru Gunasegaran 02:30 am April 15, 2021
The report includes data from hospitals in Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand.
A person walking by the Google logo
By Kat Jercich 09:14 am April 14, 2021
The software titan is recruiting users to weigh in on how they want to interact with their own medical data, a report says.
Code scrolling on a computer screen
By Kat Jercich 09:04 am April 12, 2021
An expert from Google Health UK weighs in on the potential benefits of machine learning in healthcare – and the challenges that remain to realizing those benefits.
Personreceives COVID-19 vaccine
By Mike Miliard 04:30 pm April 09, 2021
The Vaccination Credential Initiative is planning to finalize two implementation guides in April, and expects to start integrating the SMART Health Cards spec into an array of consumer-facing apps and systems in May.
executives meeting CIOs health IT
By Bill Siwicki 12:15 pm April 09, 2021
These are some critical lessons chief information officers at Cleveland Clinic, Einstein Healthcare and other organizations have learned the past year, they say, in the newest installment of our feature series.
Heart illustration
By Laura Lovett 11:19 am April 09, 2021
The study found that patients using AliveCor Kardia Mobile required fewer follow-up EGCs and cardiac monitoring than their peers in the control group.
Kaiser Permanente CITO Diane Comer
By Mike Miliard 02:58 pm April 08, 2021
As chief information technology officer, Comer will continue to transform KP's digital strategy, with a focus on innovating and improving consumer experience at the healthcare giant.
Data is shared between buildings
By Kat Jercich 01:40 pm April 08, 2021
Nearly half of respondents to a recent survey said they were not familiar with the term "information blocking," although 70% said they were aware of rules taking effect on April 5.
A stressed-out person in scrubs
By Kat Jercich 12:06 pm April 07, 2021
A new JAMIA article identifies three main factors: technostress, time pressure and workflow-related issues.