Patient Engagement

A doctor speaks with a pregnant woman, who puts her hands on her belly
By Kat Jercich 12:46 pm April 06, 2021
Irth allows Black and brown patients to search for and create reviews of their OB/GYN, birthing hospitals, postpartum care and pediatricians up to an infant's first year.
A doctor speaking with a patient via tablet
By Kat Jercich 03:19 pm April 05, 2021
But a new study found that telemedicine is still being used in surgical fields at higher rates than before the pandemic.  
Rahul Sharma HSBlox SDOH
By Bill Siwicki 11:15 am April 05, 2021
Rahul Sharma, CEO of HSBlox, a social determinants of health-platform company, walks through the obstacles to healthcare fully leveraging SDOH and potential solutions.
The 3M logo over a HIMSS booth
By Kat Jercich 01:50 pm April 02, 2021
The technology is aimed at creating a complete picture of patient health by using clinical, social and population data.  
Johns Hopkins Medicine COVID-19
By Bill Siwicki 01:18 pm March 30, 2021
Here's a look at how it was created, what it offers – and how it grew to reach more than 38 million visits in seven months.
Telemedicine Lynn County Hospital District
By Bill Siwicki 11:06 am March 29, 2021
With virtual care, the rural Texas provider organization is cutting costs and saving patients from having to take days off of work to see a doctor.
A person in scrubs on the computer
By Kat Jercich 04:18 pm March 26, 2021
In a recent "un-meeting," a wide variety of stakeholders collaborated to discuss potential strategies for centering the virtual care needs of vulnerable communities.
Saudi German Health Group, KSA
By Rachel McArthur 12:40 pm March 26, 2021
New three-year partnership aims to raise awareness of disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, as well as provide tailored “integrated, diagnostic and therapeutic” solutions through a Sleep Disorders Management service.
A storm approaches a city
By Kat Jercich 09:32 am March 26, 2021
Virtual care and digital health tools can play a pivotal role – in both urban and rural areas – when natural disasters strike. 
Health cluster portugal, cataract surgery
By Tammy Lovell 04:26 am March 25, 2021
Health Cluster Portugal’s cataract surgery initiative has been recognised for its innovation.