Patient Engagement

Kaiser Permanente sign and logo on building
By Mike Miliard 10:14 am February 04, 2021
Collaboration on the Azure platform will help "deliver personalized digital experiences and make more data-informed decisions," says Kaiser's interim CIO.
Person consults with person wearing stethoscope via tablet
By Bill Siwicki 11:08 am February 03, 2021
Kits for low-income, underserved populations contain a web-enabled tablet, weight scale, blood pressure monitor, thermometer and 200 evidence-based healthcare pathways.
By 08:39 am February 03, 2021
Experts forecast a sea change in the way healthcare is administered in the Middle East. They predict that virtual care solutions, which came to the fore during the pandemic, will remain at the forefront even after the situation has died down.
A person looks at a doctor on a screen
By Kat Jercich 03:18 pm February 02, 2021
Virtual care is not a panacea, said panelists at the American Telemedicine Association's EDGE policy conference, so action must be taken to ensure no one is being left behind.
The "bean" statue in Chicago

"Chicago" by szeke, licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

By Kat Jercich 02:00 pm February 02, 2021
The city will be the first to implement Zocdoc Vaccine Scheduler, which leaders say will sync with existing community-outreach strategies.
Shawna Butler and Melody Butler
By Healthcare Finance Staff 10:05 am February 01, 2021
Nurses and advocates Shawna Butler and Melody Butler speak out about how to reassure people who might be unsure about the COVID-19 vaccine.
A person gets vaccinated by another, both wearing masks

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By Kat Jercich 09:22 am January 28, 2021
Healthcare IT News asked chief information officers from around the country about which technologies have proved most instrumental in the vaccines' early days – and what improvements might be helpful moving forward.
digital transformation
By Sara Mageit 08:24 am January 27, 2021
Health leaders and tech experts give their verdict on what to expect from the industry this year.
covid-19, genomics
By Sophie Porter 02:05 am January 27, 2021
A New Variant Assessment Platform will open up Britain’s genomics laboratories and offer advice and resources to other countries in need.
A clinician sits holding her head in a hallway
By Kat Jercich 01:58 pm January 26, 2021
Physicians point to long work hours and bureaucratic tasks as contributing to exhaustion and job-related stress, a new survey shows. "An EHR that actually works right" would help, said one.