Patient Engagement

Sutter Health, others unveil AI tech at HIMSS19
By Bill Siwicki 01:35 pm February 12, 2019
Sutter Health and Ada Health partner for personalized care, Innovaccer debuts a data activation platform, and QuartzClinical launches data warehousing and clinical registry tools.
The Vivify Health mobile health BYOD platform in action. (Credit: Vivify Health)

The Vivify Health mobile health BYOD platform in action. (Credit: Vivify Health)

By Bill Siwicki 01:29 pm February 12, 2019
New BYOD features include push notifications, messaging, easy interface to request call from care provider, full access to health content resource library, virtual visits and trending data.
Child playing with robot.
By Laura Lovett 01:09 pm February 12, 2019
Geogia Tech Professor Ayanna Howard talks about her work in using robotics to assist therapy for kids living with cerebral palsy and autism spectrum disorder.
Patients want engagement with digital options, personal touch
By Nathan Eddy 11:17 am February 12, 2019
A new survey reveals that consumers still prefer phone interactions but want more communication, including digital means. And a majority are open to giving their doctors real-time access to health information via connected devices and apps.
James Weese

Dr. James Weese, VP of Aurora Cancer Care at Advocate Aurora Health

By Mike Miliard 07:10 am February 12, 2019
They're big and expensive projects to get off the ground, and their ROI can't just be measured in dollars and cents, said an expert at HIMSS19: Value depends on the perspective of patients and physicians too.
John Halamka

John Halamka speaks at the HIMSS19 Precision Medicine Summit in Orlando on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 02:04 pm February 11, 2019
At the HIMSS19 Precision Medicine Summit, John Halamka and other healthcare leaders described how policy, technology, clinical processes and patient engagement need to evolve to make it a reality for primary care.
Care management tech drops hospitalizations and ER visits at Caregiver Homes
By Bill Siwicki 01:20 pm February 08, 2019
The provider of case management services to various Indiana Medicaid programs linked family caregivers with remote coaches to relieve caregiver burden and improve outcomes.
By Mike Miliard 01:59 pm February 04, 2019
GA4GH, with more than 500 healthcare and IT members, works to create frameworks and standards to enable voluntary and secure sharing of genomic and precision medicine data.
Change Healthcare booth HIMSS19
By Beth Jones Sanborn 08:52 am February 01, 2019
The company will be demonstrating its new patient experience tool built in collaboration with Adobe and Microsoft in a partnership revealed last year.
Rush University earns HIMSS Davies Award Of Excellence
By Bill Siwicki 01:45 pm January 31, 2019
The provider organization is being honored at HIMSS19 for its work using clinical data technology to better treat PTSD.

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