Patient Engagement

By Nathan Eddy 01:32 pm February 20, 2019
The answer lies in existing tools that are already widely used and known for simplicity, according to new research.
By Nathan Eddy 11:21 am February 20, 2019
Biometrics, deep learning, virtual pharmacy features and smartphones are being used to establish a digital identity resource in countries throughout Asia and Africa, according to a new report.

Associate Charge Nurse Ange Hay, Dr Yih Harng Chong and Geriatrics Advanced Trainee Matthew Johnson use the MIYA platform to view patient flow through the Palmerston North Hospital STAR 2 ward. Credit: Alcidion.

By Rebecca McBeth 03:13 am February 20, 2019
A patient-flow system implemented at MidCentral District Health Board (DHB) in New Zealand is helping to streamline patient journeys through Palmerston North Hospital and allowing clinical staff to view important patient information at the bedside.
At one OB/GYN practice, a patient portal drives engagement, reduces collection time
By Bill Siwicki 02:27 pm February 19, 2019
Austin Area Obstetrics, Gynecology and Fertility OB/GYN has achieved across-the-board success with its patient portal. Ensuring everyone is onboard was key.

MyPath surveys patients to inform caregivers about changing symptoms and needs. Credit: Christopher Moore, Georgia Tech. 

By Nathan Eddy 10:36 am February 19, 2019
The software delivers personalized advice based on diagnosis, treatment, insurance, and more.
IoT, patient engagement, RCM, genomics, deep learning among new tech at HIMSS19
By Bill Siwicki 01:48 pm February 15, 2019
VivaLNK debuted an Internet of Things-enabled wearables sensor platform, TriFin Labs unveiled a patient engagement platform, eMDs launched a revenue cycle management system and Philips introduced an epidemiology system that uses genomics and deep learning.

Former Sen. Tom Daschle, National Coordinator Don Rucker, Cerner's Kashif Rathore, Sean Martin of the American Academy of Family Physicians and Jeff Rose of Hearst Health speak during a panel discussion Thursday at HIMSS19.

By Mike Miliard 12:10 pm February 14, 2019
At HIMSS19, ONC Chief Don Rucker joined panel discussions on information sharing led by former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle.
By Mark Klimek 06:36 pm February 13, 2019
The two firms will work together to offer easier retrieval of usable information to help patients more proactively manage their health.
Doctor examining patient.
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By Verizon 09:02 am February 13, 2019
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New blockchain-powered tech explored at HIMSS19
By Bill Siwicki 02:30 pm February 12, 2019
Kalibrate Blockchain, Boehringer Ingelheim and IBM Canada all are working with blockchain-based technologies designed to improve and secure healthcare processes, including clinical trials.

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