Patient Engagement

By Mike Miliard 03:46 pm July 02, 2020
The finalized deal, first valued at $600 million when it was announced in January, is worth $150 million in cash and 4.6 million shares of Teladoc stock.

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By Kat Jercich 09:38 am July 02, 2020
The two pilot projects involve using voice-recognition technology to remind patients to take medication and connecting individuals with others through an online community.
By Lynne Minion 01:28 am July 02, 2020
The response by the New Zealand government to the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the crisis there under control. HIMSS Insights spoke to Shayne Hunter, deputy director general of data & digital at the New Zealand Ministry of Health, about their strategy.
By Bill Siwicki 05:00 pm July 01, 2020
New Jersey-based Henry J. Austin Health Center offers an in-depth look at its profitable move to virtual care.
Senior woman sorting medication
By Susan Morse 09:58 am July 01, 2020
Providers can reduce liability, avoid readmissions, prevent costs, and have greater patient satisfaction through a transition of care protocol.
By Lynne Minion 07:01 am June 30, 2020
When Paul Roseworn flew out on holiday to Ireland and the UK in February to watch the Six Nations Rugby, he didn’t realise he would be caught up in a global pandemic.
By Kat Jercich 01:50 pm June 29, 2020
Data from 50,000 healthcare providers suggests that ambulatory practice visits have not rebounded to pre-pandemic levels.
Frank Cutitta
By Susan Morse 10:26 am June 29, 2020
Former employee and HIMSS board member Frank Cutitta just marked his 100th day recovering from the coronavirus.
By Kat Jercich 03:00 pm June 26, 2020
Although providing services to patients virtually can improve provider efficiency, it's important to consider individual technological capabilities.
By Mike Miliard 04:28 pm June 25, 2020
As virtual health deployments scale up and become routine, everyone – vendors, clinicians, patients and compliance officers have a role to play in keeping video and streaming remote monitoring data secure.