Patient Engagement

By Mallory Hackett 01:33 pm September 02, 2020
Humana and Salesforce also plan to develop healthcare solutions using the Healthcare Innovation Lab, based in Humana's studio_h in Boston.
By Kat Jercich 11:43 am September 02, 2020
In a study, researchers also found this telemonitoring reduced hypertension more than usual care.
Telehealth helps one provider org overcome rural and pandemic challenges

Clark County Rehabilitation and Living Center in Owen, Wisconsin.

By Bill Siwicki 11:36 am September 02, 2020
Clark County Rehabilitation and Living Center is using FCC award funds to expand its Polycom device-based program to keep patients on schedule with mental health and general care.

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By Kat Jercich 04:44 pm September 01, 2020
Using the Mount Sinai De-Identified COVID-19 database, researchers examined information from more than 52,000 unique patients who sought care between March and May.
Allegheny Health Network team enhances transitional care management
By Bill Siwicki 12:32 pm September 01, 2020
Using care-coordination software, the team now can identify patients requiring transitional calls within 48 hours of discharge and schedule follow-up visits seven to 14 days post-discharge.
By Kat Jercich 10:26 am September 01, 2020
Other major challenges include remote patient monitoring, interoperability, real-time data analytics, work-from-home resources and patient surveillance, according to a new KLAS report.
By Tammy Lovell 07:27 am September 01, 2020
An interview with Prof. Jan Semenza, lead of the health determinants programme, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, who will be speaking at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event that is due to kick off on 7 September.
How a hardware overhaul made much more telemedicine possible at a small health center

The outpatient building at the Central Kansas Mental Health Center.

By Bill Siwicki 11:28 am August 31, 2020
“We have doubled the number of patients seen on a daily basis because of the telehealth capabilities,” said Central Kansas Mental Health Center’s IT director.
By Kat Jercich 09:24 am August 31, 2020
A wide-ranging JAMA study showed that early adopters of direct scheduling were more often young, white and commercially insured.  
Telehealth keeps I/DD patients close with their docs during pandemic

Jackie Fahey, director of clinic services at The Arc Madison Cortland in Oneida, New York.

By Bill Siwicki 11:44 am August 28, 2020
The Arc Madison Cortland is using virtual care to connect intellectual/developmental disability patients with providers who understand the nuances of that dual diagnosis.