Patient Engagement

JoAnn Difede
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am February 10, 2020
JoAnn Difede, professor of psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College, talks about experience working with a simulated digital therapy for PTSD patients, and how it led to her current work on VR therapeutics.
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am February 05, 2020
The clinical workforce plays a major role in successfully embedding a digital strategy to improve the patient experience, says Mark Hutchinson, chief digital officer at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in the UK.
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm February 04, 2020
MyChart places Alan Craig, a patient advocate from Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, at the center of his own care.
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am January 31, 2020
All stakeholders need to work collaboratively to provide optimum and personalized patient care, says Dr. Ali Abdulkarim Al Obaidli, group chief academic affairs officer at Abu Dhabi Health Services.
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm January 30, 2020
More pharmas are interested in patients' personal experiences — and their input — than ever, says Kevin Freiert, principal of Salem Oaks Consulting.
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am January 30, 2020
David Grauer, senior VP at Health Catalyst, says in addition to providing higher quality at a lower cost for patients, we need to get better at identifying payment models that reward physicians in the value-based environment.
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am January 28, 2020
The entire ecosystem is ready for innovation, according to Dr. Korpong Rookkapan and Dr. Achirawin Jirakamolchaisiri from Bumrungrad International Hospital, who discuss their organization winning the Asia Pacific HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award.
By HIMSS TV 12:19 pm January 24, 2020
CardioLync is breaking down information silos to help clinicians and patients make informed decisions for better outcomes and minimize potential for harm, says CEO Jeremy Kagan.
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm January 23, 2020
Conveying compassion, or "digital empathy," is possible through such innovative technologies as virtual coaching and chatbots – if consumers trust the healthcare source, says John Sharp, Personal Connected Health Alliance at HIMSS.
By HIMSS TV 03:00 pm January 17, 2020
Renza Scibilia, manager of type 1 diabetes and consumer voice at Diabetes Australia, says diabetes is a data-driven health condition and those with the disease should be provided choices of treatment plans and supported in their choices.