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At pain group, a mobile app helps collect data and improve mental health

An IT tool like NeuroFlow gives patients a safe space to open up about their condition and be proactive about working on their mental wellness, said Dr. Orlando Landrum, owner of Cutting Edge Integrative Pain Centers.

By Bill Siwicki 02:55 pm June 24, 2019
Cutting Edge Integrative Pain Centers delivers personalized tools to its patients, who report higher satisfaction and better outcomes.
Telemedicine platform helps Texas Health Aetna save $398 per ER avoidance
By Bill Siwicki 12:58 pm June 18, 2019
The text-based telehealth system connects patients with contracted providers from Acute Care Transitions, who care for patients then and there or direct them to where they need to be.
NVNA and Hospice expands telehealth pilot, cuts readmission rates
By Nathan Eddy 11:33 am June 13, 2019
The home health and hospice provider organization’s telehealth and remote patient monitoring program has led to a 40 percent drop in hospital readmissions among its palliative care patients.
Patients say physicians with mobile apps are faster, convenient, offer better communication
By Nathan Eddy 11:20 am June 11, 2019
54 percent of survey respondents said they thought physicians who leverage mobile technology cut down on physician wait times, a new survey finds.  But security still is a concern.
By Nathan Eddy 11:21 am June 04, 2019
The RESTful application programming interface can support HL7, CCDA, RDBMS, CSV and X12 for data extraction and aggregation into a standardized format.
Care collaboration and communication system drives new efficiencies at Freeman Health
By Bill Siwicki 12:10 pm June 03, 2019
At Freeman Health System, the communication tool serves many purposes, including viewing critical lab values, accessing specialty-specific applications, and broadcast communication from nursing leadership.
Care management app reduces surgical complications, among other improvements, at health system
By Bill Siwicki 01:44 pm May 02, 2019
The impact of the app on the Providence St. Joseph Health care delivery experience is reflected in the fact that 94 percent of the patients who used it found it to be helpful.
AI-powered voice note taking saves OrthoAtlanta an hour per physician per day
By Bill Siwicki 01:17 pm April 12, 2019
Since deploying speech recognition and integrating it with its athenahealth EHR, the group practice has seen the average note completion time drop from 4.8 minutes to 1.6 minutes per note.
Implementation best practices: Clinical communication in the spotlight
By Bill Siwicki 04:45 pm March 27, 2019
Three experts offer suggestions and tips for healthcare CIOs working with clinical communications hardware and software.
Clinical communication and collaboration tool satisfies Piedmont Healthcare caregivers
By Bill Siwicki 11:34 am March 22, 2019
At the Georgia health system, a smartphone app is the hub for after-hours communication among physicians, nurses and patients, with caregivers getting more information than ever.

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