05:46 pm November 20, 2019
To acquire and retain patients, health systems have to connect with their customers cost-effectively. And along the way, they need to detect and measure to what extent their marketing efforts are making an impact.
11:57 am November 11, 2019
Today's patients expect providers to match the convenience in their doctor's office that they already have elsewhere as consumers in their daily lives--a huge challenge considering how paper-intensive and potentially frustrating healthcare registration and consents are. So then, what is the best way to integrate electronic signatures with...
11:53 am November 11, 2019
Both patients and staff at Madison Memorial Hospital had repeatedly expressed frustration with the delays in its admissions process. New patients were required to complete and sign an average of 6-8 paper forms—often in multiple locations within the hospital—which was not only slow, but led to misplaced information.
05:04 pm November 08, 2019
Kaufman Hall has released its third annual survey of hospital and health system leaders on the state of performance improvement and cost transformation efforts within their organizations.
05:09 pm November 01, 2019
As shown in the results of a recent HIMSS Media survey, simply seeing a hurdle is typically easier than clearing it. Although respondents could easily identify IT-related problems, few recognized solutions, such as how to deliver better ITSM results and satisfaction.
05:33 pm October 31, 2019
Although healthcare organizations have tried to leverage modern technology, many have not looked at the transformation from a systems approach. This has left rudimentary technology still operating throughout healthcare, which points to the need for a digital transformation. The hope is that healthcare organizations will now spend time designing...
03:18 pm October 24, 2019
Over the past decade, changes in the healthcare landscape have squeezed margins, brought disruptors into the marketplace, and fundamentally changed how providers get paid.
12:20 pm October 21, 2019
Despite widespread EHR usage, many clinicians and care teams still struggle with exchanging information. And although interoperability promises to unite data across various sites, every organization is different, requiring a tailored interoperability solution to fit their specific needs.
12:39 pm October 17, 2019
While Remote Patient Monitoring and Chronic Care Management programs have been talked about for a while, we have yet to see examples of providers successfully implementing these programs and maximizing their reimbursements. That’s about to change.
12:25 pm October 17, 2019
Leading healthcare organizations are transforming the industry, using new digital tools such as wearable sensors, AV systems, telemedicine and mobile apps to create lower-cost services that are smarter and more patient-centered. In this emerging data-driven world, now is the time for healthcare providers to prepare for their infrastructure.