Patient engagement &portals

What Are the Right Buttons to Push for Enhanced Patient Engagement?

At the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Health IT Summit this week, presented by Healthcare Innovation, industry leaders discussed how patient engagement initiativesboth digitally-enabled and notare becoming paramount to the evolving healthcare landscape.On a June 3 panel discussion that included Adam Cherrington, research director, clinical research, KLAS Enterprises, Tara Matthews, deputy CIO, Philadelphia-based Einstein Healthcare Network, and Aaron

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Industry VoicesWant to improve the patient experience? Start by meeting patients where they spend their digital lives

When it comes to building technology to improve the patient experience, many people think of wayfinding applications or other mobile tools. Those are useful, but there is also a major revolution going on in communications between doctors, hospitals, clinics, medical device companies and patients.Modern technology has made it possible to radically improve physician-patient interactions.Its ironic

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Design and tech expertise influence patient HIT engagement

Researchers at Penn State University say that people who are confident about machine performance and their own abilities to engage with technology are likely to transfer these attitudes to use of digital healthcare services and providers. The research team presented results of their study Digital Doctors and Robot Receptionists: User Attributes that Predict Acceptance of

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Q&A: How a Chromebooks Rollout Helped One Health System Focus on Patient Care

Simplicity and cost savings made this device deployment an immediate success for paramedics, says Middlesex Health Desktop Architect Michael Romatzick. Is it possible to launch a new device that cuts costs, simplifies workflow and requires no formal training from staff? At Connecticut-based Middlesex Health, the IT team already has. In an effort to replace the

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