Health Consumers Expect Healthcare to be Digital (and Secure), Philips Future Health Index Finds

Health Populi

Philips surveyed health care professionals and consumers living in 15 countries, from North America to Asia, and found that these health systems share one over-arching objective: to provide quality care with improved experiences for both patients and healthcare professionals.

What If Marie Kondo Reorganized Health Care in the U.S.?

Health Populi

Consider how labyrinthine health care processes are, whether we look at patient “journeys” (a nice word for the Rube Goldbergian experience of being a sick patient in the U.S.) Imagine a hospital closing beds and shifting workflow to virtual care via telehealth channels.

Simple Solutions Making a Big Difference in Care Delivery

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Molly True, Worldwide Healthcare Marketing for Lenovo Health. The goal of Health IT is to make the healthcare experience simpler, faster and better, for both patients and providers.

Time To Travel And Wait In Health Care: The Opportunity For Self-Care At Home

Health Populi

Considering the “poor health” bar in the graph, we can see the opportunity for telehealth and home visits to people who may have mobility and other challenges leaving the home space.

From Yorkshire Lad to Global Design for Health: A Profile of Sean Carney of Philips

Health Populi

The consulting team assesses both patient experience and care pathways, beyond just the historical role of selling medical devices to health care providers.

Healthcare Just Got SMAC’ed – Accenture’s Post-Digital Era for Health

Health Populi

Adopting these applications can help health care reduce costs, drive labor efficiency and support people-centered design and experience. We live on-demand lives in daily life-flows and tasks, so people expect that experience and service level in health care.

A Smarter Home for Healthy Living at CES 2019….and a nod to Microsoft

Health Populi

I found evidence for that, beyond my own N of 1 understanding, in a research article published in the U K in 2000 by Lyn Harrison and Frances Heywood. Health begins at home.

Virtual Sitters Can Improve Patient Safety and Reduce Unbudgeted Hospital Costs

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Wendy Deibert, EMBA, BSN, RN, VP Clinical Solutions at Caregility.

Virtual reality: From the OR to the patient bedside

Christina's Considerations

But, I'm still trying and just had a new article published after several months. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems The Patient ExperienceI haven't written much these last few months, because my typing accuracy and speed have not been the best. Some of you may remember the old.

Recording Physician Encounters for Patient Safety

Christina's Considerations

After writing some professional articles, I translate them here for patients and their family caregivers. Instead, as I've so intimately learned, patients and physicians have different perspectives and. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families The Patient ExperienceIt isn't that I don't think readers will understand what I've written.

Mental Health Informatics

Christina's Considerations

The current issue of the Annals of Family Medicine includes two articles that deal with mental health and information technology. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families Personal Health Records Social Media & mHealth The Patient ExperienceThere are many assumptions about mental health in the age of digital health, so perhaps the findings of this research.

Mental Health Informatics

Christina's Considerations

The current issue of the Annals of Family Medicine includes two articles that deal with mental health and information technology. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families Personal Health Records Social Media & mHealth The Patient ExperienceThere are many assumptions about mental health in the age of digital health, so perhaps the findings of this research.

12 Ways Telehealth is Saving Small Hospitals

GlobalMed

But consider that they’re also asked to: Provide an exceptional patient experience. In addition to ending the employment of hundreds of local residents, from nurses to cafeteria staff, the closure will force patients to travel further for basic care. Eliminate patient leakage.

5 Trends from the American Telemedicine Association Conference 2019

Enzyme Health

Get a recap of the most noteworthy insights from this year’s discussions and learn what telehealth industry leaders have to say about the future of digital health. The ATA is the world’s largest association dedicated to telehealth. Just think about what it means to be a patient.

Telemedicine and the Patient Education Gap

GlobalMed

For some people, the results seemed to confirm that patients do not like virtual services, since “access video calls with providers” ranked dead last at 10 percent. Doctors have long worried that their patients won’t accept or adapt to telemedicine. 4 Steps to Educating Patients.

GlobalMed and Answers Media Network Host Webinar on Urgent Need for Telemedicine

GlobalMed

Industry thought leaders discuss telehealth adoption and legislation. Some patients travel hours for a 15-minute appointment,” said GlobalMed founder and CEO Joel E. Why Millennial and Generation Z patients are disrupting existing care delivery models and demanding virtual care.

Report: Return on Investment Prospects Improving for Remote Patient Monitoring

care innovations

As it’s implemented in more and more facilities , new evidence is accumulating that reveals just what kind of return on investment (ROI) hospitals are experiencing from implementing remote patient monitoring (RPM) to help manage patients with chronic conditions.

2018 Year in Review: The Year’s Biggest Remote Care News & Developments

care innovations

2018 was a historic year for telehealth and remote patient monitoring (RPM), as a series of developments played out that helped extend these important care delivery services to more patients than ever before. As government agencies like the CMS and VA expanded access to telehealth towards the goal of extending care into rural areas, industry leaders like Care Innovations® announced a series of breakthroughs with exciting implications for the years to come.

The Top 3 Mistakes Hospitals Make with Provider Capacity Management

GlobalMed

Done well, it balances patient needs and provider workloads. Done poorly, it risks patient outcomes, revenue and the hospital’s reputation. At just one of those hospitals, patients and staff will flow through emergency rooms, surgical suites, outpatient offices and intensive care units.

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