Improving Healthcare Experiences with Collaboration: Case Studies

CiscoHealth

Collaboration case studies collaboration healthcare hospital telehealth telemedicineAt the very core, healthcare is about collaboration between caregivers and patients. Read on for examples of how healthcare organizations worldwide are improving patient care and business processes using collaboration technologies.

New Case Study with Avera Health

American Well Blog

Here’s a recap of the recently released case study that highlights Avera’s goals and roadmap for its direct-to-consumer telehealth launch. Avera has many short-term and long-term objectives for AveraNow, one of which is to expand the service to cover new use cases.

Helsinki's brand new children's hospital is a case study in patient-centric design

Mobi Health News

Come take a photo tour of virtual fish tanks, iPad-controlled lights and so many Moomins

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Case Study: Protecting Electronic Medical Records

Healthcare Guys

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Case Study: Southwest Medical’s winning strategy for telehealth

American Well Blog

You can read the case study in its entirety here , but here are some of the highlights. The physician training program consisted of a profile setup, system overview, self-study modules, a system demonstration, mock visits and coaching, workstation testing and activation.

Sterling Publisher App

Affle

Case StudySterling: One of the largest E-Learning solution provider of United States Of America, collaborates with Affle Enterprise to develop their online content portal. The post Sterling Publisher App appeared first on Affle Enterprise Blog.

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Six-month Glooko pilot shows increased engagement, glucose control among T2 diabetes patients

Mobi Health News

A six-month pilot program conducted by Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group in San Diego found that diabetes patients using Glooko’s care management platform were more engaged with their care and achieved better control of their blood glucose levels, according to a case study released by the company

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New NEJM series encourages doctors to take on the 'structural determinants' of health

FierceHealthIT

Taking on social, political, and economic issues within the patient context seems daunting to many physicians, but this new series explains how to "diagnose" and respond to these forces using case studies

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News and views, odds and ends from HIMSS18

Mobi Health News

Read on for some additional comments, case studies, and launches from the show. MobiHealthNews spent the last week at the HIMSS18 annual global conference in Washington DC. You can see all our HIMSS coverage on our website, but we don't always have time to write all the news from the show. Jonathan Bush says digital can save hospitals from becoming Blockbusters

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How Did a Hospital Use Text Messaging to Reduce Readmissions by 32%?

CareWire

Request a copy of our latest case study to find out. Achieving quality outcomes while patients are in the hospital is, of course, a major priority for healthcare leaders. In today’s healthcare environment, the focus on outcomes doesn’t end at discharge.

Patient appointment scheduling jumps 131% with new IT at UAB Medicine

Healthcare Guys

This case study examines how patients are spending 273 percent more time booking appointments on the UAB Medicine website, a big win for the goal of boosting patient access.

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Healthcare Messaging Conference – Special Limited Time Pricing

Medical Connectivity

Overcoming Challenges with Communication, Workflow and Throughput: a Case Study. According to a study published earlier this year by Spok, 52% of hospitals have adopted systems for secure messaging and collaboration, 30% are evaluating, and 18% have no plans.

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Can you identify 7 qualities of a successful telehealth program?

Telehealth Blog

If you are interested in telehealth case studies, watch this video: Telehealth Case Studies. Consumer need is driving the development of telehealth programs across the country. Consumers want healthcare that is: easy-to-access. cost-effective. convenient. quality-focused.

Add Behavioral Data to Social Determinants For Better Patient Understanding

Health Populi

To optimize communication strategies for attracting Medicare Advantage enrollment , a Mid-Atlantic health plan studied the media and social consumption patterns for older people, learning that the target population was more tech-savvy than presumed.

Telemedicine Follow-Up Care Helps Reduce No-Show Rates

American Well Blog

A case study on Children’s Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska, found that telemedicine follow-up care reduced no-show follow-up visit rates by 50%. For more information on how telehealth improved follow-up telepsychiatry care, read the full case study here.

Telemedicine Examples: Building Programs to Meet Specific Goals

American Well Blog

To learn how Beacon Health System ran these provider test groups, or to get more information on its strategy behind a system-wide telemedicine program, read the case study here.

AMSUS talk on FHIR CarePlan as the goal app for Patient Engagement

Healthcare Exchange Standards

Lighting the Pathway Through FHIR To Optimized Care Plans: A Case Study of MyHealtheVet and Next Steps (By Light) The HL7 FHIR standard is gaining quick acceptance in the USA and globally. Every major EHR vendor now supports FHIR for Patient access of their own data using SMART-on-FHIR and Argonaut implementation guides. Many applications are being written to access this data, including the much heralded Apple HealthKit.

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Food as Medicine – Philips’ Take On An Apple A Day from the Rijksmuseum

Health Populi

File this in your best-in-class healthcare marketing case studies. What if you went to visit a Vermeer still life with fruit, vegetables, and flowers, and the only image you saw in the famous painting was the flower and an urn?

Telehealth in Rural Areas: How Health Systems Deliver Better Access to Care

American Well Blog

To read more about UVA Health System’s rural telehealth programs, read the case study here. For more information about Children’s Omaha’s telepsychiatry program in rural areas, including how they built and staffed the program, read the full case study.

The Digital Health Consumer According to Rock Health

Health Populi

In this study, one in four wearable tech owners said they no longer used the device. Each of these use cases achieved a utility-index of over 7 points out of ten, with the Holy Grail of weight loss the lowest achiever at 7.1 — still well above an average “5.”.

Voice First in Senior Living -- What's Happened and What's Next?

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Some pilots are even documented in the form of case studies – about what worked – or what might not have worked. Senior Living organizations are eager to try new technology.

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Weekender 1/18/19

HIStalk Weekender

A study of 2018 hospital acquisitions finds that deals are larger, the selling hospitals are usually not experiencing financial distress, and the line between for-profit and not-for-profit health systems is blurring. In Case You Missed It. Weekly News Recap.

How Telemedicine Psychiatry Addresses Mental Health Access Issues

American Well Blog

For more information on building and structuring a telemedicine psychiatry program, read this case study. Telemedicine psychiatry, also called telepsychiatry, is helping patients across the country gain access to mental healthcare services.

Can you identify 7 qualities of a successful telehealth program?

Telehealth Blog

If you are interested in telehealth case studies, watch this video: Telehealth Case Studies. Consumer need is driving the development of telehealth programs across the country. Consumers want healthcare that is: easy-to-access. cost-effective. convenient. quality-focused.

10 Challenges Facing Medical Device Cybersecurity

Perficient

ECRI Institute embarked this journey of discovery to gauge medical device cybersecurity through a case study on infusion pump security capabilities. Connected medical devices promise value for patients and physicians, but the devices also present new cybersecurity exposures that could put patients and their information at risk. The ECRI Institute, known for evaluating medical device cybersecurity, has developed a list of 10 problems facing medical device cybersecurity.

Blockchain in Healthcare: A Vehicle Towards Digital Health 2.0?

The Digital Health Corner

According to an excellent whitepaper describing a case study of Medrec , a platform utilizing blockchain technology, health information interoperability is facilitated with the use of blockchain. As is often the case when it comes to digital technologies, other sectors (in this case finance) have been first adopters preceding healthcare. I would like to apologize to the readers of this site for the long hiatus.

Oracle Planning: Driver-based Rolling Forecast at #Kscope18

Perficient

KSCOPE18 Session: Case Study: Implementing one of its kind driver based rolling forecast model at MD Anderson Cancer Center using Hyperion Planning with ASO integration. Rolling forecasts in healthcare are challenging because Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are unique to each organization and market conditions are ever changing.

Four Key Lessons from the Digital Health frontlines

Lloyd Price

" Zesty, like a lot of other digital health startups only became credible after we had deployed our technology in multiple live environments, had collected clinical data, patient engagement statistics and were able to build case studies proving the impact of what we had delivered.

Health Care Messaging and Orchestration — Systems of Action

Medical Connectivity

Currently, M&O systems support a variety of different use cases. A few examples of these use cases include clinical communications and collaboration, patient engagement, care management, patient flow, and medical device alarm notification.

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Telemedicine for population health: The future of telehealth

American Well Blog

Advisory Board analyst Peter Kilbridge recently shared his thoughts on how provider-to-provider telemedicine use cases are increasing, and highlighted the promise they hold for population health management.

Aging in Place Technology – Five Blog Posts from June 2018

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Some pilots are even documented in the form of case studies – about what worked – or what might not have worked. According to studies, among adults aged 70 and older with hearing loss who could benefit from hearing aids, fewer than one in five (20 percent) has ever used them. In a short month, heard lots about caregiving and hearing. You have 'conversed' with an older person who cannot hear well without hearing aids but owns an expensive pair which are highly adjustable.

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Pediatric Telehealth Success: Children’s Health, Children’s Omaha, Pediatric Associates

American Well Blog

Read more about Children’s of Omaha’s telehealth program in case study. In a webinar sponsored by American Well and hosted by Becker’s Hospital Review , Children’s Health of Dallas, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center of Omaha and Pediatric Associates discussed how their organizations are revamping care through pediatric telehealth. Children’s Health: Pediatric Telehealth as a vehicle for patient consumerism.

Closing Telehealth Gap by Educating Payers

BHM Healthcare Solutions

These are just the first insights gleaned from study about attitudes and challenges surrounding virtual care, by Avizia, the leading provider of system-wide telehealth. Editor’s Note: Payers and providers have shed fears about the deployment of telemedicine services.

Diabetes Communications Need More Positive Messaging

Insulin Nation

Fear appeals, however, have been proven to be ineffective in various studies. In all cases, gender-neutral, inclusive language should be used when speaking about diabetes.

Measuring Telehealth: Laying A Consistent Foundation For Growth

BHM Healthcare Solutions

The National Quality Forum (NQF) released a report , with case studies and detailed public comments section, identifying critical areas where measurement can effectively assess the quality and impact of telehealth services.

Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum

Medicine and Technology

Sessions will focus on peer-to-peer learning, case studies and best practices—practical, actionable information that can be taken home and put to use. Don't miss the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum June 4-5, 2013 Washington DC Healthcare IT News and HIMSS Media, the industry’s leading sources for news and leadership in healthcare information technology, have joined forces to present the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum.

Diabetes Care: 1950-1990

Insulin Nation

In time, after years of trying to convince the diabetes community that the meter really worked, Bernstein himself decided that, in order to get his case studies of diabetes and meters recognized, he would need the authority of a doctor full-time.

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Where the Pediatric Patients are

American Well Blog

Pediatrics is one of the many use cases we see our clients implementing in telehealth and it goes well beyond urgent care. If you’re interested in learning more about Avera’s kiosks, check out their telehealth case study. In the case of Nemours, this means that any patient who uses the Amwell app (American Well’s direct-to-consumer app) in Florida can see a Nemours provider. Jennifer McGuire is a director of health system solutions for American Well. The U.S.

Diabetes Care: 1950-1990

Insulin Nation

In time, after years of trying to convince the diabetes community that the meter really worked, Bernstein himself decided that, in order to get his case studies of diabetes and meters recognized, he would need the authority of a doctor full-time.

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Does Insulin Make Us Fat?

Insulin Nation

In many cases, they’re on borderline starvation,” Taubes says. German scientists did rigorous scientific study which seemed to suggest that obesity was tied to hormones. Study after study after study failed to confirm that a low-fat diet is a healthy diet,” Taubes says.

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