The Next Frontier in Health Tech: Improving the Patient Experience

Digital Health

This week I had the pleasure to give a talk about big data/AI and digital health (buzzword bingo alert) at the Stanford Big Data in Precision Health Conference in Palo Alto.

Focus on patient experience: If the patient is a consumer, patient experience is paramount

Mobi Health News

In May, MobiHealthNews and our sister publications will look at patient experience, and especially the tech that makes it tick

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Using Technology To Enhance The Patient Experience

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Using Technology To Enhance The Patient Experience appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial iTBra Mobile applications patient experience virtual healthcare wearable technologyThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. With the fourth technological revolution in full swing, more and more digital innovations are changing the world we live in.

Balancing technology, personal touch in patient experience

Mobi Health News

Yesterday at The Atlantic's Pulse summit, providers discussed the balancing act of engaging patients through digital tools without losing their personal, human touch.

8 Ways Practices Are Investing in Patient Experience Now

Healthcare IT Today

Providing a great patient experience is slowly shifting from a differentiator to a survival tactic. In a world where reimbursements are tied to patient experience and where online ratings can impact patient volume, practices can’t afford not to focus on experience.

Imperfect solutions: How health tech has harmed patient experience

Mobi Health News

Not all implementations have been smooth sailing for those seeking care

Proactive voice interfaces enhance patient experience

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Patient experience is evolving as providers embrace telehealth

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

More and more patients are able to take advantage of remote consults and other virtual care options as health systems have begun pursuing telehealth programs in earnest, new HIMSS Media research shows. Some of the biggest limitations, however, have more to do with factors on the patient side.

Does Patient Experience Transformation Depend on Digital Transformation? – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

This week’s chat will be hosted by Richard Corder (@RichardCorder) from @t1healthcare on the topic “Does Patient Experience Transformation Depend on Digital Transformation?”

Technologies Providing A Greater Patient Experience

Electronic Health Reporter

Whether you work in a hospital, dentist, doctor or dermatologist’s office, providing your patients with a positive experience should be a priority. The article Technologies Providing A Greater Patient Experience appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

How Will The Patient Experience Evolve with Telehealth?

Ortholive

Patient convenience is now the number one factor when choosing a clinical provider. It’s not that patients don’t prefer the face-to-face visit, but the wait times to make those appointments are on the rise.

How Digital Technologies Will Transform the Patient Experience

Electronic Health Reporter

trillion, and as part of this spend, healthcare providers are looking to digitally transform by innovating legacy processes and driving better patient experiences. The article How Digital Technologies Will Transform the Patient Experience appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

NexHealth's raises $4.2M for its 'Patient Experience Management Platform'

Mobi Health News

The company's tool serves as a patient-facing tool for online booking, two-way messaging, automated recalls and reminders and more

Voice tech: Tool to unburden physicians, improve patient experience

Mobi Health News

Boston Children's Hospital chief innovation officer John Brownstein shares insights about the benefits and challenges and evolution with voice technologies amid the growing number of apps and interest from major companies and health systems.

Value-based care and rethinking the patient experience

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Dr. Soh cautioned that the idea of telehealth should not just be transactional in nature but that care can follow the patient – it is about a community of carers that work with the patient. Rethinking the patient experience.

Tennessee hospital enhances patient experience with collaboration platform

Mobi Health News

The University of Tennessee Medical Center’s cath lab uses secure clinical communication technology to cut follow-up appointment scheduling wait times – from as long as a day to less than 30 minutes

Patient experience is evolving as providers embrace telehealth

Mobi Health News

While face-to-face visits are still preferred by many, 90% of healthcare organizations polled by HIMSS Media say they're using or piloting remote care services to boost care coordination, manage at-risk patients and broaden pop health efforts

Theme parks have a lot to teach healthcare systems about patient experience

Mobi Health News

There's no shortage of logistical crossovers between these industries, but so far museums, zoos and other amusements have had much more success when designing positive consumer experiences

Innovators use digital tools to translate patient experiences into meaningful data

Mobi Health News

The MITRE Corperation's Kristina Sheridan shares how her life experince inspired the Patient Toolkit, which lets patients digitally record symptoms and treatment.

How Virtual Reality Can Improve the Patient Experience in Healthcare

Duane Boise

As technology in healthcare begins to expand beyond patient interaction and information, more diverse purposes and applications will increase media technologies utilization within hospitals and clinics.

How hospitals can engage consumers to innovate a new patient experience

Mobi Health News

Executives from Dana Farber, Partners, BIDMC and Northwell share tips and insights about working with patients in the tech development process

The Fight For A More Mobile-Centric Patient Experience

Duane Boise

It means hours spent waiting in a waiting room, surrounded by other patients. Thanks to research and development advancements made by MMJ Technologies, consumers are realizing that all of these areas may only be temporary – and they are demanding a more mobile-centric experience.

Improving the Patient Experience With Content

Perficient

Patient experience is a key measure of overall healthcare quality. It commands equal attention alongside clinical outcomes, patient safety, and efficiency and cost reduction measures. Patient education is a significant component of the patient experience.

IT DevOps Solutions to Improve the Physician and Patient Experience

Healthcare IT Today

Not only is it impacting physicians, but that has a trickle down effect on patient experience as well. That’s why we see so much focus on how to improve the physician experience. We all know that Physician Burnout is a big problem in healthcare.

Healthcare innovation solving problems and improving the patient experience

Mobi Health News

In September we’ll focus on innovation to help healthcare systems foster and manage innovative projects and prepare strategies to keep pace in the ever-changing world of information and technology

Reducing costs, improving patient experience top of mind for health system leaders: survey

FierceHealthIT

Healthcare executives identified declining reimbursement, the patient experience, maintaining and upgrading IT, and cybersecurity as the top challenges their facing health systems in 2019

Salesforce Delivers Health Cloud Innovations to Personalize Patient Experiences, Improve Outcomes

Electronic Health Reporter

Salesforce announces new additions to Salesforce Health Cloud that improve healthcare through connected, intelligent patient engagement. With new social determinants of health capabilities, care teams have a complete patient profile, empowering them to […].

The Right Population Health Analytics to Transform the Patient Experience

Electronic Health Reporter

All considered, imagine a situation where patient-centric care actually involves the patient, and patient engagement is not […]. The article The Right Population Health Analytics to Transform the Patient Experience appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

IT leaders prioritizing patient experience, value-based care in 2019, survey finds

FierceHealthIT

Ramping up value-based care initiatives and improving the patient experience are top priorities for health IT leaders in 2019.

Uber Health powers Grand Rounds, Carisk Partners' transportation; Wellpepper, eVideon offer joint patient experience product; and more digital health deals

Mobi Health News

Also: Optima Health adopts Cardinal Analytx's AI insight platform; Canopy Health launches patient app powered by Anexinent

3 Ways that Telehealth Improves the Patient Experience

iSALUS Healthcare

Providers are constantly searching for methods to increase patient engagement and improve the patient experience. When patients are actively engaging with their providers, they are involved in the necessary communication and collaboration it takes to maintain a healthy lifestyle and improve health outcomes. Providers who are pursuing high levels of patient satisfaction see their revenue develop rapidly.

New at HIMSS18: Lightning sessions on blockchain, cloud, ransomware and patient experience

Mobi Health News

With so many innovative ideas circulating, conference attendees are hard-pressed to cover all of it. To help provide more knowledge in a shorter time span, the Innovation Live exhibit area will be hosting a new format.

Find a Doctor Search Tool Enhances the Patients Experience

Perficient

Not only is it critical to lead generation for prospective new patients but is also a tool used frequently by existing patients, physicians and academics. Where FAD Fits Into the Experience. Healthcare digital digital transformation Find a Doctor healthcare patient experience

Survey: Improving Patient Experiences a Top Priority for HIT Leaders in 2019

hea!thcare innovation - Clinical IT

Health IT leaders rate updating technology to improve the patient experience as their top objective for 2019, according to the seventh annual Health IT Industry Outlook Survey conducted by Stoltenberg Consulting Inc.For this year’s survey, more

Banner Health brings AI driven virtual assistants for better patient experience

Consumer eHealth Engagement

Buoy Health AI triage bot True to their mission “Making health care easier, so life can be better”, Banner Health has invested in digital health technologies to support their patient experience. Banner likes that the bot gets smarter with each patient interaction.

“Transforming the Culture of Care” session 2: Patient Experience panel

Society for Participatory Medicine

Opportunities and Challenges in Patient Experience: What’s Next? ”, he points out that while medicine can diagnose, only the patient can say what the real problem is in their life. That’s just one aspect of participatory medicine in patient experience.

3 Ways to Improve the Patient Experience in Mental Health

eVisit

False beliefs or stigmas about mental illness can sometimes make people reluctant to seek help or treatment. Adding to the challenge, there is a reported shortage of mental health professionals across the U.S. that has become more dire with the growing opioid addiction epidemic , especially in rural areas

Virtual Monitoring How It Can Improve The Patient Experience

Healthcare Guys

In todays digital world, customer experience is everything. In nearly every industry, consumers who are unsatisfied with the service they receive or by an experience they have with an organization will seek that service elsewhere.

Industry Voices— Six types of healthcare surveys that can improve patient experiences

FierceHealthIT

Organizations need to push their focus beyond just measuring patient satisfaction and onto delivering better healthcare experiences. One way to do that is to expand how organizations use patient surveys

Consumers’ Embrace of Digital Health Tech Stalls, and Privacy Concerns Prevail – Accenture’s 2020 Research

Health Populi

But when technology is introduced to this relationship between patients and providers, there’s a decline in trust. That’s a wonky phrase that translates, simply put, into how our health data will be made available to us patients, consumers, health plan members, caregivers all.