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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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.

Imperfect solutions: How health tech has harmed patient experience

Mobi Health News

Not all implementations have been smooth sailing for those seeking care

How healthcare systems are preparing for innovation with patient experience front and center

Mobi Health News

Provider organizations have missed the mark with patient experience in the past, but involving patient voices on panels and "listening tours" may be key to improving in the future.

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.

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.

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?”

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

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 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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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 […].

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

“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.

Art As Medicine – WHO Weaves the Evidence for Arts’ Role in Improving Health

Health Populi

To engage hard-to-reach groups, Arts on Prescription in England is over 20 years old and has shown positive impacts in connecting patients with community social activities in the arts. “What’s the evidence on the role of the arts in improving health and well-being?”

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

“Digital Health Is An Ecosystem of Ecosystems” – CTA’s 2020 Trends to Watch Into the Data Age

Health Populi

In CTA’s 2020 Consumer Tech Forecast launched yesterday at Media Day 1 at CES, Steve Koenig VP of Research, said that, “digital health is an ecosystem of ecosystems.”.

Healthcare Buzzwords That Should Be Retired in 2020

Healthcare IT Today

AI/Machine Learning Communication and Patient Experience Health IT Company Healthcare IT IT 2020 Artificial Intelligence healthcare buzzwords Interoperability Patient ExperienceWe love buzzwords and catch-phrases in healthcare don’t we?

JPM20: How CVS is using HealthHUBs to offer a 'surround sound' patient experience

FierceHealthIT

As CVS Health turns its eye to the continued expansion of its HealthHUB stores, CEO Larry Merlo said the goal is to offer a "surround sound" experience to consumers

Cleveland Clinic and HIMSS Patient Experience Summit call-for-proposals closes Feb. 5

Mobi Health News

The theme of the 10th Annual event is Looking Back, Leaping Forward

Living in Digital Healthcare Times – Kicking off #DigitalHealthCES & #CES2020

Health Populi

AI data and machine learning will further permeate health care — from fertility programs to payors predicting patient members’ health.