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Friendly Competition in Healthcare

Which Competitors Will Become Your Collaborators? Competition will be coming from a wide range of sources for health organizations as telehealth takes hold. Recently, WebMD gave some indications of a

  • April 14, 2016|
  • 1 year ago

Answering the Call for Patient Convenience

The Doctor is On Call—Virtually! Piedmont On Call was launched by Piedmont Healthcare in December. It allows patients to access on-demand services, rather than seeking care through Piedmont’s own

  • April 13, 2016|
  • 1 year ago

Turning to Fitbits for Answers

Starting With the End in Mind Health systems are finding practical uses for wearable technology. At Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, for instance, Fitbits are being used to study sleep

  • April 12, 2016|
  • 1 year ago

Friendly Competition in Healthcare

Which Competitors Will Become Your Collaborators? Competition will be coming from a wide range of sources for health organizations as telehealth takes hold. Recently, WebMD gave some indications of a

  • March 15, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Technology Use: Applying Expert Opinions

  Is It Time for a Clinician Crowdsourcing “Appathon” in Your Health Organization? Apps are increasingly being used by patients to monitor their wellness, track their activities and even ma

  • March 14, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Telemedicine Assessments: A Win-Win

Research Suggests Efficacy in Remote Patient Diagnosis A recent study gives evidence of the efficacy of telemedicine, indicating that video consults were just as effective in diagnosing fevers and re

  • March 11, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Turning to Fitbits for Answers

Starting With the End in Mind Health systems are finding practical uses for wearable technology. At Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, for instance, Fitbits are being used to study sleep

  • March 10, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Retail Strategies Gaining Relevance

Consumerism Coming to Healthcare: Are You Ready? Many healthcare leaders and their board members are still languishing in the world of “before technology changed the playing field.” That’s a da

  • March 08, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Taking the Mental Health Battle Online

Tackling Behavioral Health Issues Through Telemedicine Mental health issues are prevalent around the country, with a shortage of providers challenging healthcare organizations to effectively meet the

  • March 04, 2016|
  • 2 years ago

Meeting Patient Needs, Virtually

Your Patients Don’t Want To See You: How To Deal With That It’s a humbling reality but, as this article points out, most of your patients really don’t want to be in your hospitals or clinics. T

  • February 29, 2016|
  • 2 years ago
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