Patient Communication

Using technology to be innovative in healthcare amid the pandemic | WDHN | 9/9/2020

… here in the wiregrass. “We’ve reached out to a company called Aiva, who put us in touch directly with Amazon, and Amazon agreed to donate 99 Echo Shows to us to try out with patient communication ,” Said Chief Information Officer of Southeast Health, Eric Daffron. Aiva Health is a software company that has been used in the medical and hospitality fields. According to Southeast Health, the Echo Show’s will only …

Workplace violence against healthcare professionals in a multiethnic area: a cross-sectional study in southwest China | BMJ | 9/9/2020

Evaluation of the usefulness of WPV interventions (N=2036) Discussion This study examined the prevalence, influencing factors and response to WPV in a hospital located in a multiethnic area in China. The percentage of medical workers of ethnic minority was substantially higher than previous studies conducted in eastern and central China (2.41%–7.95%). 15–17 Due to the different investigation tools and time period, it is difficult to compare the …

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Wireless Healthcare Market May see a Big Move | Major Giants Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Cerner, Omron | 9/8/2020

… down 100s of data Tables, charts and graphs spread through Pages and in-depth Table of Content on ” Wireless Healthcare Market by Type (, Hardware, Software & Services), by End-Users/Application (Patient-specific, Physiological Monitoring, Patient Communication and Support, Provider/Payer-specific & Others) and Region – Forecast to 2025″. Early buyers will get 10% customization on study. to Avail deep insights of Global Wireless Healthcare Market Size, competition landscape is provided i.e …

Clearing up the WHO chaos with clear patient communication | 9/8/2020

By Margaret Scarlett, DMD, DrBicuspid.com contributing writer In the first article of this series , we discussed the gaps in evidence on healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) among staff and patients in dental offices and the need to include dentistry in a national safety program. In this article, we will discuss how to address the message chaos on the safety of dental care with patients and the dental team. Why is this …

NHS receives 250,000 clear face masks to support people with hearing loss | 9/8/2020

… 8th June. But one of the key challenges faced by teams is reassuring the public that dental environments are safe. Of course, clear face masks would work wonders when it comes to not just patient communication , but that between team members too. With no sign of PPE requirements loosening, let’s hope dental practices are high up on the list for any future allocations. Follow Dentistry.co.uk on Instagram to keep up …

How Telemedicine is Changing Healthcare Amid COVID-19 | 9/8/2020

World News Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, simple tasks like going to a doctor’s appointment can prove to be perilous, especially in impoverished countries with high transmission rates. In response to these new dangers, companies like Orbis International have created innovative telemedicine platforms that allow doctors to connect to patients and provide medical care electronically. Telemedicine continues to revolutionize and improve the standards of medical care, even when social distancing …

Plastic Surgery Consultation Study Suggests that Virtual Doctor-Patient Communication is Here to Stay, says Dr. J Plastic Surgery | PRWeb | 9/4/2020

Plastic Surgery Consultation Study Suggests that Virtual Doctor-Patient Communication is Here to Stay, says Dr. J Plastic Surgery Share Article Beverly Hills-based plastic surgeon Dr. J comments on a recent article that, while online visits have some limitations, they are outstanding alternatives especially during the pandemic. Beverly Hills-based double-board certified plastic surgeon Dr. J. With most people wanting to limit away-from-home trips, online consultations …

Dentistry in the COVID Era: Beware of Blind Spots | 9/3/2020

… to with sound plans, approaches and processes. Most of the issues coming up now that practices are reopened are coming in the way of communication, efficiency and contingency. Advertisement Blind Spot 1: Lack of Patient Communication If your practice is experiencing frustrating broken appointments and no shows or your patients are showing their own frustration and confusion at appointments, chances are you haven’t taken the necessary steps to communicate effectively …

‘The right thing to do’: 7 Qs with Waystar’s Heather Kawamoto on price transparency in 2021 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/1/2020

… in line with what they will get from the organization. Healthcare organizations should also be evaluating how a patient pricing tool fits in with their larger up-front collections process and strategy, including tailored patient communication s, to build both loyalty and a stronger patient-pay pipeline. Q: What about supporting a better patient financial experience as a whole? What solutions are available to hospitals? HK: Providers need to be strategic …

Commentators and Journalists Weigh In On Digital Health And Related Privacy, Safety And Security Matters. Lots Of Interesting Perspectives - September 01, 2020. | 9/1/2020

Australian Health Information Technology This blog is totally independent, unpaid and has only three major objectives. The first is to inform readers of news and happenings in the e-Health domain, both here in Australia and world-wide. The second is to provide commentary on e-Health in Australia and to foster improvement where I can. The third is to encourage discussion of the matters raised in the blog so …

How Patient Communication Software Helped During COVID19 | 9/1/2020

… kinds of regulations in place, it can be really hard to establish any kind of meaningful and instructive communication with your doctor. Thankfully, with good quality platforms, we have managed to preserve sufficiently natural patient communication via the electronic channels. Chat services have established two-way communication to clear up any questions, acting towards both treatment, prevention, and moral and emotional support. Via direct messaging apps and programs, people can …

Development of a knowledge translation platform for ataxia: Impact on readers and volunteer contributors | 9/1/2020

… making ataxia research more accessible and understandable to patients and families. A secondary goal is to provide opportunities for ataxia researchers to develop and hone their knowledge translation skills, altogether improving the quality of patient communication in the ataxia community. Aim The aim of this study was to measure the impact of SCAsource on its readers and volunteer contributors after one year of activity. This is to ensure SCAsource is …

2020 Outlook on the Worldwide Electronic Health Information Exchange Market - Technology, Technology Providers, and Market Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 8/31/2020

The “Electronic Health Information Exchange Market” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report examines the technology, technology providers, and market trends in Electronic Health Information Exchange (HIE) services. This report evaluates the current industry trends in HIE products and services. It also identifies the key vendors and their strategies. The report also answers the basic questions: What is an Electronic Healthcare Record (EHR)?, What is an EHR database …

Monitoring service speeds, protects prescription drug deliveries | 8/31/2020

… service speeds, protects prescription drug deliveries ParcelShield develops service to better track and protect USPS pharmacy parcels, company says. August 31, 2020 No Comments Healthcare technology firm ParcelShield has released a package monitoring and patient communication service designed to protect critical pharmaceutical parcel deliveries via the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), the company said. ParcelShield Tracker is a parcel monitoring and intelligence service that uses automated predictive analytics, machine learning, and …

Is the practice of medicine making doctors sick? | 8/30/2020

I know that patients are suffering. I know that those who work in health care are suffering. It strikes me that we are suffering for the same reason . We do not feel seen. We do not feel heard. We feel left out. We don’t have control of our own lives. Over and over, I see a plea from patients asking for respect, dignity and inclusion in issues that matter greatly …

Comment on Is the practice of medicine making doctors sick? by Carolyn Thomas | 8/30/2020

I know that patients are suffering. I know that those who work in health care are suffering. It strikes me that we are suffering for the same reason . We do not feel seen. We do not feel heard. We feel left out. We don’t have control of our own lives. Over and over, I see a plea from patients asking for respect, dignity and inclusion in issues that matter greatly …

The Toll of the Pandemic; USPS Drug Delivery Delays | 8/29/2020

Also, the new doctor-patient communication by Fred N. Pelzman, MD August 29, The psychological toll the pandemic is taking on clinicians is already becoming apparent. Rachel Schwartz, PhD, and colleagues discuss how we can learn from the mental health issues associated with past pandemics and provide better care during this one ~ Addressing Postpandemic Clinician Mental Health ( Annals of Internal Medicine ) Recent U.S. Postal Service delays pose concerns for patients …

New Service by ParcelShield Unveiled to Better Track, Protect USPS Pharmacy Parcels | Financial Buzz | 8/28/2020

ParcelShield , a healthcare technology company that develops high-performance parcel management solutions for specialty pharmacies, today announced the launch of a new product called ParcelShield Tracker, a Parcel Intelligence & Monitoring service, that provides critical package monitoring and patient communication for USPS packages every step of the way. From the pharmacy’s loading dock to a patient’s door, ParcelShield Tracker uses automated predictive analytics, machine learning, and Weather Farm™ statistical modeling to …

New service unveiled to better track, protect USPS pharmacy parcels | 8/27/2020

… technology company that develops high-performance parcel management solutions for specialty pharmacies, today announced the launch of a new product called ParcelShield Tracker, a Parcel Intelligence & Monitoring service, that provides critical package monitoring and patient communication for USPS packages every step of the way. From the pharmacy’s loading dock to a patient’s door, ParcelShield Tracker uses automated predictive analytics, machine learning, and Weather Farm statistical modeling to track packages that …

New service unveiled to better track, protect USPS pharmacy parcels - CDR – Chain Drug Review | 8/27/2020

ParcelShield, a health care technology company that develops high-performance parcel management solutions for specialty pharmacies, today announced the launch of a new product called ParcelShield Tracker, a Parcel Intelligence & Monitoring service, that provides critical package monitoring and patient communication for USPS packages every step of the way. From the pharmacy’s loading dock to a patient’s door, ParcelShield Tracker uses automated predictive analytics, machine learning, and Weather Farm statistical modeling …

Wireless Patient Monitoring Market: Increasing awareness and acceptance of telemedicine is expected to drive the market | BioSpace | 8/26/2020

… fueling the usage of the remote patient monitoring systems, which in turn is boosting the wireless patient monitoring market. Read Report Overview - https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/wireless-patient-monitoring-market.html A key feature of the wireless patient communication is the capability to deliver essential and relevant patient data to the caregiver irrespective of the location. The concept to free the patient from hospital bed and yet monitor the patient data, without switching …

AI Will Revolutionize Healthcare. The Transformation Has Already Begun. | Forbes | 8/26/2020

At its core, much of healthcare is pattern recognition. A healthy human body and its various subsystems function in consistent, quantifiable ways. When a human organism is suffering from some affliction, it deviates from this homeostasis in ways that tend to be predictable across time and populations. A constellation of data points—recent physical symptoms, blood pressure, genetic makeup, the bloodstream’s chemical composition, and so on—can be collected that …

AI Reduces Contact in Hospitals: Ouva Voice Assistant Guides Medical City Heart Hospital and Medical City Spine Hospital Visitors | PRWeb | 8/26/2020

… patient experience more comfortable and efficient. To transform the patient experience in the age of AI, Medical City Healthcare leadership chose the Ouva Voice Assistant solution to provide proactive support to all visitors, improve patient communication , and wayfinding inside the facility. Once the patients are on their way, they have to navigate hallways, with wayfinding spread out across three buildings and multiple parking areas. Introducing Ouva Voice Assistant Ouva is …

Exploring the New Normal with Bob Gomersall | by Romy Tuin | EdTechX360 | Aug, 2020 | Medium | 8/25/2020

… specialises in assessment technology for awarding bodies and professional associations. Virtual College, created in 1995 and now with over four million registered learners, specialises in online vocational training. ADI’s main product is MyPathway, a patient communication system based on the use of mobile phones. These companies have all been created through Bob’s vision of improving education through the use of technology, and both BTL and Virtual College have received many …

Targeting an Emerging At-Risk Population, Arcadia Provides Free Outreach Reminders about the Importance of Routine Pediatric Care and Vaccinations | PR Newswire | 8/25/2020

… of over 100 million patients by some of the largest health plans and health systems in the country, improving value-based care performance, population health management and patient outcomes. Arcadia Outreach powers large-scale patient communication initiatives via multiple modes, including SMS text messaging, email and automated calls. Healthcare organizations can use Arcadia’s machine learning assisted patient stratification engine and rules-based outreach campaigns to tailor the right message for …

COVID-19

5 Epic program execs share tips on optimization during times of crisis | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/30/2020

… NYC Health + Hospitals: From an information technology viewpoint, key strategies which supported optimization of operations during the acute response to COVID-19 included the following: real-time access to evolving clinical and operational data to … Epic MyChart platform for that and many other means of patient communication and outreach. Bobbie Byrne, MD, chief information officer, Advocate Aurora Health (Downers Grove, Ill., and Milwaukee): I think the most important thing was …

Medicaid

An Exciting New Era of Scientific Progress and Innovative Care for People with Diabetes Begins Under New Chief Scientific & Medical Officer, Dr. Robert A. Gabbay, MD, PhD | PR Newswire | 4/8/2020

patient communication tools, creating the first broad scale diabetes registry, designing and implementing a care management training program, leading Pennsylvania’s statewide implementation of the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) and more. Dr. Gabbay has received funding from the National Institute of Health Diabetes, Digestive and Kidneys Diseases (NIDDK), the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation for his care transformation work. While …

Medicare

An Exciting New Era of Scientific Progress and Innovative Care for People with Diabetes Begins Under New Chief Scientific & Medical Officer, Dr. Robert A. Gabbay, MD, PhD | PR Newswire | 4/8/2020

patient communication tools, creating the first broad scale diabetes registry, designing and implementing a care management training program, leading Pennsylvania’s statewide implementation of the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) and more. Dr. Gabbay has received funding from the National Institute of Health Diabetes, Digestive and Kidneys Diseases (NIDDK), the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation for his care transformation work. While …

Telehealth

pMD Sees Record Telemedicine Adoption During COVID-19 Outbreak | Globe Newswire | 4/7/2020

Company Offers Free Telehealth Tools for HIPAA-Compliant Patient Communication April 07, 2020 08:00 ET Source: pMD Telehealth Growth: By the Numbers pMD Infographic SAN FRANCISCO, April 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Amid the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, pMD ® , the innovation leader in health care technology and free secure communication tools, announced record adoption of their telehealth platform during the month of March. “The use of telemedicine is going to …

HIPAA

pMD Sees Record Telemedicine Adoption During COVID-19 Outbreak | Globe Newswire | 4/7/2020

Company Offers Free Telehealth Tools for HIPAA-Compliant Patient Communication April 07, 2020 08:00 ET Source: pMD Telehealth Growth: By the Numbers pMD Infographic SAN FRANCISCO, April 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Amid the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, pMD ® , the innovation leader in health care technology and free secure communication tools, announced record adoption of their telehealth platform during the month of March. “The use of telemedicine is going to …

Patient Engagement

A guide to telehealth vendors in the age of COVID-19 | Healthcare IT News | 3/30/2020

… patient. It also connects to patients’ medical devices for a 360-degree view of their conditions. TalkWithYourDoc.com enables quick provider/patient communication, engagement and data sharing without risk of disease transmission. The system is designed … behavioral health specialist, all remotely. Luma Health Luma Health’s Total Patient Engagement communications platform aims to deliver smarter conversations that drive patient engagement and continuous care. The company recently launched Luma Health Telehealth as part …

EMR

TriageLogic® Implementing Virtual Call Centers with Telehealth Systems to Address COVID-19 | PRWeb | 3/28/2020

… doctors and medical staff for remote patient visits during the Covid-19 crisis. The solution works with the Hospital’s own EMR or Salesforce CRM. The solution does not require a mobile application download and allows … Florida (PRWEB) March 28, 2020 TriageLogic, a leader in remote patient communication and nurse triage, announces a quick to deploy and easy to use telehealth system with a virtual call center that hospitals, medical organizations …

URAC

TriageLogic® Implementing Virtual Call Centers with Telehealth Systems to Address COVID-19 | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 3/28/2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , March 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – TriageLogic, a leader in remote patient communication and nurse triage, announces a quick to deploy and easy to use telehealth system with a virtual call center that hospitals … for a large Children’s Hospital. About TriageLogic® TriageLogic is a URAC-accredited, physician-led provider of top-quality nurse telehealth technology, mobile applications, and medical call center solutions, all with the purpose of encouraging positive …

Medical Education

Using Simulated Patient Communication to Teach Provider Empathy | Patient Engagement HIT | 3/16/2020

Using Simulated Patient Communication to Teach Provider Empathy Simulations helped providers understand patient needs during patient communication, emphasizing provider empathy. Source: Thinkstock By March 16, 2020 - You can’t teach empathy, or at least that’s what … that notion is going away, as medical schools and continuing medical education (CME) programs across the country begin to deploy simulation training helping providers to communicate with their patients better. A new program out of …

Electronic Medical Record

Global Veterinary Software Markets, Forecast to 2024 - Rise in Demand for Farm Management Spurs Industry Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 12/2/2019

… of supervising all financial, operational, human resource, and business development activities. Owing to the fact that technological solutions help improve patient communication, diagnostic potential, and in incorporating the business, it can be inferred that software … capturing lost charges, client-patient database, client communications, client reminders, electronic medical records, electronic whiteboards, inventory control, and many others. Certain strategic movements that are seen in the market are helpful for the growth of …

Practice Management Software

Global Veterinary Software Markets, Forecast to 2024 - Rise in Demand for Farm Management Spurs Industry Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 12/2/2019

… of supervising all financial, operational, human resource, and business development activities. Owing to the fact that technological solutions help improve patient communication, diagnostic potential, and in incorporating the business, it can be inferred that software … to Witness a Healthy CAGR Over the Forecast Period Veterinary practice management software is used by veterinarians to manage patient information, treatment planning, and scheduling, as well as back-office functions, such as accounting. Some …

Health Tech

Connected Health Trends We Can All Be Thankful For | 11/28/2019

… gap between healthcare needs and services. But, modern healthcare technology is poised to set new standards in healthcare delivery. Connected health technologies, including remote patient monitoring, telehealth and more, can help make it easier to … health solutions and the availability of multiple means of doctor-patient communication can reduce the manual effort and time during in-office visits, allowing physicians to spend more time seeing patients, either virtually or in …

Continuum of Care

Clinical Research Nurse-LVN | 11/26/2019

continuum of care (outpatient, inpatient and home) including triage of phone calls and proactive patient communication. The Clinical Research Nurse - LVN serves to educate patients and families on the clinical trial treatments and required testing. The Clinical Research Nurse - LVN in collaboration with the CRC is responsible to assure that the documentation for the clinical trial is completed and accurate.Duties:Management of Clinical Trials PatientCollaborates with the investigator to ascertain …

Clinical Research

Clinical Research Nurse-LVN | 11/26/2019

Profile Job DescriptionWe have an opening for a part-time Clinical Research Nurse-Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) at a world renowned clinical research institution in Duarte, California. Job Description:The Clinical Research Nurse - Licensed Vocational … inpatient and home) including triage of phone calls and proactive patient communication. The Clinical Research Nurse - LVN serves to educate patients and families on the clinical trial treatments and required testing. The Clinical Research Nurse …

Dental Practice Management

North America Dental Practice Management Software Market to Expand Substantially at 11.2% CAGR Owing to Technological Innovations by 2024 | 11/25/2019

Graphical Research has reported the addition of the “Dental Practice Management Software Market: North America Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2019 - 2024” report to their offering. India - November 25, 2019 /MarketersMedia/ — Growing geriatric population suffering … in Canada can hinder business growth in the upcoming years. Patient communication component segment will grow at remarkable rate of 11.3% CAGR throughout the projected period. Easy and efficient patient communication makes the component preferable …

Patient Satisfaction

Relatient Expands Nextech Marketplace Partnership to Enable More Patient-Centered Engagement Solutions | PRWeb | 11/21/2019

… Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery—will have the ability to rely on Relatient’s integrated, bidirectional platform to manage all patient communications through text, email, and voice, with built-in best practices, all compliant to … engagement company that improves patient and provider communications for increased patient satisfaction and improved productivity. Relatient has engaged more than 25 million patients on behalf of U.S. providers, medical practices, hospitals, and health systems and …

Patient Monitoring

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare | PR Newswire | 11/21/2019

patient communication services, all of which enable health systems and physician organizations to improve patient service and operational efficiency. Connect America’s innovative products and services have been trusted to protect the health, safety and security of millions of seniors and their caregivers through a broad suite of connected health solutions including medical alarms, remote patient monitoring and medication management solutions. Headquartered in greater Philadelphia, PA with regional offices nationwide, Connect …

Healthcare Communication

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare | PR Newswire | 11/21/2019

healthcare communication market leaders, bringing together over 1,000 employees in five call centers nationwide to provide patients a best-in-class connected health experience. The combined businesses provide appointment scheduling, afterhours call answering, insurance pre-authorization, post-discharge follow-up and other patient communication services, all of which enable health systems and physician organizations to improve patient service and operational efficiency. Connect America’s innovative products and services have been trusted …

Medication Management

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare | PR Newswire | 11/21/2019

patient communication services, all of which enable health systems and physician organizations to improve patient service and operational efficiency. Connect America’s innovative products and services have been trusted to protect the health, safety and security of millions of seniors and their caregivers through a broad suite of connected health solutions including medical alarms, remote patient monitoring and medication management solutions. Headquartered in greater Philadelphia, PA with regional offices nationwide, Connect …

Referral Management

(Another) roadblock identified in VA, DOD transition to Cerner EHR | FierceHealthcare | 11/21/2019

… referral management, pharmacy access, and patient communication. I still have not seen enough information from VA to understand how these issues have been addressed for the VA-go-live,” Lee said in her opening statement. The VA still faces complex tasks around interface development, testing and training on the production system, not just a mocked-up system, Lee said. “If any of those elements are not completed in a timely …

Appointment Scheduling

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare | PR Newswire | 11/21/2019

… appointment scheduling, afterhours call answering, insurance pre-authorization, post-discharge follow-up and other patient communication services, all of which enable health systems and physician organizations to improve patient service and operational efficiency. Connect America’s innovative products and services have been trusted to protect the health, safety and security of millions of seniors and their caregivers through a broad suite of connected health solutions including medical alarms, remote patient monitoring …

Clinical Operations

Relatient Expands Nextech Marketplace Partnership to Enable More Patient-Centered Engagement Solutions | PRWeb | 11/21/2019

… Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery—will have the ability to rely on Relatient’s integrated, bidirectional platform to manage all patient communications through text, email, and voice, with built-in best practices, all compliant to … and customized intake forms designed to support unique workflows and clinical operations. The Relatient platform also uses bidirectional data flow to seamlessly interface with Nextech’s solutions and work for multilocation offices and providers of all …

Specialty Physician Practice

Relatient Expands Nextech Marketplace Partnership to Enable More Patient-Centered Engagement Solutions | PRWeb | 11/21/2019

… rated patient engagement SaaS announced today an expansion of their partnership with Nextech Systems , a leading healthcare technology provider for specialty physician practices. Nextech’s network of clients can now access Relatient’s latest solutions for patient … to rely on Relatient’s integrated, bidirectional platform to manage all patient communications through text, email, and voice, with built-in best practices, all compliant to HIPAA and TCPA regulations. “We recognize that our customers represent …

Remote Monitoring

Council Post: Delivering Quality Patient Care Hinges On Good Connectivity | Forbes | 11/20/2019

… use to ensure quality patient care and satisfaction. With the rise in smart devices being used for in-house and patient communication, hospitals and outpatient facilities alike are relying on wireless connectivity more than ever … is based on continuous connectivity. For example, AR/VR-driven remote monitoring requires a way to virtually connect the patient to the healthcare provider. Leveraging In-Building Solutions To Meet The Challenge Hospitals are increasingly …

Nurse Call Systems

Conversational AI leader announces OrbitaASSIST, a digitally reimagined voice-powered, AI-driven virtual health assistant proven to improve patient communication at the bedside | PR Newswire | 11/19/2019

Sverige Conversational AI leader announces OrbitaASSIST, a digitally reimagined voice-powered, AI-driven virtual health assistant proven to improve patient communication at the bedside Research shows as much as 70% reduction in median response time … market-proven solution offers an alternative or adjunct to traditional nurse call systems. Using a smart speaker configured with OrbitaASSIST, the patient can say things like “tell the nurse I need a pillow,” or “tell …

Apple Health

10 things for CIOs to know during the COVID-19 pandemic | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/22/2020

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Google (Alphabet) CEO Sundar Pichai, Oracle co-founder and CTO Larry Ellison and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. The CEOs of Facebook, Salesforce and IBM are also on the task force.4. Health system CIOs in the states hit hardest by the pandemic report scaling virtual and telehealth operations, coordinating patient communications and supporting clinical operations as the top priorities during the pandemic. The CIOs recommend expanding …

VisualDx

Henry Schein Medical Announces Availability of VisualDx | Business Wire | 4/13/2020

… WIRE)–Apr 13, 2020– Henry Schein Medical, the U.S. medical business of Henry Schein, Inc., announced today the availability of VisualDx to assist health care professionals seeing patients virtually or in person amid the novel … learning algorithms to help with differential diagnosis, variation, treatment, and patient communication. View source version on businesswire.com : https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200413005178/en/ CONTACT: Ann Marie Gothard Vice President, Corporate Media Relations (631) 390-8169 KEYWORD …

Henry Schein

Henry Schein Medical Announces Availability of VisualDx | Business Wire | 4/13/2020

MELVILLE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 13, 2020– Henry Schein Medical, the U.S. medical business of Henry Schein, Inc., announced today the availability of VisualDx to assist health care professionals seeing patients virtually or in person … learning algorithms to help with differential diagnosis, variation, treatment, and patient communication. View source version on businesswire.com : https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200413005178/en/ CONTACT: Ann Marie Gothard Vice President, Corporate Media Relations (631) 390-8169 KEYWORD …

Get Real Health

Get Real Health® Launches International Turnkey Telehealth Solution to Help Providers Address the COVID-19 Crisis While Enabling Virtual Connections for Other Patients in Need | Business Wire | 3/31/2020

ROCKVILLE, Md.- Get Real Health®, a wholly owned subsidiary of healthcare solutions company CPSI (NASDAQ: CPSI), is launching a new solution called TalkWithYourDoc.com. The language-agnostic solution enables providers of all sizes around the globe … solution that needs no EHR integration and enables quick provider/patient communication, engagement and data sharing without risk of disease transmission. The robust solution is designed to be user-friendly and operate without dedicated IT …

Cerner

A guide to telehealth vendors in the age of COVID-19 | 3/30/2020

… a suite of APIs, web services and SDKs to seamlessly embed telehealth into an organization’s existing digital assets, such as Cerner, Epic and other EHRs, in order to enable providers to work directly in the … 360-degree view of their conditions. TalkWithYourDoc.com enables quick provider/patient communication, engagement and data sharing without risk of disease transmission. The system is designed to operate without dedicated IT resources so that a health …

Luma Health

Luma Health Providing 30-Day Free Access to Patient Broadcast Messaging to Healthcare Providers to Accelerate Patient Communications Around COVID-19 | PRWeb | 3/25/2020

Luma Health Providing 30-Day Free Access to Patient Broadcast Messaging to Healthcare Providers to Accelerate Patient Communications Around COVID-19 Share Article Clinics Can Rapidly Inform and Educate Populations and Set Up Free Telehealth Virtual Visits for Pre-Screened Patients Through Video Conferencing We are dedicated to helping patients get access to care more quickly, and to working with medical heroes on the front lines to navigate through this …

Inbox Health

Tech enabled medical billing company Inbox Health raises $3.5M | MobiHealthNews | 3/23/2020

Inbox Health scored $3.5 million earlier this month. Healthy Ventures was the lead investor this round with participation from Collaborative Fund. Commerce Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures and StartUp Health. WHAT THEY DO The Connecticut-bases startups pitches its services as a way to personalize patients’ billing, payments and communications. Its system is able to automate patient communication for provider organizations and clarify questions for patients around their finances …

TigerConnect

TigerConnect extends patient communication platform, tools during coronavirus pandemic | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/13/2020

TigerConnect, a clinical communication platform, is offering U.S. hospitals and health systems free use of its text messaging network to help support COVID-19 related communications, according to a March 12 blog post. As the coronavirus continues to spread, TigerConnect has seen a spike in usage of its clinical communication platform, as well as customers requesting customer assistance with expanding licenses, preparing for isolation workflows and offering tools to quicken …

CipherHealth

CipherHealth Names New President, CSO and CRO Amid Rapid Expansion | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/7/2020

CipherHealth Names New President, CSO and CRO Amid Rapid Expansion Staff - CipherHealth, a patient engagement software company , has announced expansion of its C-suite, promoting Jake Pyles to the role of President, Alex Hejnosz to … model, which empowers providers across the care continuum to improve patient communication and care coordination. Jake Pyles, former CFO and COO at CipherHealth, will now serve as President of the company . Pyles joined CipherHealth as …

Change Healthcare

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare | PR Newswire | 11/21/2019

Mirus advises Connect America in the sale of its Patient Access Services division to Change Healthcare News provided by Nov 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Share this article BOSTON , Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Mirus Capital Advisors … answering, insurance pre-authorization, post-discharge follow-up and other patient communication services, all of which enable health systems and physician organizations to improve patient service and operational efficiency. Connect America’s innovative products and services …

NexTech Systems

Relatient Expands Nextech Marketplace Partnership to Enable More Patient-Centered Engagement Solutions | PRWeb | 11/21/2019

Relatient, Inc ., the top-rated patient engagement SaaS announced today an expansion of their partnership with Nextech Systems , a leading healthcare technology provider for specialty physician practices. Nextech’s network of clients can now access Relatient’s … to rely on Relatient’s integrated, bidirectional platform to manage all patient communications through text, email, and voice, with built-in best practices, all compliant to HIPAA and TCPA regulations. “We recognize that our customers represent …

Deloitte Healthcare

Conversational AI leader announces OrbitaASSIST, a digitally reimagined voice-powered, AI-driven virtual health assistant proven to improve patient communication at the bedside | PR Newswire | 11/19/2019

Sverige Conversational AI leader announces OrbitaASSIST, a digitally reimagined voice-powered, AI-driven virtual health assistant proven to improve patient communication at the bedside Research shows as much as 70% reduction in median response time … operations via technology following a nearly two-decade career with Deloitte Consulting in Australia , the UK, and Southeast Asia . “This solution was designed to solve a very real challenge for in-facility care settings where …

Avadyne Health

Avadyne Health Ranked #1 in Patient Communications & Financial Satisfaction Solutions | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

MOLINE, Ill. , Avadyne Health, a leader in patient self-pay account resolution and bad debt recovery for some of the largest health systems in the country, announced today they have been ranked No.1 in patient communications and financial satisfaction solutions by Black Book Research. The rating – the highest offered by Black Book – is based on a survey of 3,300 users of competitive solutions from more than 700 healthcare provider …

Relatient

Relatient, Inc. Ranked Number 398 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2019 Technology Fast 500™ | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 11/7/2019

… Relatient, Inc. today announced it ranked 398 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America now in its 25th year. Relatient, a leading SaaS-based patient engagement company, grew 234% during this period. “Relatient’s fast-paced growth and innovation are a reflection of healthcare’s need for better patient communication and access strategies,” said Relatient

Medline

Impact of mobile applications on adherence to cancer treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol | BMJ | 11/7/2019

… level of cancer-specific emotional distress was associated with subsequent non-adherence to treatment. Another study suggested that poor physician–patient communication, negative feeling regarding the efficacy of the drugs and fear of toxicities were … Search strategy The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, clinicaltrials.gov, Medline, Literatura latino-americana e do Caribe em Ciencias da Saúde (LILACS), Scopus and Embase will be used to search for articles published between January …

Allergan

ASAPS Develops Patient App To Enhance Patient-Provider Communication | 11/2/2019

With support from Allergan, the Aesthetic Society is developing a Patient App to facilitate two-way doctor-patient communication and acquire essential data related to breast implant patients. The app is meant to serve the needs of the entire spectrum of stakeholders including breast implant patients, surgeons and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Development of the app comes as a result of a March 2019 meeting of the FDA …

Enable Healthcare

Validic, Trapollo Collaborate to Deliver Hardware, Software Services to Support Remote Patient Monitoring Programs with Hundreds of Connected Devices | PR Newswire | 10/31/2019

… of remote health monitoring applications, products and services go beyond technology — we are helping to improve the quality of care at every stage of life. By integrating and enabling more efficient clinician-to-patient communication and information, we help healthcare providers and payors focus on delivering care while improving health. As part of the Cox Communications family dedicated to improving the quality of life across communities, Trapollo is leveraging Cox’s …

Nextech

Klara Announces Partnership and Integration with Nextech Systems to Help Boost Patient Satisfaction, Staff Efficiency and Practice Revenue | PR Newswire | 10/31/2019

NEW YORK Klara ( www.klara.com ), the New York based leader in secure patient communication, is proud to announce a new partnership with Nextech Systems ( https://www.nextech.com/ ), a leading provider of healthcare technology solutions for plastic surgery and other specialty physician practices. This partnership features a deep integration between Klara and Nextech. Nextech customers can leverage Klara’s secure messaging platform to simplify patient communication, improve the patient experience, and boost their practice …

Twistle

Twistle Receives $16M Investment to Accelerate Delivery of Personalized Care Guidance Through Care Process Automation | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

… in helping health systems and life sciences companies deliver personalized care guidance through the emerging category of care process automation, Twistle today announced it has secured $16 million in Series A funding. Leading healthcare enterprises … executives are assigning to hyper-individualized care plans and asynchronous patient communications,” he said. “They see these as the keys to true patient engagement. We have also observed how many of these leaders select Twistle

Twistle Health

Twistle Receives $16M Investment to Accelerate Delivery of Personalized Care Guidance Through Care Process Automation | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

… in helping health systems and life sciences companies deliver personalized care guidance through the emerging category of care process automation, Twistle today announced it has secured $16 million in Series A funding. Leading healthcare enterprises … executives are assigning to hyper-individualized care plans and asynchronous patient communications,” he said. “They see these as the keys to true patient engagement. We have also observed how many of these leaders select Twistle

Vocera

Vocera Communications (VCRA) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 10/26/2019

… Fool. Oct 24, 2019 , 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Vocera Communications conference call. My name is April, and I will be your conference coordinator … next generation of our rounding software and our post-discharge patient communication platform called Care Inform. Both of these modules are now closely integrated with the rest of our platform. Late in August, we published …

Concerto HealthAI

Concerto HealthAI Research Demonstrates that its Patient Reported Outcomes System Effectively Bridges the Communication Gap between Patients and their Clinical Team | PRWeb | 10/22/2019

Concerto HealthAI, the leading Real-World Data and AI Enterprise Technology company for precision oncology, announced today that it will present research findings which show how utilizing an electronic Patient Reported Outcomes (ePRO) system can … approach to capturing data can address the gap in provider-patient communication in order to create the best possible care and end-of-life plan together.” Details of the presentation are below. The full abstract …

Solutionreach

The Anatomy Of Quality Patient Communication | Health IT Outcomes | 10/14/2019

… way you reach out to patients. Using these tools will facilitate better, more impactful communication and lead to strong, long-term patient relationships. About The Author Jim Higgins is the founder & CEO of Solutionreach . You can follow him on Twitter: @higgs77. Newsletter Signup Health IT Outcomes’ twice-weekly newsletter features: real-life use cases, latest health IT news, event recaps, opinion & commentary I agree to the Terms and Privacy Statement …

Optum

Healthcare execs are investing in, optimistic about future of AI: Optum report | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/8/2019

… and the average expected size of their investments have significantly increased in just the last year, a new survey from Optum found. The second annual “AI in Health Care” report from the OptumIQ analytics division … most potential for automation, they said, include prior authorizations, personalized patient communication, EHR management and detection of reimbursement fraud and waste. View the full report here . More articles on AI …

Critical Alert Systems

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 7/3/2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Critical Alert Systems shared a comprehensive case study today about Decatur Morgan Hospital and their remarkable success significantly improving patient experience as reflected by HCAHPS scores, enhancing care delivery and increasing nurse retention utilizing the Critical Alert patient communication platform. In the early 2000s, Decatur Morgan was experiencing a high RN turnover rate (greater than 25%), very low patient experience scores, and patient …

StartUp Health

Tech enabled medical billing company Inbox Health raises $3.5M | MobiHealthNews | 3/23/2020

… StartUp Health. March 23, 2020 Share Medical billing startup Inbox Health scored $3.5 million earlier this month. Healthy Ventures was the lead investor this round with participation from Collaborative Fund. Commerce Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures and StartUp Health. WHAT THEY DO The Connecticut-bases startups pitches its services as a way to personalize patients’ billing, payments and communications. Its system is able to automate patient communication for provider …

Inbox Health raises $3.5 Million in new venture funding led by Healthy Ventures alongside Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

patient communication platform for medical billers, has raised $3.5M in funding led by Healthy Ventures, joined by Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. The funding will power Inbox Health’s expansion into thousands of new practices, helping deliver modern patient communication and seamless billing experiences to more than one million people. The funding also included participation from existing investors: Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures, Startup Health, and others. Inbox Health powers amazing …

Connecticut Innovations

Tech enabled medical billing company Inbox Health raises $3.5M | MobiHealthNews | 3/23/2020

Healthy Ventures was the lead investor this round, with participation from Collaborative Fund. Commerce Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures and StartUp Health. March 23, 2020 Share Medical billing startup Inbox Health scored $3.5 million … billing, payments and communications. Its system is able to automate patient communication for provider organizations and clarify questions for patients around their finances. In 2014 the company was selected as part of StartUp Health’s new …

Inbox Health raises $3.5 Million in new venture funding led by Healthy Ventures alongside Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

patient communication platform for medical billers, has raised $3.5M in funding led by Healthy Ventures, joined by Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. The funding will power Inbox Health’s expansion into thousands of new practices, helping deliver modern patient communication and seamless billing experiences to more than one million people. The funding also included participation from existing investors: Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures, Startup Health, and others. Inbox Health powers amazing …

I2BF Global Ventures

Tech enabled medical billing company Inbox Health raises $3.5M | MobiHealthNews | 3/23/2020

Healthy Ventures was the lead investor this round, with participation from Collaborative Fund. Commerce Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures and StartUp Health. March 23, 2020 Share Medical billing startup Inbox Health scored $3.5 million … billing, payments and communications. Its system is able to automate patient communication for provider organizations and clarify questions for patients around their finances. In 2014 the company was selected as part of StartUp Health’s new …

Inbox Health raises $3.5 Million in new venture funding led by Healthy Ventures alongside Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. | PRWeb | 3/10/2020

patient communication platform for medical billers, has raised $3.5M in funding led by Healthy Ventures, joined by Collaborative Fund and Commerce Ventures. The funding will power Inbox Health’s expansion into thousands of new practices, helping deliver modern patient communication and seamless billing experiences to more than one million people. The funding also included participation from existing investors: Connecticut Innovations, I2BF Global Ventures, Startup Health, and others. Inbox Health powers amazing …

Y Combinator

Curve Dental Announces Integration with Weave | PR Newswire | 11/27/2019

… Nov. 27, Curve Dental, a leading provider of cloud-based dental solutions, today announced its integration with Weave, the leading patient communication platform. With this integration, Curve Dental customers can seamlessly use Weave’s collection of … customer journey. Weave was the first Utah company to join Y Combinator, and has received several awards including Best of State for Software Engineers, Best Place to Work and Top CEO. To learn more, visit …

Meet Utah’s next unicorn | TechCrunch | 10/27/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 2 days Weave , a developer of patient communications software focused on the dental and optometry market, was the first Utah-headquartered company to graduate from Y Combinator, in 2014 . Now, it’s poised to enter a small but growing class of startups in the “Silicon Slopes” to garner “unicorn” status. The business announced a $70 million Series D last week at a valuation of $970 million. Tiger Global …

Health Enterprise Partners

Twistle, which provides a platform to automate healthcare provider and patient communication, raises $16M Series A led by Health Enterprise Partners (James Thorne/GeekWire) | 10/30/2019

About This Page This is a Techmeme archive page. It shows how the site appeared at 10:15 AM ET, October 30, 2019. The most current version of the site as always is available at our home page. To view an earlier snapshot click here and then modify the date indicated. From Mediagazer BBC: Facebook agrees to pay a £500K fine to the UK for its role in the Cambridge Analytica …

Twistle Receives $16M Investment to Accelerate Delivery of Personalized Care Guidance Through Care Process Automation | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

… patient education, helping them improve clinical and patient-reported outcomes while simultaneously lowering costs. The funding round was led by Health Enterprise Partners (HEP) and MemorialCare Innovation Fund (MCIF). HEP is a growth equity firm … executives are assigning to hyper-individualized care plans and asynchronous patient communications,” he said. “They see these as the keys to true patient engagement. We have also observed how many of these leaders select Twistle …

Tiger Global Management

Weave nears unicorn status with $70M Series D, $970M valuation | MobiHealthNews | 10/29/2019

The Utah-based company’s platform helps small to medium-sized practices manage their patient communications. October 29, 2019 Share Weave, a Utah-based software startup tackling patient communications for various medical specialties as well as dentistry and optometry, has brought in a $70 million Series D funding round, bringing the company to a total valuation of $970 million. New backer Tiger Global Management led the raise, with prior investors Catalyst …

Meet Utah’s next unicorn | TechCrunch | 10/27/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 2 days Weave , a developer of patient communications software focused on the dental and optometry market, was the first Utah-headquartered company to graduate from Y Combinator, in 2014 . Now, it’s poised to enter a small but growing class of startups in the “Silicon Slopes” to garner “unicorn” status. The business announced a $70 million Series D last week at a valuation of $970 million. Tiger Global …

Cisco Investments

Luma Health Raises $16 Million To Grow Its Patient Engagement Platform | 9/3/2019

Cisco Investments and the Texas Medical Center also joined. Plus existing U.S. Venture Partners participated as well. With this round of funding, Luma Health plans to scale and meet the demands of its high-velocity growth. “This latest round of funding will help us expand and get more patients to the care they need while also helping healthcare clinics and systems modernize their patient communication,” said Luma Health’s co-founder …

Patient Engagement Leader Luma Health Raises $16 Million to Accelerate Delivery of Modern Patient Access Technology | PRWeb | 8/27/2019

Cisco Investments, the Texas Medical Center, and continued investment from U.S. Venture Partners, Luma Health will use this round of funding to scale and meet the demands of its high-velocity growth. Clinics and health systems across the country are increasingly demanding comprehensive solutions that drive patient access, facilitate patient communication, and help grow their business. Fueled by that demand, Luma Health has achieved stellar results by partnering with over …

Atomico

Sweden’s Engaging Care raises €2.5M seed to scale patient communication and improve outcomes | TechCrunch | 4/17/2019

… well-known European investors, including Neil Murray’s The Nordic Web Ventures , Hampus Jakobsson (venture partner at BlueYard Capital, and co-founder of TAT, which sold to BlackBerry for $150 million) and Sophia Bendz (Atomico partner and former global marketing director at Spotify). Aiming to digitise healthcare beyond traditional electronic medical record systems, Engaging Care is developing a SaaS and mobile apps to enable healthcare providers to better connect and communicate …

Sweden’s Engaging Care raises €2.5M seed to scale patient communication and improve outcomes | 4/17/2019

Sweden’s Engaging Care raises €2.5M seed to scale patient communication and improve outcomes Sweden’s Engaging Care raises €2.5M seed to scale patient communication and improve outcomes On By admin Engaging Care , the Swedish heathtech startup … which sold to Blackberry for $150 million), and Sophia Bendz (Atomico Partner and former Global Marketing Director at Spotify). Aiming to digitise healthcare beyond traditional electronic medical record systems, Engaging Care is developing a SaaS …

Kaiser Permanente

pMD Sees Record Telemedicine Adoption During COVID-19 Outbreak | Globe Newswire | 4/7/2020

Company Offers Free Telehealth Tools for HIPAA-Compliant Patient Communication April 07, 2020 08:00 ET Source: pMD Telehealth Growth: By the Numbers pMD Infographic SAN FRANCISCO, April 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Amid the global COVID … with The Permanente Medical Group, the physician group associated with Kaiser Permanente. pMD was founded over 20 years ago with the mission to reduce medical errors and save patient lives; and in the midst of …

Never say ‘die’: Why so many doctors won’t break bad news | FierceHealthcare | 6/13/2019

… important—but fewer than a third said they had been trained to have them. RELATED: 4 strategies to improve doctor-patient communication Back, who has been urging better medical communication for two decades, said there’s … of the Kaiser Family Foundation, which is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente

Banner Health

Mobile chatbot tech improves ER patient experience at Banner Health | Healthcare IT News | 3/25/2020

… relief because they were getting fewer duplicate questions – and dealing with fewer frustrated patients. March 25, 2020 02:05 PM At Banner Health, a massive health system headquartered in Arizona, a key purpose of its Digital … than ideal patient experience. “We believed if we could improve patient communications as part of the ED experience, it would have a significant impact on Net Promoter Scores as well as our care teams, who …

Avadyne Health Ranked #1 in Patient Communications & Financial Satisfaction Solutions | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

… recovery for some of the largest health systems in the country, announced today they have been ranked No.1 in patient communications and financial satisfaction solutions by Black Book Research. The rating – the highest offered … first augmented reality Patient Concierge billing app for patients of Banner Health, based in Phoenix, Ariz. The Patient Concierge billing app is accessible to patients with a Banner Health hospital billing account. It is available …

Cleveland Clinic

(USA-FL-Stuart) Team-center-coordinator | 11/3/2019

Cleveland Clinic Team-center-coordinator in Stuart , Florida Description: I. Basic Purposes: Performs clerical duties in support of patient care activities. Provides team center reception and customer service activities. Additionally, functions competently in the role … service initiatives related to hourly rounding, per unit expectations. Utilizes patient communication boards and update each shift. Performs clerical duties relating to patient admission, discharge and transfer. Maintains patient records; ensures documents are filed appropriately …

(USA-FL-Stuart) Patient-care-technician-ii | 11/3/2019

Cleveland Clinic Patient-care-technician-ii in Stuart , Florida Description: I. Basic Purpose: Performs basic direct patient care activities, patient comfort procedures and technical skills under the direction of the Registered Nurse. Additionally, functions competently … the 4 P’s (potty, positioning, proximity and pain). Also, utilize patient communication boards and update each shift. Performs basic patient care procedures, patient comfort procedures and technical procedures including prepping (including clipper prep), thermal applications …

MemorialCare

Twistle Receives $16M Investment to Accelerate Delivery of Personalized Care Guidance Through Care Process Automation | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

… clinical and patient-reported outcomes while simultaneously lowering costs. The funding round was led by Health Enterprise Partners (HEP) and MemorialCare Innovation Fund (MCIF). HEP is a growth equity firm whose investors include some of … executives are assigning to hyper-individualized care plans and asynchronous patient communications,” he said. “They see these as the keys to true patient engagement. We have also observed how many of these leaders select Twistle …

Twistle Receives $16M Investment to Accelerate Delivery of Personalized Care Guidance Through Care Process Automation | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

… clinical and patient-reported outcomes while simultaneously lowering costs. The funding round was led by Health Enterprise Partners (HEP) and MemorialCare Innovation Fund (MCIF). HEP is a growth equity firm whose investors include some of … executives are assigning to hyper-individualized care plans and asynchronous patient communications,” he said. “They see these as the keys to true patient engagement. We have also observed how many of these leaders select Twistle …

UCLA Health

(USA-CA-Agoura Hills) Patient Communication Center Access Supervisor | 10/26/2019

UCLA Health Patient Communication Center Access Supervisor in Agoura Hills , California Responsibilities Patient Communication Center (PCC) Access Supervisor oversees and coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Patient Communication Representatives and services. Supervises all inbound and outbound calls with consumers, patients, physicians, and others to ensure quality, productivity, and service expectations are met. Cultivates and maintains strong working relationships with internal and external customers (i.e. employees, physicians, clinical site …

(USA-CA-Agoura Hills) Patient Communication Center Access Supervisor | 10/26/2019

UCLA Health Patient Communication Center Access Supervisor in Agoura Hills , California Responsibilities Patient Communication Center (PCC) Access Supervisor oversees and coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Patient Communication Representatives and services. Supervises all inbound and outbound calls with consumers, patients, physicians, and others to ensure quality, productivity, and service expectations are met. Cultivates and maintains strong working relationships with internal and external customers (i.e. employees, physicians, clinical site …

HCA

CipherHealth and Medline Partner to Advance Technology’s Role in Home Health Care | PR Newswire | 7/15/2019

… healthcare, to ensure patients have the best possible outcomes and experiences. The partnership will focus on expanding the reach of CipherHealth’s episodic engagement program, called CipherOutreach , which allows home health agencies to scale telephonic patient communication with automation. This has proven effective when deployed to engage patients between home visits by identifying and helping to prevent potential adverse clinical events, addressing patient experience concerns, and confirming upcoming home visits. “Like …

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 7/3/2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Critical Alert Systems shared a comprehensive case study today about Decatur Morgan Hospital and their remarkable success significantly improving patient experience as reflected by HCAHPS scores, enhancing care delivery and increasing nurse retention utilizing the Critical Alert patient communication platform. In the early 2000s, Decatur Morgan was experiencing a high RN turnover rate (greater than 25%), very low patient experience scores, and patient …

Decatur Morgan Hospital, Decatur AL

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 7/3/2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. , July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Critical Alert Systems shared a comprehensive case study today about Decatur Morgan Hospital and their remarkable success significantly improving patient experience as reflected by HCAHPS scores, enhancing care delivery and increasing nurse retention utilizing the Critical Alert patient communication platform. In the early 2000s, Decatur Morgan was experiencing a high RN turnover rate (greater than 25%), very low patient experience scores, and patient …

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention | PRWeb | 7/3/2019

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention Share Article Critical Alert Systems shared a comprehensive case study today about Decatur Morgan Hospital and their remarkable success significantly improving patient experience as reflected by HCAHPS scores, enhancing care delivery and increasing nurse retention utilizing the Critical Alert patient communication platform. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) July 03, 2019 Critical Alert Systems …

AHMC Healthcare

California HIE Receives $4.9M Grant to Connect to EMS Services | EHR Intelligence | 5/9/2019

… capabilities that will be scaled to other California communities in the future. “Ambulance service is an incredibly critical point for patient communication,” said Manifest MedEx Chief Strategy Officer Erica Galvez. “On transport, patients may be … participate in Manifest MedEx, including Health Net, Scripps Health, and AHMC Healthcare. Manifest MedEx delivers real-time admit, discharge, and transfer (ADT) notifications to healthcare organizations and up to seven years of searchable patient medical …

California Ambulances Connecting To Statewide Health Data Network Manifest MedEx | Health IT Outcomes | 5/7/2019

… capabilities that can be scaled to other California communities in the future. “Ambulance service is an incredibly critical point for patient communication,” said Erica Galvez, Chief Strategy Officer of Manifest MedEx. “On transport, patients may … MedEx, including recent additions of Health Net, Scripps Health, and AHMC Healthcare. The network delivers real-time notifications of hospital admit, discharge, transfer (ADT) activity as well as up to seven years of searchable medical …

Health Net

California HIE Receives $4.9M Grant to Connect to EMS Services | EHR Intelligence | 5/9/2019

… capabilities that will be scaled to other California communities in the future. “Ambulance service is an incredibly critical point for patient communication,” said Manifest MedEx Chief Strategy Officer Erica Galvez. “On transport, patients may be … healthcare organizations in California currently participate in Manifest MedEx, including Health Net, Scripps Health, and AHMC Healthcare. Manifest MedEx delivers real-time admit, discharge, and transfer (ADT) notifications to healthcare organizations and up to seven …

California Ambulances Connecting To Statewide Health Data Network Manifest MedEx | Health IT Outcomes | 5/7/2019

… capabilities that can be scaled to other California communities in the future. “Ambulance service is an incredibly critical point for patient communication,” said Erica Galvez, Chief Strategy Officer of Manifest MedEx. “On transport, patients may … are currently participants in Manifest MedEx, including recent additions of Health Net, Scripps Health, and AHMC Healthcare. The network delivers real-time notifications of hospital admit, discharge, transfer (ADT) activity as well as up to …

Art Papier

Henry Schein Medical Announces Availability of VisualDx | Business Wire | 4/13/2020

… our health care workers with the tools needed to ‘raise the line’ via virtual care and decision support solutions,” said Art Papier, MD, CEO of VisualDx. “We applaud all clinicians, both on the frontline of … learning algorithms to help with differential diagnosis, variation, treatment, and patient communication. View source version on businesswire.com : https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200413005178/en/ CONTACT: Ann Marie Gothard Vice President, Corporate Media Relations (631) 390-8169 KEYWORD …

Robin Wiener

Get Real Health® Launches International Turnkey Telehealth Solution to Help Providers Address the COVID-19 Crisis While Enabling Virtual Connections for Other Patients in Need | Business Wire | 3/31/2020

… patient communication, engagement and data sharing without risk of disease transmission. The robust solution is designed to be user-friendly and operate without dedicated IT resources. A healthcare system, hospital or medical practice can have the solution up and running in hours, not days. “TalkWithYourDoc.com enables clinicians anywhere in the world to see their patients like they’ve never seen them before,” said Robin Wiener, president of Get Real Health. “This …

Boyd Douglas

CPSI Launches Turnkey Telehealth Solution to Help Providers Address the COVID-19 Crisis While Enabling Virtual Connections for Other Patients in Need | PRWeb | 3/30/2020

… respond faster and more efficiently to today’s often-overwhelming COVID-19 workload, but also helps support ongoing health and wellness. -Boyd Douglas, President and Chief Executive Officer of CPSI MOBILE, Ala. CPSI (NASDAQ: CPSI), a … solution that needs no EHR integration and enables quick provider/patient communication, engagement and data sharing without risk of disease transmission. The robust solution is designed to be user-friendly and operate without dedicated IT …

Gary Hamilton

InteliChart® Recognized as Certified athenahealth Partner | Business Wire | 3/5/2020

… have struggled to successfully engage their patients, or meet their needs as healthcare consumers, due to limited patient portals,” said Gary Hamilton, InteliChart CEO . “We’re excited to further our mission to transform the patient experience … ends the frustration and cost of missed appointments by automating patient communications, such as appointment reminders, appointment confirmations, and organizational announcements. Email, phone or text confirmations go directly into a practice’s scheduling system. Patient Activate …

Susie Lee

(Another) roadblock identified in VA, DOD transition to Cerner EHR | FierceHealthcare | 11/21/2019

… faces challenges due to laws and regulations over data governance. During a House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Technology Modernization hearing, Susie Lee, D-Nevada, chairwoman of the subcommittee, grilled VA officials about whether veterans who … patient care pain-points, including referral management, pharmacy access, and patient communication. I still have not seen enough information from VA to understand how these issues have been addressed for the VA-go-live,” Lee …

Michele Perry

Relatient Expands Nextech Marketplace Partnership to Enable More Patient-Centered Engagement Solutions | PRWeb | 11/21/2019

… Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery—will have the ability to rely on Relatient’s integrated, bidirectional platform to manage all patient communications through text, email, and voice, with built-in best practices, all compliant to … vendors, because we can do more for their customers,” said Michele Perry, CEO, Relatient. “Relatient spent 2019 working with Nextech customers to reduce no-shows and relieve them of manual tasks in appointment communications. Now …

Anthony Orsini

Meadows Health Prioritizes Compassionate Patient Communication Through Partnership with The Orsini Way | Globe Newswire | 11/20/2019

Health system is training its staff using Dr. Anthony Orsini’s proven communication techniques to continue strengthening patient interactions and building long-lasting relationships November 20, 2019 09:05 ET Source: BBN ORLANDO, Fla., The Orsini Way , a communication training company dedicated to teaching healthcare professionals a new way to communicate for improved outcomes and patient satisfaction, today announces its partnership with Meadows Health , a Georgia-based regional health system. The initial …

Adnan Iqbal

Weave nears unicorn status with $70M Series D, $970M valuation | MobiHealthNews | 10/29/2019

The Utah-based company’s platform helps small to medium-sized practices manage their patient communications. October 29, 2019 Share Weave, a Utah-based software startup tackling patient communications for various medical specialties as well as … smaller practices like the ones Weave is targeting (although cofounder Adnan Iqbal recently told MobiHealthNews that they are turning their attention to larger hospital systems). Elsewhere, clinical communications company PerfectServe acquired two companies earlier this …

John Elms

Critical Alert Recognized In Gartner Report: Put Patient Throughput and Capacity Management at the Center of Your Performance Improvement Plan | PRWeb | 10/8/2019

Critical Alert, a leading enterprise-class patient communications application provider, announced today their recognition as a Sample Vendor in Gartner’s August 2019 Put Patient Throughput and Capacity Management at the Center of Your Performance Improvement … have made around patient-to-caregiver communications and interoperability,” said John Elms, CEO of Critical Alert. “What we see as Gartner’s focus on real-time health system architecture, to us parallels the way we engage …

John King

OmniSYS Acquires Clinical Pharmacy Services Provider, STRAND Clinical Technologies | PRWeb | 7/8/2019

… community pharmacists are uniquely positioned to provide preventative care and low-acuity services traditionally performed in a doctor’s office,” said John King, OmniSYS chief executive officer. “STRAND shares our passion for leveraging the pharmacy setting … customers. We provide medical billing, automated pricing, immunization services and patient communication solutions for pharmacies and consumer engagement programs for pharmaceutical manufacturers that drive value and deliver real results. OmniSYS currently serves over 25,000 pharmacies …

Bryan Vest

Decatur Morgan Hospital Achieves Enhanced Care Delivery with Critical Alert Systems: Improving the Patient Experience and Increasing Nurse Retention | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 7/3/2019

… significantly improving patient experience as reflected by HCAHPS scores, enhancing care delivery and increasing nurse retention utilizing the Critical Alert patient communication platform. In the early 2000s, Decatur Morgan was experiencing a high RN turnover … optimize the technology and make it work for us,” said Bryan Vest , MSN, RN, service line director inpatient nursing at Decatur Morgan. “Its flexibility and reporting capabilities contributed to true, measurable process improvement,” continued Vest …

State of California

Sr. Integration Engineer | 6/26/2020

Save WELL is a patient communication infrastructure for healthcare. We enable enterprise health systems, private practices, and vendors to conduct seamless conversations with patients across multiple channels — including texting, email, telephone, and live chat. With … revenue. Founded in 2015, WELL is based in Santa Barbara, California and is the highest rated patient engagement software on G2. WELL serves many of the country’s leading health systems and more than 20 million …

FCC approves 11th set of COVID-19 telehealth program applications | News | fox10tv.com | 6/17/2020

… patient communications software to enhance oncology care to underserved, rural communities by expanding infrastructure and technology in rural clinics, increase the use of telehealth, and reduce the COVID-19 transmission risks for high-risk oncology patients. • Central Neighborhood Health Foundation, in Los Angeles, California, was awarded $281,231 for desktop computers, laptop computers, tablets, telemedicine carts, video monitors, and a telehealth platform subscription to screen and triage patients with COVID-19 …