Patient Engagement

Paul Brient, chief product officer of athenahealth
By Andrea Fox 03:20 pm December 15, 2023
"AI can fundamentally change the physician experience with an EHR by making it an intelligent partner for the clinician," says Paul Brient, chief product officer of athenahealth.
Laura Kreofsky of Cascadia Health and Pivot Point Consulting
By Bill Siwicki 10:29 am December 15, 2023
A provider's digital transformation expert and consultant shows how regular care paradigms will continue to erode, the big four retail healthcare players will begin to execute their plans, and the fax machine will at long last (gulp) die.
Dr. Harvey Castro at the HIMSS Ai in Healthcare Forum
By Mike Miliard 07:14 pm December 14, 2023
At the HIMSS AI in Healthcare Forum, physician and author Dr. Harvey Castro explored the implications as artificial intelligence expands and increasingly augments clinical decision-making. Providers need to be key players in AI development, he said.
Hands are typing on a laptop with code on the screen.
By Andrea Fox 02:39 pm December 11, 2023
"Your data has been stolen and will soon be sold to various data brokers and black markets to be used in fraud and other criminals," the alleged attackers say in an email sent directly to one patient.
Compudopt CEO Megan Steckly on the digital divide
By Bill Siwicki 12:30 pm December 11, 2023
Compudopt enables millions of households to participate in telemedicine – and its community portal offers free tech support, resources and low-cost services for food, housing and more.
Patient talking to doctor
By 05:40 am December 11, 2023
When patients feel welcomed, treatment adherence improves.
Tom Kiesau of Chartis on AI
By Bill Siwicki 10:47 am December 07, 2023
A healthcare consultant discusses how automation is enabling more tailored engagement that can help patients better adhere to their care plans and deliver a more personalized care experience in general.
Parent and child in mask talking to doctor in mask
By Jeff Lagasse 04:42 pm December 06, 2023
Many racial and ethnic groups feel they must be very careful about their appearance to be treated fairly during healthcare visits.
Howard Rubin of Evara Health on RPM
By Bill Siwicki 10:38 am December 06, 2023
The FQHC has seen significant improvements in blood pressure and A1c numbers across the patient population enrolled in its remote patient monitoring program.
Patient checking in for a doctor's appointment
By Andrea Fox 11:31 am December 05, 2023
Through a new partnership, providers and frontline staff can get Qualtrics patient experience insights via Epic electronic health records.