Patient Engagement

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for patient engagement.

Kareo, Apple Watch App, practice efficiency, messaging, mobile devices
News | Wearables | May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015 — Kareo announced the launch of its Apple Watch App. This most recent innovation extends the functionality...
MyChoiceMD, northern Colorado, self-pay patients, mobile
News | Patient Engagement | May 18, 2015
May 18, 2015 — A new service called MyChoiceMD is preparing to launch in Colorado that aims to revolutionize the way...
Geneva Healthcare, Geneva Healthcare Suite 2.0, HRS, patient engagement
Technology | May 15, 2015
May 15, 2015 — Geneva Healthcare will showcase a set of new features on The Geneva Healthcare Suite – a technology...
Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | Information Technology | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...
Blog | April 23, 2015
U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT), so it is no wonder...
Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015
DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will change...
Videos | Information Technology | April 22, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has issue a draft list Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements. Jeff Coughlin,...
Videos | Wearables | April 22, 2015
At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and smartphone...
Mobile medical apps, survey, UK, Research Now
News | April 21, 2015
April 21, 2015 — A new study from digital data collection provider Research Now looks into the use of mobile health...
News | April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015 — Pingmd Inc. announced an extension of the company’s partnership agreement with Children’s Hospital of...
News | April 10, 2015
April 10, 2015 — eClinicalWorks released recent survey findings examining public attitudes towards advances in patient...
Agfa HealthCare, Portal, North America
News | April 06, 2015
April 6, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare announced that it will be launching its new clinical Portal in North America. The Agfa...
Nuance, physicians, patients, relationship, technology, engagement, survey
News | March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015 — The physician-patient relationship still plays a primary role in the overall patient experience...
NavisHealth, Engage, Salina Regional Health Center, mobile, patient, app

Image courtesy of NavisHealth Solutions Inc.

Technology | March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015 — NavisHealth Solutions Inc. announced the general availability of its mobile patient engagement...
Green Circle Health, GCH Platform, health records, connectivity, patients
News | March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015 — Green Circle Health (GCH) announced the availability of its GCH Platform, an online patient-to-...