Patient engagement is crucial for empowering patients in making decisions about their health care options and improves recovery, reduces hospitalizations and lowers the cost of care. Leveraging EMR and active patient portal to facilitate patients’ communication with providers is the key to improve patient engagement.
Digital era is rapidly transforming our behavior. Every day we grow more dependentcy on digital world and producing more and more data. Big Data Analytics tools and methodologies are also transforming rapidly. Machine learning, and artificial intelligent are not only the reality of our lives today but also slowly penetrating to our day to day…Details
Written by: Scott Hondros Twice every single day, nurses across the United States check the temperatures of clinical refrigerators and freezers on their units to ensure they stay within the desired and regulatory required ranges. If the temperature climbs too high for too long, medication, vaccines, and nutrition products are at risk for spoilage. A…Details
Written by: Terry Jackson The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today released a report offering guidance and resources to help health care providers, response and recovery workers, and affected communities address potential public health and safety concerns before, during and after a hurricane or flood. Many of the resources are available in both English and…Details
HIMSS has announced the appointment of Harold “Hal” Wolf III as its new president and CEO, succeeding H. Stephen Lieber. Wolf has served HIMSS for four years: two as an advisor to the board and two additional years as a member of the board of directors, recently as vice chair. He serves as a board member and…Details