Patient Engagement & Communications

Cloud-based interoperability will accelerate clinical outcomes

September 29, 2020

Consumer demand, the shift to value-based care, and the regulatory push for transparency are fueling the need for seamless integration and data sharing only achieved with cloud-based interoperability.

Reversing the decline in childhood vaccination rates with data analytics

September 28, 2020

Predictive analytics, patient stratification engines, and rules-based outreach campaigns have tremendous potential to right the ship.

Developing new patient communication strategies during and after the pandemic

September 18, 2020

How physicians can adopt new communication strategies

Patient Lending for Physician Practices with Keith Gruebele

September 18, 2020

Patient lending programs give patients more options for payment and can increase the amount of care a physician can provide

Leaving the Clipboard at the Digital Front Door: The call to modernize patient engagement

September 18, 2020

A single patient-engagement platform can help practices cut operating expenses by up to 50% annually.

Treating asthmatic patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

September 17, 2020

Barriers physicians should be aware of and solutions for achieving optimal asthma control.

Understanding patients’ heightened depression, anxiety due to COVID-19

September 15, 2020

Nearly 30% of adults reported depression symptoms compared to 8.5% before the pandemic.

Tips for treating deaf patients

September 15, 2020

September is Deaf Awareness Month, these tips will help patients who are deaf have better medical experiences.

How to effectively communicate to get patients back to the office

September 14, 2020

87 percent of patients surveyed by MGMA said safety was the number one reason they are reluctant to visit doctors' offices.

Technology Hot Topics: OCR updates, mobile health app resource, and vishing

September 10, 2020

Teleworking and telehealth have opened more doors for cybercriminals due to a lack of technical, administrative, and physical safeguards.

How air-quality science can improve physician practice office safety

September 10, 2020

Apply lessons from this discipline to create safer care environments for your patients.

Getting paid for telemedicine services

September 09, 2020

Elizabeth Woodcock explains the policies surrounding telemedicine, as well as what services are reimbursable and how payment is received.

Improving patient care with rich data

September 03, 2020

How cellular technologies and remote patient monitoring are improving patient care.

5 reasons why telemedicine is here to stay long after the pandemic

August 31, 2020

Telemedicine is more than a splash in the proverbial healthcare pan.

Stinging insect allergy tests evolve to improve diagnosis precision

August 28, 2020

What physicians need to know about these new tests this season.

Keeping your healthcare email marketing HIPAA compliant

August 25, 2020

Tips for keeping this valuable edition compliant with the law.

Syringe supply shortage could challenge Covid-19 vaccine distribution

August 20, 2020

A needle-free Covid-19 vaccine delivery option will help ensure greater compliance.

Will a lack of reimbursement end the rise of virtual care?

August 19, 2020

What providers and practice managers need to do to ensure the continued growth of these services.

Improving Collections with Empathy

August 18, 2020

Careful communications can help improve your collection methods and decrease time between service and payment.

Technology adds hope for mental health in the midst of national crises

August 18, 2020

Three ways to help your patients who may be suffering in silence.