Blog

Hello Health’s blog features weekly articles by Hello Health employees, clients and industry experts about today’s relevant health information technology topics.

Taking the Pulse…of Primary Care Physicians
At Hello Health, we have both a unique opportunity and a distinct privilege to be able to sit down with primary care physicians across the country and talk about what keeps them...

Continue Reading

Online Care is Part of the New Normal in Primary Care
A recently released Accenture report focused on the interest of Americans in accessing health information online, including online consults. 82% want access to personal medical...

Continue Reading

Unpaid time is unfair to doctors
I have a young son who asked me the other day why Nat, our CEO, paid me for my work. This caught me by surprise and I asked what had prompted the question. He told me that he...

Continue Reading

The Affordable Care Act and your EHR
Last week’s landmark decision from the Supreme Court clears the way for full implementation of the 906-page healthcare reform law. Know anyone that read it from cover to...

Continue Reading

Primary Care Independence
As we pause on July 4th to reflect on the spirit and sacrifice that created and sustains the independence of our great nation, the independence of the primary care practice is...

Continue Reading

Investing in Electronic Health Records? Think Meta-ROI.
The traditional way of thinking about your technology Return on Investment (ROI) is in strictly financial terms: Take the cost of a technology investment and attempt to quantify...

Continue Reading

Is it Time to Say Goodbye to Outpatient Care?
outpatient Labels can be very useful. They make our lives simpler, help us to compartmentalize, categorize, and make quick decisions. They can bring structure to our view of our...

Continue Reading

The Patient Engagement ‘Nudge’
One of the most influential management books of the last few years has been Nudge, by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein. Building on the canon of behavioral economics, the authors...

Continue Reading

Patient Engagement For All The Right Reasons
Jessie Gruman, President of the Center for Advancing Health made an interesting comment in her keynote at the Connecting Healthcare + Social Media Conference last week. She noted...

Continue Reading