Tag: patient engagement

Patient Surveys: The Key to Real Satisfaction Rates
As patients are increasingly taking an active role in their health, it has become crucial for doctors and clinics to provide them with modern tools to help them do so. From...

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Value-Based Care and Care Coordination Go Hand-in-Hand
Value-based care, as much as care coordination, have the goal of reaching collaboration between clinicians, health plans, employers and other important stakeholders. In order to...

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The Key to Engaging with Your Patients
If the last few years have taught us anything, it’s that the move towards value-based care has put the patient at the forefront of healthcare, as it should be. With less...

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What to Look for When Implementing an EHR
When reading the title of this article, you’re probably thinking, are we not past implementing Electronic Health Records? Haven’t most of us already gone through this a long...

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Leveraging Patient Portals to Engage with Patients
When it comes to medical technology, many think of sophisticated, large surgical material and software. Although this is part of the technology found in the healthcare industry,...

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Should providers charge patients for portal access?
Marisa Torrieri discusses in HealcareDIVE with Stephen Armstrong if asking patients to pay for portal use turn them off, or if it does make sense for them to share in the cost...

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The Patient Engagement Pyramid
This blog post was originally published in 2012. Two years later, patient engagement is even more in focus as patient portals are launched in response to Meaningful Use...

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Telemedicine Improves Patient Access and Satisfaction
I heard an interesting story this week on National Public Radio about the ways North Carolina is dealing with an alarming lack of available psychiatrists for patients in rural...

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Beyond the In Office Visit: The Benefits of Patient Portals
Do you remember the last time you used a phone book? I mean the actual printed phone book supplied by the phone company. And when I say “phone company” I mean the one that...

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