June 30, 2022
Providing more channels for patient care and communication such as patient portals and telehealth services has made it more complicated for health systems to effectively manage those channels. This can lead to gaps that can negatively affect care quality and costs.
June 7, 2022
As care delivery becomes more distributed, patients have more options to seek care outside of traditional health systems. However, this access to multiple care channels has created a new problem: the virtual fragmentation of healthcare. Without communication and information-sharing across care channels, inconsistent or contradictory care can lead to redundancies or risks to patient safety.
April 23, 2020
Today, it is more important than ever to remotely monitor patient symptoms in order to free up vital staff resources and keep patients out of the ED. Learn about a hospital study that tracked COPD patients with real-time symptom monitoring enabling clinicians to address warning signs early and reduce hospitalizations by 62%.
April 23, 2020
Today, it is more important than ever to remotely monitor patient symptoms in order to free up vital staff resources and keep patients out of the ED. See how evidence-based tech innovations in patient engagement, such as automated alerts, are changing diabetes care techniques for patients and providers.
November 12, 2018
The first HIMSS Insights eBook addresses the challenges of innovating in large organizations and health systems. Innovation is not about adding new layers of technologies, instead it should be focused on making the best of new technologies and re-engineering processes to ensure stakeholders can collaborate more effectively to provide the best care for patients and improve clinical and financial...