Historically, healthcare has generally looked at the people they serve as patients. However, these models are evolving quickly as we move to value-based reimbursement with a focus on preventive medicine, shares our digital influencer.
With a change in the reimbursement model, Unity Health Care went from almost no telehealth visits to over 800 visits daily within a space of 30 days.
The COVID-19 pandemic has spread throughout the globe and the United States and exposed the fragile state of our healthcare system, specifically in underserved communities.
Perfecting the right combination of people, innovative thinking and protocols involved is critical to reducing infant mortality. With more ways to support women before, during and after pregnancy, there is increased potential for improved outcomes and eliminating health disparities.
Explore six ways to expand the potential of telehealth, with insights on barriers, benefits and best practices.
Our guest writer shares how blockchain and distributed applications can help provide patients with control of their health records and the ability to grant access to providers at the point of care.
While virtual reality for pain management and training are compelling, our guest writer shares why social virtual reality—especially in this time of social distance—is the most exciting application for healthcare VR.
Telehealth can significantly improve access to healthcare and the quality of medical services for EU citizens, widening geographical coverage with virtual consultations, even as cross-border mobility increases.
Produced by healthcare journalists from across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Americas, the HIMSS Insights eBook series provides a better understanding of the developments and trends in health and care, from a truly global perspective.
This article in the OJNI outlines how healthcare in Japan supported its total hip arthroplasty patients with online support.
As the healthcare industry evolves, more and more companies are using technology platforms as their foundation, and not just a component of their business—leading to new ways for humans to engage with healthcare technology and exchange data.
Our guest writers share the potential of interactive voice technology to support positive stress management skills and positive health behaviors in new parents.