This article explores the development and success of the first patient portal platform in Denmark that offered patients broader communication channels, information they could use between office visits, and an opportunity to supplement the provider's insight into health indica...
This article explores one health care professional's pivot away from acute care and down a career path focused on modifying patient behavior, promoting healthy actions and reducing patient health threats, thereby focusing on empowering patients to avoid high-risk health scenarios, to en...
This article explores the social determinants of health impact on healthcare and ways to close critical care gaps, including cancer screenings using advanced analytics and psychographic segmentation to identify at-risk patients, tailor communications and care settings, and increase patient engage...
In our Steps to Value podcast, Judy Murphy – a recipient of the HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Award – helps answer how we can transform healthcare from episodic-based care to life-based care.
This on-demand webinar gives an up-close look at organizations across the healthcare industry that are working to engage patients in digital communications and direct them to relevant health resources within their communities throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
An electronic patient portal is a potentially powerful tool to facilitate self-management support for patients with multiple chronic conditions; however, patients are not taking advantage of this resource.
Engagement varies depending on a patient’s lifestyle, skills, and interests. Guest contributor, Mary Kay Thalken, RN, MBA, shares 10 ways to promote patient engagement.
Roles are shifting in the healthcare system, uprooting the traditional doctor-patient relationship. Explore perspectives about how doctors and patients have the opportunity to build collaborative partnerships.
Leveraging Social Determinants of Health Data to Improve Accountable Care Delivery and Gain a Complete Picture of Patients’ Needs
Using social determinates of health, providers can harness meaningful insights into the well-being of their patient populations to deliver high-quality care, while minimizing risk, shares our NHIT Week Partner.
This study in the Online Journal of Nursing Informatics aimed to learn how and why patients select telehealth and about perceptions of adult patients in an urban setting when telehealth encounters were available.
This issue of HIMSS Insights eBook discusses how to achieve patient empowerment, the industry will need to redesign care.
Our HIMSS Interoperability & HIE Committee member explains how in a patient-centered world, interoperability means patients should have access to their data and can share this data how they see fit.