Portals aren’t enough for successful patient engagement

Portals aren’t enough for successful patient engagement Many believe the key to good healthcare is patient engagement. The conversation of how to successfully involve patients is one of great depth. According to a new HIMSS Analytics survey, many healthcare organizations are trying to improve patient engagement by going beyond just patient portals. From the survey…

Interoperability tools to storm HIMSS 15

Interoperability tools to storm HIMSS 15 Interoperability: It’s both bane and Holy Grail of the healthcare ecosystem. And as the needs of providers become increasingly dependent on emerging technologies, standards bodies and health IT vendors are responding by helping to build an interoperable health IT infrastructure. Indeed, as national coordinator Karen DeSalvo, MD, explained during…