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…

Access and outcomes

Access and outcomes A recent survey shows around 60% of Americans are feeling increasing pressure for paying for medical emergencies and healthcare. It is believed that deductibles have grown nearly 150% between the years of 2004 and 2013. Healthcare leaders are trying to fulfill the needs of their patients but are also felling pressure from…