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Inpatient telemedicine improves care and patient satisfaction at Howard University Hospital

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Without access to their loved ones, patients felt alone and isolated. To solve this challenge and improve patient satisfaction the hospital purchased hospital-grade washable tablets for patients to communicate when in isolation rooms or when the hospital is closed to visitors. Patients were surveyed by Press Ganey.

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Intelichart CEO details patient engagement trends for HIMSS24 attendees

Healthcare It News

On a related note, healthcare is transitioning to value-based care, with its emphasis on population health, patient satisfaction and new payment models. Patient engagement is a critical tool to help providers achieve their VBC goals.

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Attendees report in on 'next chapter in virtual care' at ATA conference

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

We heard about improved access to care and staff and patient satisfaction when innovative models are deployed successfully. We must surround nurses with the resources they need to work at the top of their license. This includes systems, staffing models and virtual care technology."

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Get Prepared – Newly Mandated Cultural Competency Training for Illinois Healthcare Providers

Healthcare Law Blog

The intersection of patient satisfaction and quality of care is central to healthcare today, and a provider’s level of cultural competence can significantly impact his/her performance in both areas. New Laws Mandating Cultural Competency Training for Illinois Healthcare Providers On August 8, 2023, Illinois Governor J.B. Proposed S.B.

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Luna Launches AI Division to Enhance Patient Care

HIT Consultant

Luna currently operates across 50 markets in 27 states and has treated 40,000 patients in their homes, and performs an in-person visit every 25 seconds in the home. Unlike remote or virtual care, Luna’s licensed physical therapists provide 1:1 hands-on care in the convenience of the patient’s home.

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Abridge Secures $12.5M to Power AI-Powered Medical Conversations

HIT Consultant

Abridge’s enterprise-focused documentation solutions seamlessly structure and summarize information from any medical conversation, making it easier for systems to reduce provider burnout while also increasing patient satisfaction. Armed with a proprietary dataset derived from more than 1.5

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Gold Coast Hospital to try out HeraMED's remote pregnancy monitoring platform

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

It aims to evaluate the platform's clinical usability, patient satisfaction, value for money and economic benefit. Following the trial, GCHHS plans to secure additional licenses for HeraCARE, "subject to a proper market scan, value for money assessment and results of clinical outcomes," according to a media release.

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