Topic: Patient Engagement
We need our federal programs and policies to reflect the goal of improving the health of both women and men.
Give patients the option to choose, and they will find the best communication tools for their unique mix of health issues and personal preferences.
Patients with Crohn’s disease who used a digital care coordination solution were more likely to stay out of the hospital.
Digital and mobile devices have the potential for preventing the development or progression of diseases, but challenges remain.
Many health plans still struggle with what and what not to do to connect with their members, especially traditionally hard-to-reach populations.
Here are three ways physician practices can find value in a patient engagement strategy, starting with intuitive and patient-centered technology
Amid last week’s opioid prescriber crackdown, the Justice Department coordinated with local agencies to deploy health workers to help pain patients.
The FDA has warned healthcare professionals not to suddenly cut opioid pain medications for patients who are physically dependent on the drugs.
Some 25 physician and patient groups urged CMS to immediately implement proposed step therapy safeguards to protect patient access to treatments.
Six healthcare organizations are the first to roll out new HIPAA-compliant Amazon Alexa voice tools.