Topic: Patient Engagement
Wait times are costly for physicians. For instance, 1 in 5 patients say they have switched doctors because of long wait times.
Many doctors believe e-cigarettes or vaping may cause more harm than good.
There are plenty of missed opportunities buried in the chaos of the annual HIMSS conference. Not to worry: Here's a quick recap of what we covered.
In the U.S., a hospital meal might include chicken pot pie. In Russia, patients get buckwheat pudding and cottage cheese.
There’s a big gap between what physicians want to do and where they actually spend their time.
One factor driving the cost of U.S. healthcare is physician salaries, and more physician practice news.
The success of digital health ultimately relies on how it affects individuals, says Spectrum Health COO Tina Freese Decker.
A VA audit links inaccurate record-keeping to underreported wait times for 38% of new patient appointments.
Oregon Health & Science University will require aspiring doctors to pass a tough new test in compassionate communication.
Diagnostic errors and opioid safety across the continuum of care lead the ECRI Institute’s list of safety priorities for 2018.