Often, patient engagement can become an overarching umbrella term. After all, population health, behavioral economics and patient literacy are all drivers of effective engagement and thus often used interchangeably. But, to create an effective patient engagement...
Meaningful population health can only be achieved with strong patient engagement.
Along with expanding the focus on health disparities in this country, the pandemic has highlighted the need of the U.S. healthcare system to invest more in population health.
How Addressing Digital Literacy Assists Healthcare Providers in Using Text Messaging to Reach Senior and Minority Populations
There are multiple steps providers can take to improve the digital health literacy of their patients, thereby ensuring each one understands the messaging and is able to utilize it.
Routinely reaching out to patients, especially those with a chronic illness such as diabetes, can play a crucial part in facilitating their access to care.
It’s important for pediatricians and other healthcare providers to develop a detailed communication plan that will engage their young patients and increase vaccination compliance rates.
The shift from fee-for-service to value-based care has precipitated a focus on patient engagement. A majority of healthcare providers are developing and implementing a strategy for patient engagement and tools to achieve higher levels of engagement to not only boost...
For most Americans, healthcare is seen as a basic service to which every resident should have access. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. Why? Because of barriers such as lack of health insurance, transportation issues, language differences and low income. Some...
Helping Patients Make Healthy Decisions: Overcoming 5 Behavioral Economics Problems Through Automated Technology
Uncover five common behavioral economic problems and solutions for helping patients make healthy decisions.
Learn how to leverage SMS for patient engagement. Cut down calls, simplify scheduling, minimize no-shows, and navigate HIPAA best practices.
Electronic test results can be used far beyond COVID-19. Read on for 10 conditions that can benefit and advantages of the CareCommunity solution.
Staffing Shortages, Less Direct Patient Care and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Key Factors in Nurse Burnout
Staffing Shortages, Less Direct Patient Care and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Key Factors in Nurse Burnout When you ask children these days what they want to be when they grow up, many say an astronaut, firefighter or teacher. The most popular answer used to be doctor or...