Articles by tag: patient care

Efficiency Amplified: Automatic Prior Authorizations for Seamless Care

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Navigating the labyrinth of healthcare bureaucracy, particularly the prior authorization process, presents a significant challenge for both providers and patients. This process, which is designed to control healthcare costs, often ends up delaying critical care. Could the efficiency of healthcare delivery improve if hospitals with a consistent record of approved claims were granted automatic […]

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ELLKAY Spearheads Innovation at HLTH 2023: Shaping the Future of Healthcare Tech

At HLTH 2023, ELLKAY showcased its commitment to transforming healthcare through technology, making a significant mark on the event. As a leader in healthcare tech solutions, ELLKAY presented innovative strategies and tools designed to enhance interoperability, data management, and patient care. The conference served as an ideal platform for ELLKAY to engage with healthcare professionals, […]

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A Future Forged in Trust: MEDITECH and ELLKAY Ready to Revolutionize Healthcare Together

MEDITECH’s Executive Vice President and COO, Helen Waters, highlights the flourishing partnership with ELLKAY, marked by mutual confidence and the pursuit of shared opportunities. This collaboration has grown over time, grounded in deep trust and a successful track record in customer conversion projects. ELLKAY’s expertise in interoperability complements MEDITECH’s strengths in electronic health records, setting […]

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Robust Data Strategies: Paving the Way for Improved Healthcare Outcomes

Understanding and implementing a robust data strategy is crucial for hospitals navigating the shift toward value-based care. Theresa Meadows, the SVP and CIO at Cook’s Health Care System. A good data strategy, which entails knowing the origins and applications of data, is essential for identifying outcome opportunities and addressing healthcare challenges effectively. As the healthcare […]

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Healthcare Transformation Begins with Holistic Integration: Embed Socioeconomic Data into EHRs Now!

The Healthcare Rethink podcast, hosted by Brian Urban, prominently features healthcare transformation as its central theme in the recent episode with Dr. Vivian S. Lee, the author of The Long Fix: Solving America’s Health Care Crisis with Strategies that Work for Everyone and Exec Fellow at Harvard Business School. This episode explores various facets […]

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Patient-Centric Care Thrives on Blending Simplicity with Technological Advances

As healthcare continues to evolve, the importance of technology grows. Amidst the backdrop of a global pandemic and an increased focus on patient-centric care, healthcare professionals are grappling with the challenge of integrating advanced tech solutions while maintaining a human touch. A staggering statistic underscores this urgency: over 70% of healthcare providers have now […]

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Pioneering Healthcare Change: Enhancing Rare Disease Management Using Non-Clinical Data

In the realm of healthcare, how can technology and patient engagement be specifically tailored for rare disease management, aiding individuals in effectively navigating the complexities of both their medical and personal challenges associated with rare diseases? Rare disease advocate and FinThrive Innovation Director Brian Urban addressed this intricate issue. He advocated for a patient […]

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Merging Risk Management with Employee Well-Being is the Secret to Unlocking Workplace Potential
February 27, 2024

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, the convergence of risk management, business insurance, and employee benefits has emerged as a critical focal point for organizations aiming to foster a resilient and thriving workforce. This intersection of risk management and employee well-being addresses not just the physical assets of a company but extends to the […]

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Draper At Home Announces Residential Sales Director
February 27, 2024

(Spiceland, Ind.) – Draper At Home has announced the appointment of a Director of Sales — Residential. Chris Sitarov will be responsible for Draper At Home Regional Residential Sales Managers throughout the United States. Sitarov joined Draper in 2019 as the Architectural Regional Sales Manager for the Mid-Atlantic states and was most recently Director of […]

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Proactively Protecting Schools with Intelligent AI
February 27, 2024

In today’s episode of School Safety Today by Raptor Technologies, Michelle Dawn Mooney sat down with Matias Klein, Founder & CEO of Kognition AI. During the conversation, they discussed leveraging artificial intelligence to enhance security in educational settings. Matias shares his journey from aspiring healthcare professional to tech entrepreneur, emphasizing the role of AI […]

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How Embedded Payment Processing Is Shaking Up the Travel Experience
February 27, 2024

Through embedded systems, hoteliers can ensure guest data stays within their purview while providing a more comprehensive guest experience from beginning to end. By Warren Dehan The hotel payment processing experience is ready for a shakeup. Improving payment processing in hotels has been a major barrier for independent operators, and yet the closer payment processes […]

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Software as a Service is a Game Changer in Modern Healthcare
November 28, 2023

As the healthcare industry navigates through a technological transformation, Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms have emerged as a pivotal tool in enhancing patient care and streamlining operational efficiency. These platforms are not just reshaping the way healthcare providers operate but also significantly impacting the quality of patient care. Mike Tracy, a C-Level Healthcare […]

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The Impact of SaaS Platforms on Modern Healthcare Practices
November 28, 2023

Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms are becoming increasingly pivotal in the digital transformation of the healthcare sector. These platforms, at the heart of modernizing patient care, are redefining the landscape with innovative solutions. Brian Urban, the Director of Innovation & Emerging Markets at FinThrive, stands at the forefront of this evolution. With a […]

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Revolutionizing Patient Care with Health Education and Digital Access
November 28, 2023

In an era where digital advancements are revolutionizing patient care, the significance of health education in enhancing clinical results has become increasingly crucial.  This vital topic is at the heart of HealthTrio’s latest podcast episode, “Trio Talk,” hosted by Gabbie St. Remy, Director of Marketing at HealthTrio.  The episode features a compelling discussion with […]

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Digital Healthcare Unleashed: Can it Transform Patient Care?
November 16, 2023

The rapid evolution of digital healthcare, particularly in the post-COVID era, has brought unprecedented changes. With a surge in telemedicine, streamlined workflows, and enhanced data accessibility, healthcare providers are now more empowered than ever to focus on patient care over administrative tasks. The sector is witnessing a significant shift, driven by technological advancements and […]

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ICU Delirium and Video Monitoring in Healthcare
August 17, 2023

Healthcare staff work tirelessly to take care of their patients, especially in ICUs. One of the biggest challenges staff face is ICU delirium. ICU delirium is a condition where patients can become confused, agitated, and sometimes violent after traumatic events like surgeries. In fact, a 2016 study found that up to 89% of patients experience […]

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AGS Health Medical Coding Webinar
August 8, 2023

Medical coding has become highly relevant in the healthcare industry as it translates medical diagnoses, procedures, and equipment into standardized codes. These codes are essential for various purposes, including things like billing and reimbursement, compliance and reporting, and patient safety, among others. In short, it’s a critical component that supports various aspects of healthcare administration, […]

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Creating a Culture of Patient Access
May 9, 2023

Patient access is a crucial aspect of a person’s overall healthcare experience, heavily driven by the ease of access to care. As consumerism continues to increase, patients expect a seamless and person-centered care journey. Many organizations realize this shift and have initiatives to prioritize access by making it easy to schedule appointments and communicate with […]

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Fixing Challenges in Patient Access to Care
May 5, 2023

Eight hundred thousand nurses plan to leave healthcare by 2027. One hundred seventeen thousand doctors left the workforce in 2021. The CHQPR estimates more than  600 rural hospitals are at risk of closing. One in five hospitals in California are at risk of closing. These meaningful signals remain after one filters out the noise and […]

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AI Adoption in Healthcare is Growing. Healthcare Pros Need To Differentiate Between AI, Automation, and Unfounded Hype.
April 20, 2023

According to a recent survey from healthcare advisory firm Sage Growth Partners, a staggering 90% of hospitals now have the power of artificial intelligence on their radar, in varying stages of adoption, to revolutionize patient care and streamline operations. AI adoption in healthcare organizations is poised to achieve better, more equitable, and affordable patient outcomes. […]

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