Technology

Patient, Physician use of Telemedicine According to Dr. Peter Alperin of Doximity and the 2020 State of Telemedicine Report

September 23, 2020

In this week's episode of Tuning, MHE's Briana Contreras spoke with Dr. Peter Alperin, Vice President of Doximity and a physician in private practice in San Francisco. They discussed the recently released 2020 State of Telemedicine Report conducted by Doximity and how it reflects into the adoption of telemedicine among physicians and patients alike, how the report analyzed telemedicine’s usage since COVID-19 and its market potential beyond the pandemic.

Telehealth – A Missed Opportunity?

September 21, 2020

The doctor’s office waiting room is an age-old concept. We have waiting rooms because patients need to arrive early to ensure that the clinic runs on time and at near-full capacity. But clinics rarely run to schedule, so we end up wasting lots of time queuing to see a scarce, expert resource - the doctor.

10 ways healthcare tech is helping combat COVID-19

September 21, 2020

A look at how technology is making a difference in the delivery of care during the pandemic.

How Tech, Upcoming Election Influence Future of Value-Based Care

September 19, 2020

In this part two of three video series, CEO of VirtualHealth, Adam Sabloff, discusses the role technology plays in providing a whole-person view as a component in value-based care and how the election will impact the future of this specific type of care.

How COVID-19 Impacts the Move Toward Value-Based Care

September 18, 2020

In this part one of three video series, CEO of VirtualHealth, Adam Sabloff, discusses the birth of the healthcare services institution, what it's offering to the industry and how value-based care, in particular, is transforming especially because of COVID-19.

Sebastian Seiguer, CEO of emocha Mobile Health, Discusses How Telehealth Services are Successfully Opening Schools and Managing Operations for Students, Staff

September 09, 2020

In this week’s episode of Tuning Into the C-Suite podcast, MHE's Briana Contreras spoke with Sebastian Seiguer, CEO of emocha Mobile Health. The two talked about the key health challenges schools are facing as some are reopening across the country for the '20-'21 school year, how telehealth services like emocha are successfully using telehealth to open schools in a Return to Learn program, and paths forward for our nation’s largest school districts.

Amazon’s Quiet, Selective Forays into Healthcare

August 28, 2020

Whether the online giant has larger healthcare ambitions is unclear.

Relaxation of Telemedicine Rules Post-COVID-19 Opens Door to Fraud

August 24, 2020

For opportunistic fraudsters and medical predators, the relaxation, suspension or outright elimination of restrictions on the use of telehealth technology presents a plethora of opportunities previously unseen.

How Technology Can Revolutionize Outcomes-Based Care

August 22, 2020

Hospital room TVs have become interactive portals to a better patient experience.

CareMount Medical President and CEO Scott Hayworth Talks Patient, Doctor Communication to Reduce Health Risks and Prevent Missed, Delayed Screenings

August 19, 2020

This week on Tuning Into The C-Suite Briana Contreras spoke with Dr. Scott Hayworth, president and CEO of New York-based CareMount Medical. In this interview, the two discussed the importance of patients staying in contact with their doctors for the sake of reducing public health risks and to discuss ongoing care options with them.

Virtual Learning Module Launches to Help Med Professionals Improve Communication During COVID-19

August 14, 2020

The physician-led communication training program is now available through a virtual-only experience as health care organizations adapt to the changing environment surrounding COVID-19.

Five Digital Health Trends That Emerged Before COVID-19 Have Since Accelerated

August 13, 2020

A majority of executives believe technology has become an inseparable part of the human experience in a recent survey. However, a bit more than half of those execs said advancements in new technologies and scientific innovations are positioned to disrupt the industry.

American Family Care Adopts AI Chat Solution to Answer Patient Questions on COVID

August 11, 2020

Botco.ai’s AI-powered intelligent chat solution automatically addresses questions regarding COVID-19, scheduling visits, franchising and more.

CVS Health's Dan Knecht Talks 'Path to Better Health' Survey, Telehealth & More

July 29, 2020

Briana Contreras speaks with Dan Knecht, Vice President of Clinical Product at CVS Health about telehealth, patient access, CVS minute clinics and Path to Better Health.

Protecting the Integrity of EHR Clinical Decision Support Tools

July 25, 2020

Practice Fusion case spotlights how technology can be corrupted by commercial interests.

Fun and Games for Medication Adherence

July 24, 2020

Companies are using rewards and ‘gamification’ to encourage patients to take their pills as prescribed.

3 Ways Transcription Helps Healthcare Providers Increase Their Efficiency

July 23, 2020

Medical professionals are often strapped for time and they experience immense pressure to stay on top of paperwork while simultaneously having to see and treat patients. Add late nights on call and long shifts to the equation, and one can begin to comprehend the high-stress nature of the job.

What Healthcare can Learn About Digitization from COVID-19

July 21, 2020

Healthcare has always been evolving, but now it's evolving more than ever. What has changed are the trends in the health/tech space, the challenges CEOs are facing, and ways brands are improving convenience for the consumer.

How Will Real-World Evidence Help Drive Solutions for COVID-19?

July 19, 2020

How real-world evidence will help FDA develop a vaccine.

Why COVID-19 Has Put Records Management in the Spotlight for Healthcare Insurers

July 17, 2020

Although the importance of comprehensive records management programs is not a new phenomenon, over the last few months events surrounding COVID-19 have brought records management into increased focus.