Patient Engagement

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SurveyVitals, a leading patient experience analytics provider, announced it has joined forces with the Radiology Business Management Association (RBMA) to launch Postmarks, a real-time patient and partner feedback software solution
News | Patient Engagement | July 22, 2021
July 22, 2021 — SurveyVitals, a leading patient experience analytics provider, announced it has joined forces with the...
In addition to enabling the Minneapolis VAHCS to double patient scheduling productivity, the collaboration has resulted in an increase in radiology scheduling efficiency from 14 days to 1 day, on average, a 75% improvement. Foundations has also increased the consistency in workflow processes and results and has enabled the organization to achieve a 100% paperless order-to-day-of-procedure workflow.
News | Enterprise Imaging | June 03, 2021
June 3, 2021 —HealthLevel, Inc., innovator of Foundations, a business operations analytics platform for healthcare...
Walgreens and Nuance Communications, Inc.  announced the organizations collaborated to help Walgreens customers schedule their COVID-19 vaccine appointments 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Walgreens deployed Nuance's artificial intelligence (AI)-powered Intelligent Engagement solutions to meet the needs of more customers by extending access to vaccine information and scheduling beyond its web-based portal.

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News | Artificial Intelligence | March 10, 2021
March 10, 2021 — Walgreens and Nuance Communications, Inc.  announced the organizations collaborated to help Walgreens...
AiCure, an artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced data analytics company focused on improving clinical trials, introduced AiCure Data Intelligence, its next-generation data dashboard to empower sponsors with advanced visibility into each trial's progress via a single, holistic data hub.
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 09, 2020
December 9, 2020 — AiCure, an artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced data analytics company focused on improving...
Advancements in medical digital technology, rise in prevalence of chronic diseases, development of IT infrastructure, and increase in healthcare expenditure fuel the growth of the global teleradiology market

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News | Patient Engagement | September 02, 2020
September 2, 2020 — Allied Market Research published a report, titled, "Teleradiology Market by Imaging Technique (X-...
Metova, a leading provider of custom software solutions for mobile, web, connected home and car, and Internet of Things (IoT) for the private and public sector and Innovator Health, a leading provider of telehealth and telemedicine solutions, announced the results of a new survey of over 1,000 people in the United States on telemedicine – a technology that's reviving the house call during the COVID-19 pandemic
News | Patient Engagement | August 21, 2020
August 21, 2020 — Metova, a leading provider of custom software solutions for mobile, web, connected home and car, and...
According to ARRS' American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), electronic consultation not only offered primary care providers (PCPs) easy access to expert opinions by radiologists, it promoted collaboration between physicians that improved patient care, including avoiding unnecessary imaging tests.

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News | Teleradiology | August 20, 2020
August 20, 2020 — According to ARRS' American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), electronic consultation not only offered...
There was a higher incidence and severity of physical intimate partner violence (IPV) among patients seen at a large, academic medical center in the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic compared with the prior three years, according to new a study published in Radiology.

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News | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | August 13, 2020
August 13, 2020 — There was a higher incidence and severity of physical intimate partner violence (IPV) among patients...
A special issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences features stories about the interpersonal skills beyond the technical aspects to care for and guide patients through medical imaging and radiation therapy procedures

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News | Patient Engagement | August 11, 2020
August 11, 2020 — "I went into the MRI bracing for the wave of panic I knew would come as soon as I was strapped down...

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Blog | Information Technology | July 08, 2020
The world of analytics has grown expansively in healthcare over the last decade. Measuring our business is no longer...
New ACR guidelines can help radiology practices resume non-urgent care that was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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News | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | May 06, 2020
May 6, 2020 — New American College of Radiology (ACR) guidelines can help radiology practices, as safely as possible,...
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News | Patient Engagement | March 13, 2020
March 13, 2020 — HIMSS and Forrester announced the results from a study that investigates adoption of consumer and...
EMR patient portal on a smartphone
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — Despite the numerous benefits associated with patients accessing their medical records, a new study...
Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

News | Patient Engagement | November 11, 2019
November 11, 2019 — Radiographer Apollo Exconde, a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiographer with a special...
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Clinical Trials | October 09, 2019
A 2019 N G PX REPORT Despite growing adoption of clinical aromatherapy among medical practitioners very little...
Icon Launches New Clinical Trial Patient Engagement Platform
Technology | Patient Engagement | May 14, 2019
May 14, 2019 — Icon plc announced the release of its web-based clinical trial patient engagement platform, to provide...
Healthereum Launches Beta Version of HELIO Blockchain Patient Engagement App
Technology | Mobile Devices | April 05, 2019
April 5, 2019 — Healthereum LLC released the beta version of the Healthereum Life Portfolio, or HELIO, a mobile...
What is Next in Healthcare IT?
News | Information Technology | February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019 — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) shared insights on what’s next in...
Survey Finds Personalized Patient Engagement Improving But Still Lacking
News | Patient Engagement | February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 — Software company Pegasystems Inc. announced new survey data revealing the positive impact of...
Videos | Radiation Therapy | December 06, 2018
Radiation therapy has become increasingly effective and safe as vendors continue to innovate technologies that benefit...