Patient Engagement

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for patient engagement.

JAMA Oncology study, cancer care, physician patient communication
News | Patient Engagement | November 01, 2016
November 1, 2016 — Specifically training oncologists and their patients to have high-quality discussions improves...
mobile health technology, mHealth, privacy and security, Computer magazine study
News | Mobile Devices | July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016 — A new paper published in the June issue of Computer cautions that while mobile health (mHealth) is...
Carestream, Clinical Collaboration Platform, Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola New York
News | Remote Viewing Systems | May 11, 2016
May 11, 2016 — Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, N.Y., recently added a universal viewer to its Carestream Vue for...
Videos | Patient Engagement | March 21, 2016
Examples of patient engagement technologies for medical imaging to meet health IT Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements....
ACR, Outreach Committee, patient engagement, radiologists
News | Patient Engagement | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — The newly appointed members of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Outreach Committee are focused...
2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey, information technology, connectivity
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The 2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey paints an optimistic picture surrounding the emerging trend of...
Paxeramed, CarePassport version 2.0, patient engagement app, HIMSS 2016
Technology | Patient Engagement | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — Paxeramed Corp. has announced the release of version 2.0 of its patient engagement app CarePassport....
Stanford Health Care, MyHealth mobile app, Android
News | Patient Engagement | February 03, 2016
February 3, 2016 — Stanford Health Care recently released a new app that allows patients using Android smartphones to...
CMS, Meaningful Use replacement, Meaningful Outcomes, JPM16
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday that it will be ending the...
News | Patient Engagement | December 23, 2015
December 23, 2015 — Radiology Associates LLC of Corpus Christi, Texas, recently completed a project with Royal...
A Pott's fracture of the fibula, also called a spiral fracture. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

Figure 1. A bedside screen shot of a Carestream DRX mobile X-ray in the ED of the fractured fibula. 

Blog | Radiology Imaging | December 22, 2015 | Dave Fornell
While I write a lot about medical imaging technology and how new technology can and should work, it is not often that I...
Carestream, MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk, patient access, radiology reports, RSNA 2015
Technology | Patient Engagement | December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015 — Carestream Health showcased its MyVue Center Self-Service Kiosk that enhances patient access and...
Technology | Enterprise Imaging | November 29, 2015
November 29, 2015 — lifeIMAGE announced the launch of the first in a series of product releases based on the fourth...
NexGenic, ImageInbox, medical image sharing, Android OS, smartphone and tablet, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of NexGenic

Technology | Patient Engagement | November 29, 2015
November 29, 2015 – NexGenic announced its ImageInbox app is available as a free Android app in the Google Play Store,...
ONC, Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020, information technology, healthcare
Feature | Information Technology | September 22, 2015
September 22, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health...
Most Wired, CHIME, information technology, secuirty, patient engagement
News | Information Technology | July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015 - Health data security and patient engagement are top priorities for the nation's hospitals, according to...
Apple, ResearchKit, open software research, medical research apps
Technology | June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015 - In March, Apple announced the launch of ResearchKit, an open source software framework designed for...
CPeH, CMS, ONC, Meaningful Use Stage 3 requirements, comments
News | June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015 - The nation's top consumer, patient and labor advocates recently praised the proposed Stage 3 Meaningful...
Anthelio, Engage, mobile application, ONC-HIT, certification, Meaningful Use
News | June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015 - Anthelio Healthcare Solutions announced its patient engagement mobile application, Engage, has achieved...
Videos | Information Technology | June 04, 2015
SIIM 2015 Program Committee Chair Richard Wiggins III, M.D., discusses social media and mHealth with ITN editorial...