Tag: Healthcare IT

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Healthcare IT has been a hinderance rather than a help for providers and patients alike. Learn how to make the right healthcare IT work for your practice.

Why so many practices make mistakes setting up their appointments

Exert from The Definitive Guide to Appointment Types, read the rest of the guide here

To understand how to fix the problem of appointment types, we need to figure out why the problem exists in the first place.

1) Appointment types are setup when you know the least

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Navigating Healthcare in a Digital World

“Honestly, I really want a product where a patient can get a text from us...If my vet and hairdresser can do it, we can!” - Practice Manager Two Days ago.

Consumers have gravitated toward more real-time information and greater control of multiple functions from one place. Smart homes allow us to turn on lights, unlock doors, stream music, set

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Payers Helping Patients Reduce Wait-times, May Not Be Good For Your Practice

Managing, and reducing, patient wait-times has always been a focus for medical organizations. Lengthy patient wait-times turn untreated medical conditions into hospital stays, cause undue stress for your patients and could result in a patient finding earlier care elsewhere.

In fact, earlier this year, UnitedHealth Group launched a service dedicated to help patients get seen earlier, at the in-network practice

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Remind Me What the Value in Appointment Reminders is Again?

As Warren Buffett said, “Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”

Appointment reminders have somehow made the “must purchase” list for healthcare organizations and yet, even with reminders, missed appointments is a 150 billion-dollar problem in the US, healthcare is facing an accountability epidemic. The initial idea behind appointment reminders is great but the healthcare tech industry

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