Blog posts tagged with patient engagement

  • A response to Why Doctors Hate Their Computers

    Geoff Caplea, M.D., MBA
    November 14, 2018

    When physicians read Dr. Atul Gawande’s article in The New Yorker, “Why Doctors Hate Their Computers,” they will undoubtedly recognize many of the health IT challenges he identified. Dr. Gawande writes at length about how electronic health records (EHRs) and the process of digitizing healthcare have overburdened today’s physicians, driving a wedge between them and their patients. Read more…

  • A strong technology partnership helps deliver patient-centered care

    Nicole Faucher
    November 13, 2018

    Saint Anthony Hospital uses technology to help prioritize the needs of communities it serves. A recent case study features this forward-thinking hospital’s partnership with Allscripts Managed IT Services to help deliver healthcare that truly meets the needs of its patient population. Read more…

  • 5 key benefits of managed IT services

    Nicole Faucher
    October 25, 2018

    At Allscripts, we understand that it takes teamwork to transform healthcare. By working with our clients to offer skilled professionals, best practices and proven technology, our clients are accomplishing some great things. Read more…

  • How do you measure patient experience?

    Tina Joros
    October 19, 2018

    To continuously improve the patient experience, practices must consistently measure key indicators and act on those insights. The MedStatix Patient Experience Platform, an Allscripts Developer Program (ADP) certified application, can help practices measure and monitor the patient experience to achieve the best outcomes. Read more…

  • An insider’s keys to value-based care success

    Michael Blackman, MD, MBA
    October 18, 2018

    The healthcare industry is experiencing an exciting but challenging time as it shifts to value-based care. Dr. Blackman discusses how to achieve value-based care, the right approach and the outcomes. Read more…

  • Teamwork delivers excellent results for stroke care program

    Salman Naqvi, M.D., MPH
    October 11, 2018

    Methodist Hospital of Southern California (Arcadia, California, U.S.A.) relied on an interdisciplinary team – including physicians, nurses, pharmacy staff, lab, therapists, informaticists and other specialties – to achieve excellence in care for stroke patients. Read more…

  • Health IT safety is a shared responsibility

    Geoff Caplea, M.D.
    October 10, 2018

    Health IT safety is a shared responsibility of all stakeholders across the health IT lifecycle. It must be a top consideration throughout the software lifecycle - product design and development, implementation, customization and configuration, user training, and ongoing maintenance and upgrades. Read more…

  • 8 reasons Allscripts clinicians love health IT

    Ann Marie Beasley
    October 09, 2018

    U.S. National Health IT Week (NHIT Week) demonstrates the power of health IT and its capacity for transformation. Eight Allscripts clinicians share their reasons for why they choose (and love) health IT. Read more…

  • How to improve patient experience the right way

    Libby Moore
    September 18, 2018

    During a recent webinar, experts discussed the strong movement back toward spending time face to face with patients. Here are highlights on improving the patient experience. Read more…

  • Going beyond the portal

    Raj Toleti
    August 30, 2018

    Portals must meet today’s healthcare consumers where most live: on their phones. Here are ways health systems can change their decades-old default approaches to boost patient engagement. Read more…

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