Tag Archives: Patient Engagement

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

News & Updates

Geisinger Health System will expand patient access to their doctors’ notes in its Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded OpenNotes program. Thus far, 82 percent of participating patients opened at least one EMR note. Kaiser Permanente Northwest (KPNW) joined the Oregon Health … Continue reading

News & Updates

WorldOne, a health care data collection company, raised $35M in funding from Deerfield Management Company. The capital will be channeled towards expanding Sermo, a social networking platform for physicians, which WorldOne acquired last year. Compumatrice, a software services company, officially launched its … Continue reading

Axial Exchange Introduces the Patient Engagement Index

Axial Exchange today debuted its Patient Engagement Index, a ranking of Florida hospitals based on their success at engaging their patient population. Florida’s index was completed first because the state’s demographics frame a bellwether for the rest of the nation, … Continue reading

Patient Engagement: Winning a Trifecta

The delivery of health care is dominated by individual providers, such as physicians and nurses, and large institutions, mainly hospitals and nursing homes.  It feels like the patient is the little character that sits in the corner of Tom Toles’ … Continue reading

Prehistoric Patient Engagement

Emmi Solutions is a patient engagement company, but their more than ten years in the business sets them apart from most other companies in the same realm at HIMSS13. When Emmi began, physicians didn’t have a financial incentive to invest … Continue reading

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