Patient Engagement

Practice Fusion, ePatientFinder launch clinical trial recruitment

Practice Fusion, an EHR vendor, and ePatientFinder have announced a partnership they said would create nation's largest clinical trial recruitment network.

 Three fundamental shifts to help LTC providers pave the way for value-based care

Three fundamental shifts to help LTC providers pave the way for value-based care

Healthcare organizations of all shapes and sizes are trying to figure out how to make the transition to a value-based world in a cost-efficient and timely manner. In fact, a recent McKnight's article by John O'Connor raises this very issue.

Why patient-centered education creates successful transitions

Why patient-centered education creates successful transitions

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Virginia, an 87-year-old widow, was admitted to your short-stay facility after hospitalization for angina related to coronary artery disease. Just before discharge, her doctor ordered transdermal nitroglycerin to prevent angina. The nurse at your organization explained to her she should apply a nitro patch every morning after she got home. Do you know where this is going?

New exchange technologies promise safer transitions to long-term care facilities

New exchange technologies promise safer transitions to long-term care facilities

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Long-term care facilities strive to provide each patient personalized care. Comprehensive care plans, honoring patient preferences and tailoring services to patients are critical aspects to achieving the healthcare goals of patients and their care providers.