“We see a lot of this … the Chamber comes in, writes a nice, short paragraph, maybe posts the picture on their Facebook page [if you’re lucky — or pay for it…] takes a snap shot of the ribbon cutting, and a few handshakes and weeks later … you’re left wanting more and wondering why more patients are not walking through your practice door.” ~Michael … Continue reading 10 Tips To Make Your DPC Grand Opening Event A Success
By Jacqueline LaPointe For example, Oklahoma-based INTEGRIS health system developed a price estimate tool that provides about 240,000 prices for outpatient procedures each year. The Priceline tool gathers pricing information on outpatient services and links the data to information on financial planners for consumers to use before, during, or after their encounter. The health system reported that the price quotes from the tool are accurate, … Continue reading TOOLS | Implement price transparency tools, Meet INTEGRIS
Apple first announced the CareKit in 2016. Since then, large providers have jumped onboard to use the technology, including the Mayo Clinic. By Laura Lovett | MobiHealthNews.com “CareKit apps today allow patients to share their data in PDF form via our Share Reports option on the Connect View,” Kelsey Dedoshka, a software engineer at Apple, said about the upgrades in June. “We found that it was time to upgrade this share … Continue reading Apple CEO, Apple’s growing interest in health care … saying that in the future when people ask what Apple’s “greatest contribution to mankind was,” in healthcare.
Take these four steps to reap the benefits By Hallie Levine | CONSUMER REPORTS | November 05, 2018 Pharmacists can do a lot more these days than dispense drugs. “Pharmacists have an extensive amount of training, including a doctorate in pharmacy, yet they’re underused,” says Michael Hochman, M.D., M.P.H., director of the Gehr Center for Health Systems Science at the Keck School of Medicine of … Continue reading How Your Pharmacist Can Make You Healthier | CR