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Technology ‘Fun Factor’ Engages Patients in Population Health

Engaging patients in population health management can be as easy as making personalized messaging, dashboards for tracking progress, and mobile phones and tablets available to patients, says Patricia Curran, principal in Buck Consultants’ National Clinical Practice, which also helps to … finish reading Technology ‘Fun Factor’ Engages Patients in Population Health

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NaviHealth/Cigna-HealthSpring Partner to Improve Post-Acute Care, Costs

Hoping to improve care quality and outcomes for an estimated 100,000 post-acute patients in the heavily populated Mid-Atlantic and Pennsylvania markets, Cigna-HealthSpring and naviHealth are joining forces, according to releases from both organizations. The collaboration will utilize naviHealth’s technology (which … finish reading NaviHealth/Cigna-HealthSpring Partner to Improve Post-Acute Care, Costs

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Majority of Consumers Open to Virtual Doctor Visits, More mHealth Reminders: Study

The majority of consumers today welcome virtual doctor visits, according to the results in the Cisco Customer Experience Report recently released at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference. Consumers and healthcare decision-makers across the globe were surveyed … finish reading Majority of Consumers Open to Virtual Doctor Visits, More mHealth Reminders: Study

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