Leveraging Technology to Accelerate Healthcare Innovation

HIMSS Media

The healthcare industry continues to undergo rapid changes, putting increasing pressure on healthcare organizations to embrace innovative and agile methodologies in order to improve the quality of patient care and reduce operational expenses. Healthcare organizations across the world are tasked to support a growing number of clinical and IT applications across the care continuum with fewer resources. Join us to learn how leading healthcare organizations are using enterprise cloud solutions to accelerate innovation and create a more efficient and productive healthcare environment.
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Instead of picking a doctor and just sticking with them for most of their lives, today’s patients are much more likely to switch practices if they are not happy. The Patient Provider Relationship Study found that one in three medical patients are likely to switch practices within a year or two. Making things even more complicated, patients are doing extensive homework before selecting a practice in the first place. The following are nine proven healthcare marketing techniques which help practices like yours win new patients and keep the ones they have. These steps include everything from how to improve your online reviews to maintaining a social presence.

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Disinfection Protocols for Healthcare IT Equipment - Help Reduce HAIs and Safeguard Patients

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With the surge in EMR usage, keyboards and PCs are used widely in clinical care settings. But unlike medical equipment and high-touch environmental surfaces, these IT devices are rarely subject to infection prevention standards. Studies have demonstrated that over 80% of these devices might have significant microbial contamination which may include nosocomial pathogens like vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species (VRE). Coupled with low (40%) compliance with the CDC's guidelines on hand hygiene, these ubiquitous computers and keyboards can lead to cross-contamination of patients.
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Value-based Healthcare by Design

Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement

Value-Based Healthcare (VBHC) is becoming a leading approach to improving patient and health system outcomes around the world. It links dollars spent to outcomes that matter to patients, rather than to the volume of services or to specific services processes or products that may or may not achieve those outcomes.
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Putting Healthcare Under A Microscope – Understanding and Overcoming Cybersecurity Challenges in Healthcare

HIMSS Learning Center

The device landscape in the healthcare sector is growing exponentially, adding to the complexity of the network, and making it challenging for IT and security personnel to remain compliant and enforce patient safety and privacy. To better understand the complexity of healthcare networks and potential vulnerabilities, Forescout research analyzed 75 healthcare deployments with over 1.5 million devices.
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The Modern Healthcare Organization: What Are the Building Blocks to Success?

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Healthcare is transforming. In order to achieve success, a new operating model needs to be embraced that is focused on core principles that support the organization’s ability to maintain high quality outcomes, while reducing healthcare costs, encouraging innovation, and improving access and affordability. Cleveland Clinic Foundation, a premier global healthcare organization is leading the way to realize this new way operating.
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Instead of picking a doctor and just sticking with them for most of their lives, today’s patients are much more likely to switch practices if they are not happy. The Patient Provider Relationship Study found that one in three medical patients are likely to switch practices within a year or two. Making things even more complicated, patients are doing extensive homework before selecting a practice in the first place. The following are nine proven healthcare marketing techniques which help practices like yours win new patients and keep the ones they have. These steps include everything from how to improve your online reviews to maintaining a social presence.

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