Text messaging can promote healthy behaviors, like adherence to medication, yet its effectiveness remains modest, in part because message content is rarely personalized. Reinforcement learning has been used in consumer technology to personalize content…Continue Reading
Yosi Health offers a full suite of virtual patient intake services that lets patients fill out forms and complete their intake before they come in for clinical visits, online self-scheduling of appointments, two-way text…Continue Reading
By Anuja Vaidya
October 05, 2023 – An mHealth intervention delivered by clinical pharmacists and health coaches helped improve blood glucose levels among Black and Latino adults with type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.
The following is a guest article by Dr. Lea McMahon LPC, EdD, Chief Clinic Officer at Symetria Recovery
Even in the sensitive healthcare industry, most patients prefer to communicate with their providers via text…
Indonesian healthcare provider EMC Healthcare has announced that it will implement Celo Health’s messaging platform across its network. The HIPAA-compliant mobile messaging app allows care teams to securely exchange critical patient information and medical updates…Continue Reading
What You Should Know:
– Belong.Life today announced the launch of Tara, a new conversational AI SaaS solution to assist health providers and CROs with cancer clinical trial matching and recruitment.
– Available as a SaaS…Continue Reading
Digital health interventions have been shown to be clinically-effective for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and hypertension prevention and treatment. This study synthesizes and compares the cost-effectiveness of text-messaging, smartphone application, and websites by…Continue Reading
By Hannah Nelson
June 15, 2023 – Clinicians primarily use emojis and emoticons in clinical text messaging to convey new and interactionally salient information, according to a study published in JAMA Network Open.
Researchers conducted a qualitative…
In today’s dynamic healthcare landscape, asynchronous (“async”) care has revolutionized how patients and providers connect, enabling clinical communication without real-time interaction. As a physician who has experienced the transformative power of async care firsthand,…Continue Reading
With hospital margins remaining low, it’s more important than ever that providers find ways to facilitate faster payments for the care they provide. This alone is challenging, but it’s further complexified by increasing demands…Continue Reading