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Using Healthcare Technology to Address Opioid Abuse

Technology can play a role in combating opioid abuse, helping to scale the reach of care teams to track pills and patients alike.

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Is a Digital Rounding Solution Right for Your Organization?

Digital rounding solutions can help streamline staff processes while enabling quality improvement systemwide at a healthcare organization.

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Leveling the Playing Field: Using Technology to Drive Health Equity

Although assuring health equity is not a new concern for healthcare providers, sobering data on the COVID-19 pandemic, including infection, hospitalization, death, and now vaccination rates, has exposed health disparities and barriers to care in a way like never before. 

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Building a Smart Room: What Hospitals Should Consider

As the digital transformation of the healthcare industry shifts expectations for care delivery, collective interest in smart hospitals has also increased. The road from smart room ideation to that first successful patient discharge can be a long one, with many bumps along the way — but with the right preparation, you can smooth those bumps…

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Mental Health: A Key Element of a Patient’s Well-Being

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and after a year of shared global trauma stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, taking time to focus on mental health seems particularly poignant this year. First established by Mental Health America in 1949 and recently proclaimed by President Biden’s administration, the aim of Mental Health Awareness Month is…

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Partnering with The DAISY Foundation to Recognize Nurses

May is National Nurses Month — dedicated to honoring the year-round hard work and dedication of nurses. An expansion of National Nurses Week, National Nurses Month was first put into place in 2020 by the American Nurses Association, as part of the Year of the Nurse. The Year of the Nurse, which began in 2020,…

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Honoring Moms Through Personalized Patient Engagement

Every day, all across the world, mothers and babies are in need of healthcare services — inpatient care, social services and resources, and long-term care for a postpartum condition to name just a few. However, women in the United States are more likely to die from childbirth than women living in other developed countries, which…

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Honored by KLAS Recognition of Our COVID-19 Response

It’s been a year since I first reached out to you about the COVID-19 pandemic. At the time, I shared the innovation GetWellNetwork had rapidly put in place — mobile solutions available immediately to help keep patients safe at home and protect employees from infection.

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Bring Your Own Device: The Evolution of Patient Engagement

The healthcare industry has a problem: many patients are increasingly apprehensive and distrustful of some of its most crucial aspects, with 81% of consumers unsatisfied with their healthcare experience, according to a GE Healthcare Camden Group survey.

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