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Bethesda-based GetWellNetwork’s next chapter? Going global.

May 30, 2019

After nearly 20 years of giving U.S. patients tools to take better care of themselves from its Bethesda backyard, GetWellNetwork wants to take the business internationally. The health care software company will spend this year expanding its footprint.

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Imperfect solutions: How health tech has harmed patient experience

May 30, 2019

“Often times the biggest slap in the face is when a healthcare organization’s investment in novel technologies trumps simple quality of life considerations,” said GetWellNetwork Founder + CEO Michael O’Neil.

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AI lights the way for nurses looking to provide ‘extraordinary’ care

May 30, 2019

An AI analysis of hospital patients’ satisfaction with the care they received from their nurses has shown two things. One, the technology can guide nurses as they strive to optimize the hospital experience for patients and their families. Two, nurses can help advance AI in healthcare.

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Maryland Tech Council announces winners of 31st annual industry awards

May 23, 2019

GetWellNetwork named technology company of the year by Maryland’s largest technology trade association.

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New GetWellNetwork research highlights more than half of consumers surveyed would avoid taking prescribed opioids for fear of becoming dependent or judged

May 21, 2019

64% of people would choose alternate painkillers over prescribed opioids   WASHINGTON, DC – May 21, 2019 – GetWellNetwork, the Precision Engagement healthcare company reaching 10 million patients annually, today announced findings from its recent survey revealing major gaps in education around prescribed opioids, leading to a heightened stigma associated with usage, fear of addiction and…

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Technology plays key role in patient-centered room of the future

May 7, 2019

How do you build the children’s hospital of the future? Start by asking family members, patients, clinicians, and other healthcare providers what they want.

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FlexITy partners with GetWellNetwork delivered by FlexHealth — patient engagement technology for Canadian healthcare providers

April 26, 2019

Our exclusive relationship with GetWellNetwork, combined with our deep understanding of the technology, security and data privacy needs of healthcare providers, has enabled us to deliver an advanced and innovative patient engagement platform that is well-positioned for Canadian healthcare.

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Q&A with CIO Christopher Timbers, part 2: “Technology isn’t the challenge.”

April 24, 2019

“We also have an initiative called the patient room of the future. We’re bringing in a patient interactive system from GetWellNetwork that allows the patients to interact with their care team through their TV, which is a different and more modern way.”

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Healthcare deserts being left behind as systems expand care into communities

April 12, 2019

Many of the healthcare services people receive have shifted away from hospital campuses into community-based facilities, often adapting vacant retail spaces into primary care and urgent care centers.

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