How to Address the Rising Patient Appointment Cancellation Problem

Patient appointment cancellation has been a thorn in the side of many a care provider for several years. They’re a normal enough occurrence- peoples’ lives are hectic and oft unpredictable. Unfortunately, in the case of a healthcare appointment, that blocked off time slot is much more valuable than…


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What’s Needed to Make Patient Education Materials Effective?

Hospitals are in a never-ending battle to lower patient readmission rates. By combating these rates with proper policies and hardware designed to mitigate spreading infection such as antimicrobial medical computer systems, facilities can better treat patients while also avoiding financial…


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4 Proven Patient Engagement Strategies That Exist Today

Healthcare’s digitization has caused many providers to feel, understandably, very excited for the industry’s future. Tech like artificial intelligence, medical grade computers, and augmented reality have already improved patient outcomes and only more innovation is on the way. That said, hospital…


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3 Ways Patient Infotainment is Improving Patient Health

Credence Research, a worldwide market research and counseling firm, reports that increasing demands across the US, UK, and other nations for patient infotainment systems have prompted large investments from hospitals, making patient infotainment one of the largest markets in the world. The last…


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How to Implement Patient Infotainment Using Bedside Computers or Tablets

The value-based healthcare system becomes more competitive than ever, and hospitals need to focus on the patient experience as one of the main contributing factors to how patients evaluate their stay. As Medicare reimbursement now directly depends on patient satisfaction, hospitals focus on…


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Patient Infotainment – The Benefits of Utilizing Bedside Computers

We as a thinking species have evolved in more complex ways than one. In terms of our understanding and accepted definitions of technology, for instance. In the new globalized lives we lead today, ‘medicine’ has evolved into ‘healthcare’ and the ‘doctors’, ‘nurses’ and ‘technicians’ are now…


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Patient Infotainment Systems: A New View for Patients

Patient Using Infotainment System A new term has evolved in the health care IT industry: “patient infotainment system”. What does it mean? It’s a computer that can be used for multiple purposes at a patient’s hospital bedside: for information (patient and health care provider) and for entertainment…


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