Prepare providers for telemedicine: 3 critical training areas March 18, 2017 By Erin Aas MSN ARNP To ensure providers are prepared for telemedicine practice, healthcare leaders must provide training in these areas. What are small practices saying about telemedicine? March 18, 2017 By Jake DiBattista While leaders in healthcare are pushing for an era of digital care, many providers on the frontlines have remained silent observers. Managed Care Technology Survey 2017 February 21, 2017 By Aubrey Westgate Is your organization on pace with the biggest healthcare technology trends? Here’s your chance to find out. Four tech trends in healthcare in 2017 February 06, 2017 By Aine Cryts Several changes and transitions will have a huge impact on health IT in 2017 and in future years. Three technology innovations helping Cigna meet customers’ needs February 05, 2017 By Mark Boxer At Cigna, technology is viewed as a strategic enabler that powers its business strategy—creating closer, more meaningful connections with customers. Three reasons telemedicine will grow in 2017 January 18, 2017 By Ralph C. Derrickson Technology, and specifically telemedicine, has an enormous role to play in improvements to clinical work flows, care coordination, and long-term health outcomes. Most health execs say payers should be forced to pay for telemedicine January 04, 2017 By Tracey Walker Managed Healthcare Executive’s 2017 Technology Survey findings reveal that more healthcare executives see the value in telemedicine reimbursement. An ophthalmologist’s experience with tele-medicine Not long ago, whilst on my way to work, I found myself listening to one of those call-in doctor radio programs. People gave their first names and then described some problem they, a family member, or a friend were experiencing. The all-knowing medical expert would then ask a few questions and steer the caller in a certain direction. Why aren’t more doctors using patient engagement tools? November 09, 2016 By Keith Loria A new report reveals that 69% of healthcare providers are using patient engagement to get patients more involved in their own care, but its authors suggest that number should be closer to 100%. Navigating the buzzwords of telehealth October 29, 2016 By Jake DiBattista It’s easy to get lost in the ever-evolving landscape of the telehealth marketplace.