Social Media
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Why patients are the new rockstars in pharma

Paul Tunnah - February 16, 2016

Anyone who reads my column on a regular basis will know my views on patient-centricity within the pharmaceutical (and broader life sciences) industry. The significant volume of…

Patients Believe Partnership With Clinicians Will Improve Health
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Patients Believe Partnership With Clinicians Will Improve Health

David Harlow - February 4, 2016

The Society for Participatory Medicine released a report of a national

A Blog Post a Day Keeps Your Patients Engaged
Social Media
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Social Media
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A Blog Post a Day Keeps Your Patients Engaged

Jonathan Catley - February 3, 2016

Today, when healthcare consumers have questions about their health, the internet is the first place they turn for answers. Physicians must increase their digital presence if they…

Healthcare Marketing Standards: Creating Compliant Content for Consumers
Business
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Business
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Healthcare Marketing Standards: Creating Compliant Content for Consumers

Anonymous - January 20, 2016

Authored by Geoffrey Anderson of Wax CommunicationsHealthcare marketing is unlike other forms of marketing. Aside from developing content for consumers, organizations have to deal with federal regulations dictating…

Does Your Medical Practice Website Relieve Patient Anxiety?
eHealth
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eHealth
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Does Your Medical Practice Website Relieve Patient Anxiety?

Jonathan Catley - October 28, 2015

Many people today fail to visit physicians even when they know they should, out of fear or anxiety. Whether these fears are based on previous negative experiences…

Business
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The Fallacy of Patient Engagement

Bill Crounse - April 10, 2015

You may have noticed the absence of my usual posts to HealthBlog. Here’s why. I was preparing for an out of town business trip on Monday of…

Business
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Taking Patient Engagement Into the Shark Tank

Tracy Granzyk - April 8, 2015

Shark Tank billionaire Mark Cuban waded into the healthcare conversation last week and lit up the Twitterverse. While the topic – patient engagement and ownership of health data…

Business
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Are You Engaged Yet?

ckapsa - April 7, 2015

New Kind of EngagementYour doctors want you engaged. Your insurance company wants you engaged. The wellness crew at work wants you engaged. (Your mother may want you…

Business
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Patient Engagement: Overused Sound Bite or Transformative Opportunity?

JosephKvedar - April 6, 2015

Criteria for Stage 3 of meaningful use of EHRs were released recently and there is lots of controversy, as would have been predicted. One set of recommendations…

Business
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Patient Engagement and Health IT: Disillusionment Sets In, Poll Shows

Steve Wilkins - February 12, 2015

This week, the 2015 HIMSS Patient Engagement Summit is taking place in sunny, warm Orlando. According to HIMMS, conference attendees will learn how “leading healthcare organizations” are…