Today's patients want more from their healthcare experience. The convenience and consistency cultivated in industries like banking and retail have altered consumer expectations. When patients encounter a healthcare system that is fragmented or feels impersonal, frustration sets in.
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects more than 1 in 7 U.S. adults, yet most have no idea they have it. Many patients only discover they have the condition when their kidneys fail, requiring emergency hospitalization and costly medications to treat life-threatening complications.
The Middle East is investing heavily in IT to make life better for its population. Smart city developments are an example. But read in this issue how in the Middle East, where there is a growing population and a rise in lifestyle-related disease, IT is being used to support the healthcare system.
As the fall and winter approach, those hospitals are going to need to play catch-up and adjust their resource planning to accommodate what could be a one-two punch that causes significant strain on staffing and available beds.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine the steps being taken to ensure the future development of the web is ethical and open. We discuss the UK's cyber security skills gap and ask what more the government should be doing. And we find out how cloud technology could help people stop smoking. Read the issue now.
In this e-guide, find out how healthcare providers in Australia and the rest of APAC have successfully tapped the power of data analytics and other related technologies to advance digital health and better position themselves to cope with the growing demand for healthcare.
As healthcare transitions from fee-for-service to improved patient outcomes, value-based care turns to data analytics and health management software. Inside this issue of Pulse, our experts dive into the role data analytics plays in value-based patient care and how providers can measure and achieve value-based care.
Download this expert guide to find out why HIPAA compliance is not guaranteed with ePHI security and uncover how strengthening you cybersecurity strategy can better protect patient data from attacks.
Orlando Health found a way to create a more efficient and accurate revenue cycle, while saving money. But how did they do it? Plus, could the gamification of healthcare apps influence a positive change on population health? Access this e-guide to discover the answers to these question and more.
Numbers from a 2017 TechTarget health IT survey point to continued investment in IT infrastructure. Uncover the results in this expert e-book, which also digs into the future of healthcare virtualization, why cloud adoption in healthcare is picking up, and more.