Author: Welkin

How to Improve the Virtual Healthcare Experience

Since the start of the pandemic, many healthcare facilities have embraced the power of telemedicine. Being able to treat patients with the help of modern technology like video chat and artificial intelligence can be helpful for both doctors and patients. In the past year, over 52 million telehealth appointments were conducted in the United States. As a healthcare provider, you should be on a never-ending...Read More >

A Guide to Regulatory Compliance While Developing a Healthcare Application

What makes or breaks a healthcare application is the level of security or privacy measures integrated in a software.  To implement privacy and security measures, one essential ingredient required while developing a healthcare application is regulatory compliance.  Regulatory compliances cost a fortune for the healthcare industry. The expenditure on administration to support compliance measures for an average community hospital with 161 beds is around $7.6...Read More >

Telehealth and Cancer Patients

What is Telehealth? Almost everything is available online, and electronic health information is no exception. The dissemination of telehealth, also referred to as telemedicine, emerged as early as the late 1960s. A lot has changed since then. Though, technology, regulations, and financial limitations lead to a history of slow progress and adaptation of telehealth. The purpose of telemedicine is to provide patients with healthcare on...Read More >

Older, Sicker, Costlier: Healthcare’s Big Problems to Solve

Healthcare in the US is presently balanced on a knife’s edge.  In one direction, the path we’re currently on: costs that outpace all reason, a population that’s getting older and sicker, and chronic conditions that are practically endemic. In the other, there’s opportunity for much-needed change that puts us on a wellness-first track, prioritizing prevention and holistic care above profits and sick care. There is...Read More >

Team Member Spotlight: Rey Katz

At Welkin Health, we believe a company is only as amazing as its people. We’ve dedicated ourselves to improving the lives of care teams and want to show off the people who work tirelessly behind the scenes to make that happen. We’ll be doing a Q&A with some of our extraordinary team members to show off the people behind the product. Our very own Rey...Read More >