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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 >

Why It’s Long Past Time to Embrace the Cloud for Healthcare Technology

In this modern era, data breaches and exposure of personally identifiable information is so frequent as to nearly be unremarkable. Last year alone, there were over 3,900 publicly disclosed data breaches; although a decrease of almost 50 percent compared to 2019, these breaches revealed 37B records, an increase in volume of 141 percent.  It’s one thing to have your driver's license or social security number...Read More >

Team Member Spotlight: Adoran Moshe

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 one of our extraordinary team members to show off the people behind the product. Our very own Adoran...Read More >

Team Member Spotlight: Mallory Martin

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 one of our extraordinary team members to show off the people behind the product. Our very own Mallory...Read More >

Welkin Shares: COVID-19 Has Underscored the Necessity of Widespread Telemedicine. So What Comes Next?

As COVID-19 cases climb to more than 2.9M and counting in the US alone, there’s no question that the road to controlling this pandemic is still a long and difficult one. If there’s one small glimmer of hope, however, it might be this: the rising reliance on telemedicine. The coronavirus pandemic is proving the utility of the telehealth care model that -- before now -- hadn’t quite...Read More >

Care Coordination: How to Use the Strengths of Your Team

Your care team is your number one asset in providing exceptional patient care. This is especially true when it comes to primary healthcare teams. While recruiting exceptional individuals is important too, it’s the strength of the team that truly matters. Sometimes, knowing how to use each individual’s strengths effectively can be challenging. Other times, it can be downright frustrating. In smaller organizations, it’s even more...Read More >

7 Myths About Patient Care

Today, patients expect the best from their medical providers. They are accustomed to receiving hyper-personalized services for everything from their phone plans to delivery and streaming services—and healthcare is no different. Conventional patient care results in decreased patient engagement, lowered patient satisfaction rates, and poor health outcomes. Let’s discuss the patient experience during care and why it’s so important for healthcare organizations to show the...Read More >

How to Use Patient-Reported Outcomes

The insights that patient-reported outcomes offer are invaluable to healthcare providers. Most information about a patient’s health—such as blood pressure or cholesterol levels—is available thanks to different tangible testing methods. However, many aspects—such as psychological symptoms and the impact that a condition has on a person’s daily life—rely on patient feedback to understand the extent of their severity. Healthcare organizations can use patient-reported outcomes to...Read More >

What Healthcare Insights Do You Need to Scale Your Practice?

The Triple Aim is a widely accepted approach to optimizing healthcare system performance developed by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). It focuses on three dimensions of performance: enhancing patient experience, improving population health, and reducing costs. Healthcare organizations soon realized a fourth aim of healthcare that serves as a prerequisite for the success of the other three aims: reducing clinician burnout. The Triple Aim...Read More >

How to Get Patients to Engage in Diabetes Self-Management

As a healthcare provider, you know the staggering statistics surrounding diabetes. Over one in 10 Americans have diabetes. That’s 34.2 million U.S. citizens. This chronic condition has many different causes and affects patients in many different ways. Some are stumped by their diagnosis and confused about how they will live with this life-altering chronic disease. Others may know what actions they should take but could...Read More >