February 19, 2017
At the Pop Health Forum last fall, Cleveland Clinic Chief Experience Officer Dr. Adrienne Boissy talked about her definition of patient engagement, and how much bigger it is than just apps. At the Personal and Digital Connected Health event at HIMSS today, Boissy expanded on those ideas, giving several specific examples of how Cleveland Clinic is realizing those ideas.
“Patients should be...
February 9, 2017
Cambridge, Massachusetts-based CareDash, an online doctor review portal, has secured $2 million in financing led by Link Ventures. The funding comes in the form of $1 million in venture debt financing and $1 million in credit, which CareDash will use to promote their brand. Previously, the company raised $500,000 in seed funding.
CareDash launched its platform in June 2016 and features over 30,...
August 31, 2015
Millennials are more likely than baby boomers to crowdsource their choice of physician, both online and in-person with friends, according to a new 3,000-person survey from Nuance.
"We know a huge number of patients today are looking up symptoms and health information online, so it’s just a matter of time until they shop for physicians and communicate grievances that way, too,” Dr. Tony Oliva, ...