Allscripts On Call: The Healthcare Podcast
Patient Dignity through Technology - w Jack York, founder iN2L

Patient Dignity through Technology - w Jack York, founder iN2L

April 16, 2019

For over two decades, It’s Never 2 Late (iN2L) has created “Dignity through Technology” for older adults, especially those in residential communities and with cognitive disabilities such as dementia. President and co-founder Jack York discusses how he began iN2L by donating computers to a senior living center; how the user and patient engagement landscape has changed since then; and how user health and quality of life can be improved through meaningful engagement.

Part 1 of a 3-part series featuring leaders and engagement experts from iN2L.

A Family’s Journey with the Personal Health Record

A Family’s Journey with the Personal Health Record

March 5, 2019

A patient and family advocate with years of lived experience, Lisa Danielpour is an expert in optimizing the personal health record for patients and providers alike. In this episode, she discusses her family’s story, how accessing information through patient portals changed the direction of her son’s care journey and how healthcare providers can save time sharing records with patients. Recorded at HIMSS 2019.

 

Resources in episode:

Open Notes “Putting everyone on the same page”
Beryl Institute Improving Patient Experience
PFCC Partners Patient and Family Centered Care  
Lisa Danielpour’s Speaking and Advocacy
Gooseling, Lisa’s site for families dealing with special needs or chronic illness

Telehealth is Here - with Chilmark Research founder John Moore

Telehealth is Here - with Chilmark Research founder John Moore

February 19, 2019

As personal tech devices and communication channels multiply, so do the options for giving and receiving care. John Moore (Chilmark Research) describes the industry and regulatory trends that have made telehealth significant, the roadblocks providers and patients might face in adopting it and the opportunities to continue building care access through technology.

Resources in episode:

Chilmark Research Report: Telehealth 2018
American Telemedicine Association

Using AI to Communicate with Patients

Using AI to Communicate with Patients

January 29, 2019

Patient-centric technology is successful when meets its users' care needs. Dr. Phil Marshall, founder of the AI-based Conversa Conversation Platform, describes how providers can use data to discover what patients need and want today, and what to consider when offering the right tools to deliver on this.

To explore the platform, visit www.conversahealth.com or text HELLO to 77877. 

What Interoperability Means to Patients

What Interoperability Means to Patients

October 2, 2018

We’ve all been patients. We’ve all experienced needing our information to be accessible and easily available to us, our clinicians and our providers. In this episode, interoperability expert Mike McAfee discusses the expectations patients have for accessing healthcare information, the challenges in reality and the tech framework that already exists to overcome those challenges. Part 1 of a 3-part interview.

Treating Patients as Digital Consumers

Treating Patients as Digital Consumers

July 24, 2018

Patients today aren’t patient anymore. They expect convenient service and empowered choice. Digital patient experience expert Jan Oldenburg, active since the mid-1990s, explores how patients are used to being digital consumers in other aspects of their lives, the challenges and frustrations they face in healthcare, and what patients, caregivers and clinicians can all do to create a participatory culture of care that serves everyone involved.

Further Resources
Jan Oldenburg’s website, including books Engage: Transforming Healthcare Through Digital Patient Engagement, Participatory Healthcare
The Beryl Institute
Society for Participatory Medicine
HIMSS
Allscripts Patient Experience Resources

Empowering Patients Through Tech

Empowering Patients Through Tech

July 10, 2018

As patients discover more options and tools to engage with their own healthcare through tech, clinicians must evolve to continue supporting and empowering them to make the most informed choices. Clinician and IT expert Dr. Jen Bolduc discusses key barriers and solutions for patients today, and building the clinical culture that optimizes healthcare decisions for everyone involved.

Starting Up Interoperability

Starting Up Interoperability

June 26, 2018

Two leaders of innovative health IT solutions discuss strengthening interoperability and improving experiences for clinicians and patients alike. Neil Farish (CEO/Founder Relaymed) and Angela Webster (CTO PatientLink) describe their journeys to developing their solutions and the resources and advice that were key to their success. Recorded at the Allscripts Developer Program Summit.

Putting “Patients Before Paperwork”

Putting “Patients Before Paperwork”

April 12, 2018

For clinicians, overwhelming task loads disrupt the work of caring for patients – patient experiences can suffer as a result. Shari Erickson, driver of the American College of Physicians “Patients Before Paperwork” initiative, discusses learnings and solutions she’s found in her work to help clinicians manage task loads and reconnect with patients. Share your own best practices and solutions at the ACP’s Patients Before Paperwork site, or find tools at the Physician Satisfaction and Professional Wellbeing page.

Healthcare in the Cloud

Healthcare in the Cloud

February 27, 2018

Today’s consumers exist in a world of cloud-based services. As patients become consumers themselves, healthcare must deliver the service they're used to experiencing. In this episode, Allscripts Client Delivery Leader Lisa Khorey speaks to healthcare’s upcoming shift to the cloud and its benefits to both patients and providers. Tune in to learn how the cloud is becoming the way to go in healthcare, when to make the move to cloud and how to prepare for a smooth transition.