Cerner to collaborate with Well Health, offer users automated messaging

Cerner on Wednesday announced a collaboration with Well Health to simplify clinicians’ engagement with patients through automated and intelligent conversation.  According to the electronic health record giant, organizations can use the new automation features through Cerner’s HealtheLife patient portal to deliver critical health information, send flu shot reminders, reschedule appointments, […]

RLDatix buys Verge Health, building out tools for patient safety, risk mitigation

RLDatix, developer of intelligent patient safety technologies, announced Wednesday that it has acquired Verge Health, which makes credentialing software and analytics tools for proactive risk management. WHY IT MATTERS By building on their respective expertises in governance, risk and compliance, the companies say the merger will “accelerate an essential shift […]

When setting up in-hospital RPM systems, consider the inputs and outputs

COVID-19 has made clear the importance of reducing contact between potentially infectious patients and providers – while ensuring those patients get the highest quality of care. One solution, proposed panelists at a recent HIMSS20 Digital session, lies with a robust remote patient-monitoring system inside hospital rooms.  “COVID-19 has introduced quite […]