Several of the challenges relate to key health information management initiatives, such as data analytics, cybersecurity, and patient engagement.
Involving patients in the management of their health (patient engagement) encourages greater patient participation in care.
AHIMA just released its Patient Portal Toolkit, a follow up to the 2015 Practice Brief, “The Implementation and Management of Patient Portals.”
As a recent initiative, a growing number of healthcare organizations are turning to OpenNotes as a strategy for addressing patient engagement shortcomings in the US healthcare system.
By Janie Tremlett: The conversation in healthcare is shifting from “patient engagement” to “consumerism.” This changing lingo indicates a new mental model—a new approach to thinking about patients as consumers and to delivering a healthcare experience as consumer-centric