Online Presence Strengthens Physician-Patient Relationships

Before we do anything, we head online and search. Want a restaurant nearby? Pull out your phone and search. Dishwasher broken? Google comparisons before you buy. Looking for a new doctor? Head online and search the reviews. Today’s consumers are ...

Should Your Mobile Strategy Include Wearable Technology

Right now, the majority of American adults own smart technology, making it a multi-billion dollar industry. While it took several years to implement smart technology into our lives, the wearable market is expected to increase at an even livelier pace. ...

How To Benefit From Applying Automation To Your Practice

Since the beginning of the industrial revolution, we’ve been on a quest to make things as efficient as possible. If there’s a way to do something faster, better, cheaper or more efficiently, it’s worth implementing into the process. The very ...

Are You Ready For Cognitive Computing In Your Practice?

An amazing thing is happening in the healthcare industry. It’s experiencing an explosion of information, which is bringing about opportunity in many ways. By 2020, it is estimated that almost half of American adults will have some form of chronic ...

Setting Up The Framework For Successful Change Management

As a senior executive, what keeps you up at night? What do you worry about for the future of your business? Is it how your workforce will react to whatever changes you have in store for your business in the ...

Managing The Internet Of Things in Healthcare

Imagine Googling the terms “connected health” or “digital health” even just a few short years ago. As you can imagine, not much would rank. But today, times are changing. Either term will get you one-quarter to one-half billion search results, ...

Friend or Foe? How Physicians Are Impacted Ratings

Restaurants know it. So do contractors. So do carpet cleaners. Not long ago, sites like Angie’s List and Yelp popped up, and a whole new way of reaching out to customers was born. They quickly learned that ratings and review ...

The Problem With Virtual Care Solutions

The demand is there. Nearly 85 percent of all Americans use the Internet in some aspect on a regular basis. Two-thirds have visited at least one health-related website in the past year. This includes both health portal sites like WebMD, ...

Why Leaders Should Always Mentor

Every day we strive to learn a little bit more. It may be something simple, or a complex task. But as we weave in and out of our daily practices, it all comes together in a unique way. We think ...

The Security Risk in the Application Economy

Think back to ten years ago. A phone was just a phone. A tablet was non-existent. Then in 2008, the iPhone App Store opened up as a way to control the quality of apps, and the application economy was born. ...