on November 23, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Patient self-scheduling is becoming more of the norm in healthcare, with more and more providers embracing it for their practices. According to a recent survey, 8 in 10 healthcare consumers said setting up appointments online would make scheduling much easier. And 79 percent said they want to use patient scheduling tools to book and manage their healthcare appointments online.
on November 22, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Nobody likes a no-show, and healthcare practices are no exception. Missed appointments can be a real headache across the board, creating obstacles that prevent practices from growing and providers from offering an exceptional care experience for each patient.
on November 21, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Telehealth has gained significant momentum in recent years. The COVID-19 pandemic served as a catalyst for virtual care, causing a significant uptick in adoption. Usage skyrocketed throughout 2020 and well into 2021, with more and more patients exploring telehealth as an alternative to in-person care.
on November 17, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Patient-provider communication is a critical component of the modern healthcare experience. There are numerous benefits to effective communication between patients and healthcare providers, from improving satisfaction and loyalty to increasing healthy clinical outcomes and engagement.
on November 15, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Community health centers (CHCs) served more than 30 million people in the U.S. in 2021, offering quality, accessible, and affordable care for the nation’s most vulnerable patients. Many CHC patients are impacted by one or more of the social determinants of health (SDOH), which have a significant impact on health outcomes and behaviors.
on November 3, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
One-size-fits-all healthcare experiences are becoming a thing of the past. The rise of healthcare consumerism has completely transformed the way providers care for patients, revealing the importance of tailoring engagement to each individual.
on October 24, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Clinical workflows can be complex and stressful for busy healthcare practices and administrative staff. From playing phone tag and fielding emails to manually entering patient information into electronic health records (EHRs), there are countless examples of frustrating workflows in a healthcare setting.
on October 6, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Clinical workflows have been cited as a source of stress and burnout for healthcare administrative staff and providers. In 2019, the National Academy of Medicine reported that healthcare worker burnout had reached crisis levels. COVID-19 further exacerbated existing challenges, leading to the surgeon general's recent advisory.
on October 3, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Clinician burnout is on the rise, and research shows that electronic health records (EHRs) aren’t always to blame.
on August 31, 2022 | By The InteliChart Team
Ensuring proper patient adherence to prescribed medications and treatment plans is a must for healthcare practices and providers—but it’s also easier said than done. Ever-evolving consumer and patient expectations can be challenging for practice staff to accommodate; however, doing so is essential for achieving positive health outcomes. Fortunately, healthcare practices can use technology to engage and empower patients to follow their providers’ recommendations and improve patient adherence.