Engage!

The Patient Experience of Tomorrow … Delivered Today!

Posted by Frank Fortner, CEO, Strategic Healthcare Connections on Aug 24, 2020 12:03:39 PM

Picture yourself walking around one of Disney's theme parks, and you come to a section of the park called "The World of PECOT." At first, you think, "Perhaps someone painted a typo on the sign," but it's clear this isn't EPCOT. After reading the sign more carefully, you realize you've just stumbled upon the Patient Experience Center OTomorrow. Excitedly, you scream, "come on, kids!"

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Experience, Patient-Centered Care, Hospital Smart Rooms, Digital Whiteboards

Now More Than Ever, Hospitals Need to Focus on Patient Entertainment and Distraction

Posted by Allen Technologies on Aug 17, 2020 3:05:45 PM

In the days before COVID-19, the day-to-day hospital patient experience was filled with plenty of opportunities to stay socially engaged, stimulated, and distracted.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Experience, COVID-19, Smart TVs, Patient Entertainment

Do TVs Really Matter to Patients? Why upgrading to smart TVs improves patient experience

Posted by Allen Technologies on Aug 7, 2020 12:49:04 PM

A day in the hospital can be long, boring and lonely without someone or something to break the monotony. Perhaps never more so than now.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Education, Operational Efficiency, Hospital Smart Rooms, Smart TVs, Patient Entertainment

Why Hospitals Must View Patients as Consumers

Posted by Allen Technologies on Aug 4, 2020 11:09:41 AM

The American healthcare industry is known for many things—sadly, a pleasant patient experience isn’t always them. In large part, that’s because many hospitals have yet to adapt to meet the expectations of patients who are increasingly discerning, demanding, and technologically savvy consumers.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Experience, Patient Engagement, Patient-Centered Care, COVID-19

Automating Patient Education: How hospitals are Using existing hospital technology to solve new problems

Posted by Allen Technologies on Jun 29, 2020 3:48:28 PM

Educating patients while they are in the hospital is a challenge for busy nursing teams even in the best of times. And in the happiest of situations, like teaching a new mother about breastfeeding and infant care, for instance.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Education, Automated Education

How COVID-19 Accelerates the Need For Tech-Enabled Patient Education

Posted by Allen Technologies on Jun 12, 2020 10:30:00 AM

The best way to get patients back in the door is to send happy patients out the door. Improving the patient education experience is key.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Education, Digital Signage, Automated Education, Digital Whiteboards

The Correlation between Patient Education and Patient Satisfaction

Posted by Allen Technologies on Jun 4, 2020 4:48:56 PM

Hospitals and nurses have long known that patients who are well educated about their health and treatment are likely to follow their care plan. With increased communication channels, patients are more likely to report better patient satisfaction, both of which positively impact health outcomes and hospital reimbursement.

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Education, Patient Satisfaction, emr integration, nurse efficiency

How Modern Hospitals Improve Patient Outcomes

Posted by Allen Technologies on May 19, 2020 2:30:42 PM

Hospitals are under constant pressure to improve patient outcomes for many reasons. Among them, healthcare consumerism is creating a market for better-informed patients. Health outcomes and low readmission rates are two criteria patients use to choose a hospital. 

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Education, Patient Communication, Discharge Planning, Reducing Readmissions

5 Things to Know about Hospital Smart Rooms

Posted by Allen Technologies on Mar 20, 2020 12:37:30 PM

Hospital smart rooms are disrupting traditional patient room designs.  They also are transforming the traditional patient experience. 

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Operational Efficiency, Hospital Efficiency, Hospital Smart Rooms

Three Ways Patients Want Hospitals to Improve the Patient Experience 

Posted by Allen Technologies on Mar 3, 2020 12:00:28 PM

Pick up any newspaper, turn on any TV or open any news web site and it is clear that healthcare accessibility and costs are top of mind concerns for American consumers. In the latest Politico poll, about 80% of respondents – in both parties – said lowering healthcare costs was “extremely” or “very” important. 

Read More

Topics: Allen Technologies, Patient Experience, Patient Communication, Discharge Planning

Engage with Allen

Expand your knowledge of patient engagement software, best practices, and more. Read informative, healthcare news within each post. Subscribe to stay connected and engaged with Allen Technologies.

Achieve the Quadruple Aim with Allen:

  • Improved Hospital Efficiency
  • Satisfied Patients
  • Happy Clinicians
  • Improved Outcomes

Subscribe Here!

Recent Posts