Tag Archives: Digital

At UChicago Medicine, patient satisfaction scores soar with digital rounds

At UChicago Medicine, paper-based nurse rounding was not fully capturing patients’ and families’ feedback at the point of care. THE PROBLEM The paper documentation was not readily accessible to the entire care team, and it was difficult to use in follow-up calls with patients after discharge. The paper-based rounding method did not enhance the patient… Read More »

Digital health market is frothy, but it doesn't look like a bubble

Since my company, Rock Health, began researching and tracking funding into the digital health space in 2011, we’ve reported steady growth nearly every year. 2018 was no different, with a massive $ 7.9 billion in venture filling start-ups’ coffers. But the signals we’re seeing — large, late-stage rounds at high valuations and shorter periods between… Read More »

The Biggest European Digital Healthcare Stories In 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, I take a look at some of the biggest stories that emerged from the European digital healthcare industry. Healthcare Robotics Modern robotical machine for centrifuge blood and urine testing. Medical equipment for automatic biochemical analysis of blood and serum.Getty This month (December), the European Commission announced that it would… Read More »