February 13, 2017

Let’s Connect at HIMSS 2017

Visit ViiMed in the Innovation Zone (#7785-71) to learn how we can help you coordinate care for joint replacement surgeries and engage your chronic disease patients. Next week, more than 40,000 healthcare professionals will descend on Orlando for the 2017 HIMSS conference. This is one of our favorite weeks of the year, where we get to talk with smart, passionate people about how they’re driving better patient care. We'd love to meet you...

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December 15, 2016

Five Digital Health Predictions for 2017

2016 has been a big year for healthcare IT. Between policy shifts and the adoption of new technologies, there has never been a more exciting time in healthcare. As we wrap up the year and look ahead to 2017, the team at ViiMed pulled together a few predictions about what we can expect: 1. Explosion of data will impact care delivery (for better and worse) - Connected devices, wearables, and activity trackers are creating more patient-generated data than ever. For providers, th...

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November 21, 2016

Five Ways to Engage Patients Between Visits

Quality and cost. Two of the most important elements of the healthcare industry today, and key ingredients driving the shift from volume- to value-based care. Providers face tremendous pressure to deliver higher-quality care at a lower cost, and engaging patients in their own care can help on both of these fronts. On top of better health outcomes, engaged patients also typically report h...

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November 16, 2016

Solving the Diabetes Dilemma

Diabetes affects more than 29 million people in the United States, or roughly 9% of the population. Of that number, 8.1 million are undiagnosed. Diabetes is a huge problem that places an enormous burden on patients, caregivers, and even our economy, and we must act now to reduce its devastating effects. POLITICO and Novo Nordisk teamed up on World Diabetes Day to host an event about this issue and...

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