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Adding clinical decision support and the ability to see patient activity outside the four walls of the hospital enabled, among other things, a 94% reduction in Dilaudid use at CalvertHealth in Maryland.
CaroMont Regional Medical Center reduces ER overflow hours from 1,700 to just 148 by using telehealth, reports Healthcare IT News Managing Editor Bill Siwicki in a recent case study.
The 72-practice Community Care Physicians has used patient engagement tech to improve its no-show rate by 35% and send 776,000 COVID-related newsletters to patients, also reminding them of their telehealth appointments during the pandemic.