Before the Affordable Care Act and the movement of value-based care, hospitals really didn’t have to worry about making sure patients didn’t return to the hospital after discharge. Hospitals are facing penalties for readmission. Patient engagement has gone from being a theory to what organizations are now implementing to save money. Both patients and health organizations are seeking ways to learn ...

The state of Digital Health is shaping and with the price of readmission rising more organizations are being pushed to put value-based care initiatives as a priority. Despite the trend of revenue cycle management being deemed more important, there are a few forward-thinking hospitals that have Patient Engagement on the road map. A study by American Society for Quality highlighted that Patient E...