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11 Top Patient Questions about Telehealth

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, May 19, 2016
As we've written before, a majority of patients are now interested in doing telehealth visits. Whether you're considering telehealth or you already have a program up-and-running, you have patients who want the kind of convenient care that telemedicine can offer....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Patient Engagement, Patient Satisfaction, patients, Practice Management, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine software

Will Your Patients Actually Use Telemedicine? The Stats Say Yes

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Mar 30, 2016
It makes sense to wonder, before investing in telemedicine, whether your patients will actually use it. The benefits of a patient-centered healthcare experience are clear: it's convenient, cost-saving and efficient, too. But as anyone who's worked in health IT knows, tech adoption can be sluggish. So, will patients use telemedicine? To take a little inspiration from a Magic 8 Ball, "all signs point to yes."...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, connected patient, early adoption, health tech, millennial, Patient Satisfaction, patient surveys, Practice Management, practice mgmt, rural care, speciality care, telehealth, Telemedicine

7 Mobile Marketing Tips to Expand Your Medical Practice

Posted by Sophorn Chhay, Mar 21, 2016
In this day and age, you not only need to be marketing your medical practice, you need to mobile-friendly! Two-thirds of Americans currently own a smartphone and many will be finding you or browsing your practice website on their phones....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, connected patient, hcmktg, health marketing, healthcare marketing, mHealth, mobile, mobile health, mobile marketing, Patient Engagement, patient feedback, patient marketing, Patient Satisfaction

Why Telemedicine Could Be a Game-Changer for Your Practice

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Dec 16, 2015
Chances are you’ve heard all about telemedicine by now. You may even be seriously considering adding telemedicine services to your own practice....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health IT, health tech, HIT, Patient Satisfaction, physician-first, physicians, Practice Management, profitability, revenue, telehealth, Telemedicine

How to Build Your Physician Brand Online

Posted by Drew Stevens, PhD, Oct 15, 2015
Reputation management. If you’re ever used a contractor or scrolled through the customer reviews to decide on an Amazon purchase, you have a pretty good idea what that phrase means. It’s about managing your brand – cultivating a positive presence online. And it’s becoming an increasingly important part of how physicians stay competitive in today’s market....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, brand, concierge medicine, hcmktg, healthcare marketing, Marketing, online presence, Patient Satisfaction, Practice Management, reviews, website

Physicians Answer: Tips to Running a Profitable Practice

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Jul 24, 2015
We don't need to tell you what you already know: running a profitable practice is a challenge. Physicians are dealing with more challenges now than ever, between balancing revenues and overheads, monetizing after-hours care, and competing with urgent care clinics....
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Topics: advertising, eVisit Blog Posts, concierge medicine, doctor-patient relationship, hcmktg, Marketing, Patient Satisfaction, Practice Management, profitability, revenues

5 Videos to Share With Diabetes Patients

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Jul 16, 2015
When crafting your patient engagement strategy, you want to focus on empowering your patients in their own health decision-making. Autonomy is the foundation of lifelong good health, especially for patients with chronic conditions, like diabetes. In fact, there's a vast number of great diabetes resources on the Web, including lots of YouTube videos....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, chronic care, diabetes, diabetic, diet, exercise, innovation, lifestyle, nutrition, Patient Engagement, patient portal, Patient Satisfaction, videos

3 Social Media Lessons from the Mayo Clinic

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Jun 18, 2015
When you think of social media geniuses, your brain may not jump immediately to the Mayo Clinic. But did you know that the Mayo Clinic was the top Health Information Website in 2015? That's thanks to its enormous Facebook and Twitter following, YouTube content publishing, multiple blogs and podcasts. It'd be difficult not to recognize the Mayo Clinic with that kind of reach....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Bret Larsen, digital health, doctor-patient relationship, mHealth, Patient Engagement, Patient Satisfaction, Practice Management, practice marketing, social media, Tips

3 Ideas Your Practice Should Steal from Southwest

Posted by Bret Larsen, Jun 9, 2015
It's the phrase every physician has heard 10,000 times: "patient satisfaction." The industry is all about it. Many practices pour countless resources into improving it. But raising patient satisfaction is often an elusive goal, and not always the best primary focus for improving your medical practice....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, employee satisfaction, Patient Satisfaction, Practice Management, southwest

Infographic: How to Reduce Patient Wait Times

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Mar 26, 2015
The amount of time patients spend waiting in your office may seem like a small factor when it comes to patient satisfaction. But it can actually have a huge effect. A recent Software Advice survey found a staggering 97% of patients were frustrated by wait times. Patients often use online review sites to gauge average wait times before selecting a new doctor. And perhaps most surprising, 41% of patient are willing to see another doctor to reduce their wait time. That means your wait times could be costing you patients....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Infographics, Patient Satisfaction, patient wait times

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