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How Wearables Are Transforming the Healthcare Industry Today

We often think of innovations as occurring in the perpetual future, but wearables are changing the healthcare industry today, even as you’re reading this article. These devices, often no larger than a watch, can track your blood pressure, heart rate and more—and wearables’ impact in healthcare is just getting started. Below, we briefly cover the [...]

By |2018-08-03T17:58:38+00:00July 30th, 2018|For Patients, Tech, Technology|0 Comments

6 Ways General Practitioners Can Promote Preventative Care

As Ben Franklin infamously put it, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Yet when it comes to preventative healthcare, many of us fall short. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans use preventative services at only half the recommended rate. […]

By |2018-08-03T17:57:46+00:00July 25th, 2018|For Doctors|0 Comments

Ways Each Doctor’s Practice Can Make Their Patients Feel Special

With today’s competitive healthcare environment, keeping your current patients happy is just as important as growing your practice. With the growth of online review sites, patients have gained the upper hand when it comes to promoting or demoting medical practices. In effect, your patients have become a powerful extension of your marketing strategy so making [...]

By |2018-07-18T20:37:33+00:00July 18th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

Creative Ways General Practitioners Can Utilize Social Media

Gone are the days when patients quietly endured long waiting room times and blindly followed their doctor’s advice. The Internet has turned patients into active consumers who take their healthcare into their own hands. Patients are also turning to social networking and online review sites for information, advice and to vent their frustrations. Patients searching [...]

By |2018-07-13T18:24:55+00:00July 5th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

For Doctors: Best Ways to Market Your Practice

Medical practices, like any other type of business, must take advantage of the wide range of marketing avenues available today. Effective marketing not only impacts the bottom line but gives your practice a competitive edge in the marketplace. On average, American consumers spend over 20 hours a week online. Considering the range of online marketing [...]

By |2018-07-13T18:00:27+00:00June 25th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

The 12 Benefits of Having Your Doctor at Your Fingertips

While telehealth services have been around for more than four decades, in the past few years the explosion of healthcare technology has really caused a boom in patient-centered telemedicine solutions. As defined by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA), telemedicine is “the remote delivery of health care services and clinical information using telecommunications technology. This includes [...]

By |2018-06-26T00:42:30+00:00June 15th, 2018|For Patients, Technology|0 Comments

The Best Time of Year to Book Your Doctors’ Appointments

Struggling to get in to see your physician? Worried about long wait times? Or maybe in between providers and not feeling positive about your search for a new practitioner? While the traditional healthcare system can be slow and frustrating, healthcare is changing. More practitioners are adopting virtual care models and apps that allow patients to [...]

By |2018-06-07T19:45:54+00:00May 30th, 2018|For Patients|0 Comments

Building Doctor/Patient Relationships Via Telehealth

While the notion of telehealth may seem deeply impersonal, it offers a faster, more effective way to connect and communicate with physicians near you. So much of the traditional healthcare system depends on time. In order to navigate the system, you need time–and a lot of it. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have time to [...]

By |2018-06-07T19:39:49+00:00May 25th, 2018|For Doctors, Tech|0 Comments

8 Questions to Ask Your General Practitioner During Your Annual Exam

You don’t get a whole lot of time to spend with your doctor. Best case scenario, you’re in his or her office for a total of 20 minutes per year, usually during your annual exam. Because you probably don’t have unlimited access to your physician, you’ve got to make every minute of your checkup count. [...]

By |2018-06-12T15:10:52+00:00May 20th, 2018|For Patients|0 Comments

Happening Now: What a Second Wave of the Flu Could Mean

When it comes to flu season, there’s some good news and bad news to report. The good news is that we’re over the hump of flu season and that most areas will start to see a plunge in the number of flu cases reported. On the other hand, there’s a whole new virus to look [...]

By |2018-05-16T23:17:06+00:00May 16th, 2018|For Doctors, For Patients|0 Comments