Freed Associates

Jim Buckheit featured in Becker's Hospital Review

What improvements in patient engagement would truly benefit providers and their patients? I recently attended the “4th Annual Summit on Engaging Patients in Population Health Across the Care Continuum,” sponsored by the Northern California Chapter of HIMSS. Based on conference input, it is clear that everyone in the health continuum – clinicians, hospital systems, payers, government entities, caregivers and patients – can make thoughtful changes within the realm of “patient engagement.” The potential rewards include improvements in patient satisfaction, quality and safety and financial/operations efficiency.

Consultant Jim Buckheit recently produced an article entitled, “Conference Reveals New Provider Perspectives in Patient Engagement” that was featured in Becker’s Hospital Review.

Read the full publication here.