Our Week of Patient Engagement

Recapping our Week of Patient Engagement

While we will continue to bring you news and resources on stage 2 meaningful use and patient engagement, here what we put together this week. And for all our posts on patient engagement, view our Patient Engagement Category feed.

Patient Engagement is an Important Focus of MU Stage 2 – We identify the objectives in stage 2 and highlight our week of patient engagement on HealthcareNOWradio.com. If you missed any of these shows, download the podcasts and thanks for listening!

  • MU Live!Regina Holliday, writer, blogger, artist, national patient advocate discusses the patient role in Health IT/EHR adoption.
  • Voice of the Doctor – Dr. Nick talks to Brad Tritle on patient engagement.
  • The Tate & Hartley Show – Jim Tate and Carolyn Hartley, America’s favorite EHR experts discuss patient engagement.
  • Engage4Health – Brad Tritle talks to Lucas Tramontozzi , Zachery Jiwa, and Tyler Carruth discussing the Louisiana Health IT initiative, “Own Your Own Health”.
  • The EHR Zone – Host Ron Sterling discusses patient engagement.
  • MORE for Your PracticeKathi Browne, the “Healthcare Social Media Evangelist” walks you through the steps for getting your practice on social media.

Patient Engagement Through Social Media – Healthcare trends show a movement to a patient-centric model. Is your practice or hospital engaging on social media?

AHRQ Publishes Guide on Patient Engagement – A resource giving hospitals evidence-based strategies to engage patients and families in their care. The field-tested strategies outlined in the new Guide to Patient and Family Engagement in Hospital Safety and Quality can help hospitals make care better and safer.

Patient Engagement Resources – Tips, Lessons Learned, tool kits, and solutions to get you started with engaging patients. Get links to resources from trusted authorities and thought leaders.

Patient Engagement Video Picks – Not one of our posts this week but we found these videos earlier this month. It fits right in on this list. Watch these videos on patient engagement.