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Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze? How to Justify an eConsent Solution for your Hospital

By Cody Strate on Jul 10, 2019

In today’s health care environment, competition is fierce for every budget dollar. Convincing your executive team to invest in an eConsent tool requires more than saying it “feels” like the right solution or that you were “wowed” by the product demo.

Topics: Electronic Forms Informed Consents Bedside Patient Experience Hospital forms EMR Integration eConsent Bedside Consent eConsents Informed Consent econsent business case Bedside Registration
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Access and Halifax Health: Boosting Clinician and Patient Satisfaction

By Cody Strate on May 23, 2019

Access and Halifax Health have been on a paperless journey since 2012. One of the benefits of our long-term partnership is that we’ve made strides together – including two big “firsts” we just announced.

Topics: MEDITECH Patient Experience eForms Surgical Services Informed Consents Bedside Patient Experience Patient eSignature patient intake forms paperless hospital Bedside Consent Informed Consent halifax health doctor experience Bedside Registration
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Cooper University Health Care + 4.5 Million Pieces of Paper Saved + Epic Informed Consents

By Cody Strate on Apr 5, 2019

For the past two years, Cooper University Health Care has used Access eForms solutions in its Registration department. And, since ditching paper for digital forms, the provider has seen some impressive results. Cooper now captures more than 20,000 patient electronic signatures each week, and has eliminated more than 4.5 million pieces of paper.

Topics: eForms Epic Informed Consents Patient Electronic Signature Hospital paper form Mobile form eConsent Bedside Consent eConsents Informed Consent Oncology Consent cooper university hospital
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eSignature for Informed Consent: It’s a Numbers Game

By Cody Strate on Mar 28, 2019

Much of the country is focused on college hoops right now with player stats like turnovers, points-per-game and rebounds dominating office and break-room conversations everywhere.

Topics: MEDITECH Informed Consents Bedside Patient Experience Patient eSignature Hospital forms Patient electronic forms OR delays Bedside Consent Cerner Forms Suite Informed Consent Cerner eForms surgical services delays
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Survey Says: Paper Informed Consents Used in Up to 93% of Cerner, Epic and Meditech Hospitals

By Cody Strate on Jan 31, 2019

Access recently hosted two webinars – one for Epic clients, and a second for Meditech hospitals – about EMR Integrated & Tablet-Enabled Informed Consent Solutions. They followed a similar Cerner webinar we hosted in late-November 2018.

Topics: MEDITECH Cerner Epic Informed Consents Patient Electronic Signature Bedside Patient Experience Patient eSignature Electronic medical forms eForms software Paperless Forms Patient electronic forms eConsent OR delays hospital eforms paperless hospital Bedside Consent Cerner Forms Suite Access eForms eConsents Informed Consent Tablet Consent Cerner eForms
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Keep Patient Satisfaction High at Bedside and Discharge

By Cody Strate on Sep 12, 2018

Part 3 of Access’s Improving your Hospital’s HCAHPS Score Strategy series

Topics: Patient Experience Surgical Services Electronic Forms Informed Consents HCAHPS Patient Electronic Signature Bedside Patient Experience Bedside Consent Informed Consent surgical services delays doctor experience reimbursement
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Tablet-enabled Forms Hand-off. Game changer?

By Cody Strate on Aug 14, 2018

I think there are certain terms or expressions in our present day tech lexicon that have become undercut because of overuse. To this point, I give you “game changing.” Especially in the technology sphere, we have a tendency to play the “game-changer” card every time there’s a new app, software upgrade or iPhone release. Abuse of the term has watered down its impact and when something really is a game-changer, we automatically approach it with cynicism.

Topics: Electronic Forms Informed Consents Tablet-enabled forms Patient Forms Completion Patient Electronic Signature Bedside Patient Experience paperless hospital Bedside Consent Informed Consent doctor experience Bedside Registration