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Implement Patient eSignature in These Two Areas ASAP | Part 1 - Registration

By Brandy Taylor on Nov 6, 2018

It’s a given that a patient’s hospital journey starts with a pile of paper in Registration.

Topics: Registration patient registration Electronic Forms Patient Electronic Signature Patient eSignature Hospital forms paperless hospital wacom Bedside Registration paperless registration
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How Electronic Patient Signature Solutions Can Demolish Patient Satisfaction in Registration

By Cody Strate on Oct 3, 2018

 

Visual person? Watch the video. Bookworm? Read on. Both? Let's go!

Topics: MEDITECH Patient Experience eSignatures patient registration patient access Patient Satisfaction Patient Signatures Patient Electronic Signature Bedside Patient Experience Patient eSignature Patient electronic forms Bedside Consent wacom topaz Bedside Registration
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Rethinking Your HCAHPS Score Strategy: Part 2

By David Wells on Aug 29, 2018

Create the best first impression for patients

Topics: Patient Experience patient registration Electronic Forms HCAHPS Patient Electronic Signature Bedside Patient Experience
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One Patient Signature to Rule them All?

By Cody Strate on Aug 16, 2018

“Can I capture just one electronic signature from the patient and apply it to all registration forms?”

Topics: Patient Experience patient registration compliance Patient Signatures Patient Electronic Signature Patient electronic forms Bedside Consent informed consent risks paper consent risks
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How do eForms Improve the Patient Intake Process?

By Clayton Homme on Apr 9, 2018

As competition among providers heats up, patient engagement is ranking higher and higher on healthcare organizations’ lists of top priorities. Hospitals are spending enormous amounts of money trying to improve patient satisfaction; in 2016, hospital care spending amounted to $1.1 trillion―32 percent of all U.S. healthcare spending. Better hospital care and greater patient satisfaction starts with a smooth patient intake process.

Topics: patient registration
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Patient Intake Process: 4 Ways to Improve Patient Satisfaction

By David Wells on Feb 1, 2018

The last time the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services conducted a survey, it counted almost 126 million annual outpatient department visits alone, which doesn’t even take into account individuals with overnight stays.

Topics: patient registration
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How Hawaii’s Busiest Emergency Room Went Paperless with Electronic Patient Signatures (and Your Hospital Can, Too).

By Clayton Homme on Dec 5, 2017

The news is in on paper consent forms. And it isn’t good. A comprehensive study conducted by

It seems like almost every healthcare IT vendor these days is touting their “touch free” or “paper free” technology, to the point where “paperless” has become an over-used buzzword. The dirty little secret for most vendors and their solutions? While they do remove some hard copies, they also leave behind pesky pockets of paper. This means that staff members have to retrieve forms and get patients to fill in and sign them, both at the bedside and in registration. Then those forms need to be copied, sent to medical records/HIM and scanned. This is a time-consuming, error-prone process which delays the availability of information for clinicians.

But there is a better way.


 

Topics: Emergency Department procedural consents consent forms eForms eSignatures paperless hospital emergency room patient registration patient access admissions Patient Electronic Signature