How to know it's time to pay your provider a visit
Everyone feels a little out of sorts every now and then. Perhaps you feel dizzy, out of breath, fatigued or have a strange tweak of pain. When do you call your doctor for a visit without thinking that you’re behaving like a hypochondriac?
MMG Conversations: Why PE Real Estate Investors Need to Use Virtual Reality
In this Middle Market Growth Conversation, Taylor Cupp, an architect and lead technologist with national real estate development firm M.A. Mortenson Company, discusses how virtual reality technology is being used to save upfront costs on commercial real estate projects. Using real-world examples such as SunTrust Park, home of the Atlanta Braves, he discusses the technology,
Last Chance to Register for 'Why PE Real Estate Investors Need to Use Virtual Reality' Webcast
ABOUT THE WEBINAR // âIf you build it, they will comeâ is a well-known mantra (apologies to "Field of Dreams"). But in todayâs complex construction and development industry, it doesnât necessarily hold true. The problem is that not all spaces are designed for the way people actually use them. Now there is a solution Today, virtual reality is helping real estate investors analyze the way people move through a space before they even break ground. In conjunction with real-world prototyping,…
Patient Experiences: How Well Providers Communicate
This display helps you compare the care quality and patient experience ratings for up to three clinics. If a clinic has no HealthScore rating for a specific measure, it has no reportable information. This could be due to not offering that type of care; having too few patients who received that care; not submitting information; or recently being renamed or closed Use the back button in your browser to return to the full list of clinics and change your selections to compare. Don't…
Tips to Save Money on Your Next Doctor’s Visit
June 18, 2015 Choosing a doctor or other health care practitioner can be a real pain! There are many things to consider: the doctor’s training, experience and credentials; references, recommendations or ratings from other patients; his or her “bedside manner;” any history of disciplinary measures or malpractice; and, of course, whether or not the practice takes your health insurance. Medical expenses can add up quickly and…
HGB named a top ACO provider in the nation based on quality measurements
Monday, December 17, 2018 Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital has been ranked as second of 260 hospitals across the nation for quality outcomes, patient satisfaction, cost containment and provider engagement as a member of Caravan Health’s Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). HGB participates in the Southern Michigan ACO, which was recently named Caravan Health’s ACO of the Year ACOs are groups of doctors, hospitals, and other health…
'Net neutrality' ends, your internet provider can change how you use the internet
Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change -- though not right away -- following the official demise Monday of Obama-era internet protections.
Top 6 Places to visit when it's raining!
Top Spots When Beaufort’s Under the Weather When the rain comes pouring down and is accompanied by the skyscape of gloomy clouds, it can dampen the radiating glow that Beaufort holds on all of us, but only outdoors! Within Beaufort, Port Royal & The Sea Islands, we have great indoor attractions, like the Santa Elena History Center, which provides Beaufort’s great history starting from the 1560’s…
The '10 commandments' for patient-centered care
Although aimed at physicians, the rest of us can learn a thing or two by reading these edicts — and encouraging our personal health-care providers to follow them.
Should You Outsource Your Bookkeeping? What are the options?
There are several options available depending on your needs. Bookkeeping Services: Traditional or Virtual, Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
How to Make EHRs Usable: Bring the Data to the Providers
By Julie Mann The real problem, however, isn’t solely the EHRs themselves. Rather, as pointed out in these articles, the challenge facing providers is that a single EHR system rarely contains all the information providers need to deliver optimal care. Relevant, actionable data could be in another health system’s EHR, a web-based payer portal, a data analytics application or health information exchange (HIE), to name a…
Virtual Visits May Top Office Appointments for Care Quality, Experts Say
Not only is telemedicine convenient, it may actually produce better outcomes — at least, in some cases. Experts are increasingly finding new benefits provided by the advanced technology A recent study released by the American Journal of Managed Care reviewed data provided by Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. The hospital began offering virtual visits in 2012 with their MGH TeleHealth Program. The program expanded to also…
How virtual reality is improving end-of-life care
In the UK, terminally ill patients are being transported from the hospice to other worlds.
Virtual reality has emerged as a hot topic in banking with the rise of artificial intelligence, innovation labs, and the eath of the physical bank branch. There’s a way to tap into the mind of the customer through VR, but how it should fit into the business is still a mystery for most Venture capital funding in VR totaled $2 billion from 2015-2016, according to Digi-Capital and revenue from VR is expected to hit $162 billion or more by 2020 from $5.2 billion…
5 Tips to Bring New Life to Your Social Profiles
When was the last time you updated your social media profiles? Are they starting to feel drab or dated? Your social profiles may be in dire need of a refresh! And are you sharing the types of updates tailored to the latest platform designs and suited for today’s social media marketing? With recent changes to major platforms, you may be missing out on using some of the cool new options. To freshen up your social media profiles and take advantage of the latest…
Of Zuck’s Visit to Nigeria, Euphoria and Important Lessons
Zuck’ s visit to Nigeria is a big deal. With two trips within one week, he helped draw attention to Nigerian tech startups, offered some form of validation for Nigeria’s tech ecosystem, held high-level meetings with the Nigerian government, attended a major tech event hosted by the Presidency for start-ups, and left a strong impression about simplicity. I pity the next Nigerian big man that harasses…
How providers use telemedicine to expand care delivery
For people who live in rural areas, getting needed access to healthcare can be a hassle, but facilities across the U.S. and Canada are using telemedicine to solve that problem.
29 Surreal Places In America You Need To Visit Before You Die
If you live in the U.S., you don't need a passport to see what mother nature has to offer Posted on Mar 10, 2014, 8:29:48 PM GMT AER Wilmington DE / Flickr: [email protected] / Creative Commons Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Pinterest In Mendenhall Valley of Juneau stands this 12-mile glacier that is home to some incredibly surreal ice caves. If you follow the West Glacier trail, you can get a chance to see these whimsical ice clouds for yourself. Advertisement Pinterest…