Guest post: Achieving an 82% ROI with smartphones.

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February 24, 2015
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We can’t do anything if we can’t communicate! It is as basic and essential to our survival as the air we breathe, creating connections that allow us to effectively deliver coordinated care and optimal patient outcomes. All hospitals can experience communication issues and delays in one form or another. These are usually long-standing problems that […]

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Games of the heart.

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February 17, 2015
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Scrolling through my Facebook feed recently, a Mashable story about a new iPhone app caught my eye. The story began: “Your heartbeat just got gamified.” Of course I had to check it out. Mobile devices that track physical activity and measure biometrics such as heart rate and blood pressure have been a hot topic over […]

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These boots were made for walking!

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February 11, 2015
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I’m proud to be co-chair of the 2015 Manasota March for Babies, the Sarasota and Manatee County, Florida, chapter of the annual national event to benefit March of Dimes. I’m sure you’re familiar with March of Dimes, the nonprofit organization dedicated to helping moms have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Serving with me as co-chair […]

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On a mission.

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February 6, 2015
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You may have heard the news about this week’s opening of UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay. After more than 10 years of planning and construction, this “next-generation,” $1.5 billion facility opened in San Francisco on Sunday, generating a lot of excitement about its impressive technology and optimal healing environment for patients. Some news stories […]

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Is there a Voalte solution for first-time parents?

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January 26, 2015
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Communication is key in every relationship. It’s a foundation of happy marriage. It’s the gel in the most successful business partnerships. And it’s absolutely paramount on the Labor and Delivery floor of a hospital. Support staff, nurses and doctors working together, communicating effectively and efficiently to deliver babies is just another day at the office […]

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