Grateful for the challenge.
By Kenda West, Chief Operating Officer
The Gratitude Challenge is a Facebook trend that reminds us to be grateful for what we have. It’s therapeutic to step back and think for a moment about the many things for which I am grateful, especially as it relates to my career.
I’ve been fortunate to be part of an industry that is a cross-section between healthcare and technology, and which has been booming for 30 years. Yes, health IT faces difficulties related to meeting government mandates, competing for budget resources, and meeting never-ending demands with limited staffing. But what better time than National Health IT Week to reflect on what I’m grateful for in this dynamic field? Read more
Hospitals go mobile.
We’ve all experienced the ease and convenience of mobile communication with our personal smartphones. But when it comes to healthcare, going mobile is about a lot more than keeping in touch. View the infographic
Sarasota Memorial improves nurse-physician communication.
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System was first in the country to use Voalte Me for physician texting. Now physicians, nursing managers and administrators are relying on Voalte Me to send and receive secure text messages. Read the Customer Brief
The promises and pitfalls of mHealth.
By Eric Wicklund, Healthcare IT News
Dr. Harry Greenspun, Senior Advisor at Deloitte’s Center for Health Solutions, says secure messaging will be ubiquitous in healthcare in the next five years. Read more
The doctor will see you now – on your smartphone.
It’s 2 a.m., and your child is crying with a sore throat. It’s too late to see a doctor – or is it? Enter the new age of telehealth, where doctors are available to see you 24/7, and you don’t even have to leave your home. Read more
Worth the watch.By Ben King, Chief Technology Officer
I’m excited about the Apple Watch, which sports an incredible user interface that is thoughtfully designed in classic Apple style. Two features are particularly relevant for healthcare: connectivity and biometrics. Read Ben’s blog
See Voalte One in action.
Take a look at our quick video, then start planning your Mobile Communication Strategy. Watch the demo