Healthcare Consumerism and What It Means to Hospitals?

Health Consumerism is broadly defined as “a movement that advocates patients’ involvement in their own healthcare decisions. It is a movement from the ‘doctor says/patient does’ model to a ‘working partnership’ model.” Health consumerism takes notes from the retail industry. The retail industry places a high…

How Smart Technologies Can Help Hospitals in Patient Throughput and Capacity Management

Crowded emergency rooms and snaking patient queue, busy personnel always in a rush. Winding corridors and long wait times. A feeling that everything is ready to burst from the seams. An overwhelming sense of being in a space that is running beyond full capacity…where everything…