Originally posted in Healthcare Financial Management Association
This article was authored by Brad Brooks, CEO of TigerConnect.
Healthcare delivery is a highly mobile activity: Physicians, nurses, and ancillary care staff are constantly on the move. To communicate and access the data they need to deliver safe and effective care, providers often must do even more walking, usually to a computer workstation, telephone, or hallway, but nearly always further away from the patient…Read More »
Originally posted in The American Journal of Managed Care
This article was authored by Will O’Connor, MD, the chief medical information officer of TigerConnect.
Millions of patients are referred for specialized services each year, but as many as 45% will never make it to the referred-to clinic or hospital. Missed referrals and other appointments account for more than $150 billion in lost revenue and wasted time for healthcare organizations and costs nearly $1 million per year per employed physician…Read More »
Originally posted in Becker's Hospital Review Technology is a crucial part of hospitals and health systems across the U.S. It is used by clinicians during medical procedures, plays an increasing role in the patient financial experience, and helps document care...Read More »
Originally posted in Health Data Management
Innovation Care Partners (ICP), a TigerConnect customer, made headlines earlier this year when their ACO model was among a few that met Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) expectations, joining 31 percent of ACOs in meeting benchmarks and earning substantial savings. One way ICP is driving down costs is through better care coordination in the emergency department leveraging TigerConnect. ICP integrated the Orion Health HIE to TigerConnect to provide clinicians with real-time status alerts on patients. With this innovative integration, PCPs, care coordinators, and transition care managers are all alerted immediately when an ICP patient registers at the emergency department or for an inpatient admission.Read More »
Originally posted in Becker's Hospital Review; Content sponsored by TigerConnect Healthcare remains one of the few industries to rely on communication technologies like pagers and fax machines, both of which garnered widespread use in the 1980s but have since fallen...Read More »
Originally posted in Becker's Hospital Review; Written by Will O'Connor, M.D., TigerConnect Chief Medical Information Officer There are numerous surveys demonstrating that electronic health records (EHRs) are taking a toll on physicians. One of the most recent and large-scale surveys...Read More »
TigerText today announced that it has officially changed its corporate name to TigerConnect. The new name more accurately reflects the solution being provided by the company to the evolving healthcare landscape that must be always-connected, fully integrated, outcomes-oriented.Read More »
Trax Dental's partnership with TigerText yields first major customer win - helps Dental Partners' Dentists and Spring & Sprout Specialists SANTA MONICA, Calif. - December 22, 2017 - (Newswire.com) Trax, a reseller of leading software solutions for the dental industry,...Read More »
In a quest to innovate and expand its comprehensive clinical communication and collaboration tools, a committee will help ensure patient safety is always at the forefront of new technology and products. DANVILLE, Pa. and SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Dec. 7, 2017...Read More »
Latest offering embeds communication functionality deep into clinical workflows to deliver critical outcomes more effectively while reducing Toil for care teams SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TigerText, provider of the nation’s most broadly adopted secure messaging solution, has introduced TigerFlow Enterprise, a...Read More »
New solution to accelerate the speed of care, improve the patient experience RIDGEFIELD, NJ (September 28th, 2017) Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and TigerText, the healthcare industry’s most widely adopted clinical collaboration solution, today announced a strategic partnership to deliver an all-in-one,...Read More »