Posted on Mar 28, 2017 11:15:03 AM by Jose Barreau, MD, CEO
Anyone who has searched a hospital wing for a paper call schedule knows how much precious time is lost trying to locate an on-call physician.
Posted on Feb 13, 2017 11:21:10 AM by Marnie Hayutin
Single-department and stand-alone solutions are becoming relics of the past. Today’s communication technology must integrate effectively with critical hospital systems and established workflow protocols.
Posted on Jan 31, 2017 8:53:02 AM by Marnie Hayutin
CINCINNATI, OHIO—With an overall performance score of 91.9 out of 100, clinical communication leader Doc Halo ranked No. 1 among competitors to earn the coveted KLAS Category Leader designation for Standard Secure Messaging. The honor was announced today in the 2017 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report.
Posted on Dec 16, 2016 9:41:38 AM by Jose Barreau, MD, CEO
The only thing more dangerous than revealing protected health information is mixing it up.
Posted on Nov 4, 2016 9:11:11 AM by Marnie Hayutin
CINCINNATI, OHIO—Doc Halo, a leader in healthcare communication and care coordination, announces the opening of its new corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati. With record sales in 2016, which added several major health systems onto its clinical communication platform, Doc Halo has committed to adding at least 65 new positions in the next several months.
Posted on Nov 2, 2016 10:38:51 AM by Elizabeth Ramsey, Director of Implementation
All enterprise communication technology implementations are influenced by this fundamental truth: Even the most innovative software is only effective if everybody is using it.
Posted on Aug 23, 2016 3:54:59 PM by Jose Barreau, MD, CEO
Much has been discussed about how real-time clinical communication can improve patient outcomes, reduce medical errors and streamline clinician workflow. You may not realize, however, that better clinical communication also leads directly to higher patient satisfaction scores.
Posted on Jul 8, 2016 9:48:35 AM by Marnie Hayutin
Several major health systems, including University of Maryland Medical System, Hospital Sisters Health System and Infirmary Health, chose Doc Halo in Q2 to provide systemwide HIPAA-compliant communication and to coordinate both acute and ambulatory care.
Posted on May 31, 2016 12:30:00 PM by Jose Barreau, MD, CEO
Considerable attention has been focused on limiting interruptions to physicians during patient encounters. No one seems concerned, however, about interrupting inpatient nurses.
Posted on May 16, 2016 11:54:00 AM by Marnie Hayutin
UPDATE: 12/22/2016—After further review, The Joint Commission has reinstated its ban on the texting of physician orders.
As the leader in healthcare secure texting, Doc Halo collaborated with The Joint Commission on the research that led to the May 2016 reversal of a previous ban on the texting of orders and continues to work with the organization to arrive at best practices.