MyPrepSteps Adds 500 Physicians to Platform in Less Than Five Months

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MyPrepSteps Adds 500 Physicians to Platform in Less Than Five Months MyPrepSteps is now delivering cleaner colons and reducing patient anxiety in 135 clinics across the U.S. Phoenix, AZ – In less than five months over 500 gastroenterologists from 135 clinics in 31 states have recognized the value of technology that encourages better prepared and less anxious patients on procedure … Read More

Smart Clinic and Captify Health Team Up for Cleaner Bowels

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Partnership Reduces Patient Cancellations by 70% and Increases Colonoscopy Preparation by +35% Smart Clinic and Captify Health announced this month product integrations combining Smart Clinic’s mobile application with Captify Health’s patient cancellation reduction efforts. The partnership consolidates clinic technology into one easy-to-use mHealth application for the patient, increasing revenue for clinics and driving value-based care. “ Over the past seven … Read More

Smart Clinic’s Paul Berggreen, MD named one of Top Healthcare Entrepreneurs to Know by Becker’s

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Founder of Smart Clinic and Arizona Digestive Health, Dr. Paul Berggreen continues to advance the Arizona MedTech community Phoenix, AZ – In another win for Arizona Medtech startups, the founder of Smart Clinic and Arizona Digestive Health, Paul Berggreen, MD, has been named one of the “Top Healthcare Entrepreneurs to Know” by Becker’s. “It’s a great honor to have Becker’s … Read More

Can Digital Communication, mHealth Boost Patient Satisfaction?

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A new study shows that providers should turn to mHealth devices and digital communication tools to boost patient satisfaction levels. Although there is a high rate of patient satisfaction with primary care providers, there is still room for improvement with regard to digital communication and patient engagement technologies, one survey shows. The survey, conducted via Harris Poll and sponsored by … Read More

How HIPAA applies to the burgeoning world of mobile health

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At the HIMSS and Healthcare IT News Privacy & Security Forum, a legal expert and former OCR investigator offered tips on compliance. The federal regulatory environment has not kept pace with the progress of mobile health. Mobile health is driven by consumers who expect to have all sorts of information, including health data, on their phones, said Jeffrey Dunifon, an associate … Read More

mHealth Gets the Message Right in Population Health Study

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A California health plan uses text-messaging to boost member engagement and reduce unnecessary ER visits. Officials say it has a bright future in other healthcare settings as well. A California health plan has found that a text-messaging platform has boosted engagement and reduced unnecessary trips to the local emergency room. The three-month study, conducted by the Los Angeles-based, 1.14-million-member Inland … Read More

Do Doctors, Patients Take mHealth Seriously?

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About 40 percent of doctors surveyed say they recommend mHealth devices and apps, but only about 5 percent of patients say they’re getting that advice. Who’s to blame? Doctors and patients apparently have different views on the value of mHealth. A new survey conducted by Nielsen on behalf of the Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP) finds that, at most, … Read More

Cary Gastroenterology Associates Signs with Smart Clinic

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Phoenix, AZ: Smart Clinic, one of the most promising new mobile health (mHealth) technology companies, announces the signing of Cary Gastroenterology Associates, the latest medical clinic to employ Smart Clinic’s HIPPA-compliant, web-based patient engagement platform. Cary Gastroenterology is a leading private GI practice in North Carolina, and the oldest in the Cary region, consisting of seven physicians who are board-certified in … Read More

Smart Clinic Wins 2015 Arizona Innovation Challenge

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A panel of judges consisting of business and funding experts, selected Smart Clinic as one of the winners of the 2015 Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC), and one of the most promising new mHealth companies in the Valley.