10.09.2017

Don’t Blame Your Readers for Not Understanding

Michele Cronen, Managing Associate Editor

If most of the people you’re trying to communicate with aren’t responding in the way you intended, there’s a good chance that the problem is YOU. Michele Cronen explains why and what you can do to make your messages understood in...

Read More

09.21.2017

Health Literacy—Not All Patient Education is Created Equal

Christy Calhoun, Senior Vice President, Consumer Health Experience

With so much health information out there, it’s easy to feel uncertain about which to trust, and feel too overwhelmed to make decisions or take action. Learn how good patient education gives helps people make better health decisions and...

Read More

08.30.2017

Functional and Handsome—Patient Instructions for Better Patient Recall

Steve Graepel, Visual Strategist

Helping people make better health decisions. The Healthwise mission is resolute and we’ve exemplified these words for over 40 years through medically accurate and patient-centered content. But learning is so much more than reading and...

Read More

08.17.2017

One Moment That Mattered—A Physician’s Perspective on Patient Education

Dr. Adam Husney, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Adam Husney shares his professional insight on trusted, reliable patient education that’s good for patients and providers. Easy-to-use, solid patient education provides a better opportunity to strengthen relationships and get to what...

Read More

07.12.2017

6 Ways Content as a Service Boosts Your Business

Andrea Blum, Director, Solution Strategy

The number of ways that health care organizations can integrate Healthwise CaaS are almost endless. Here are six examples of how Healthwise CaaS can help health care organizations be more efficient and focused on their core business instead of...

Read More

06.21.2017

5 Reasons Health Care Organizations Crush on Content as a Service

Andrea Blum, Director, Solution Strategy

What’s not to love about Healthwise Content as a Service (CaaS)? Separating content and form is good for organizations. It’s efficient and saves resources. You control how it works with your brand and objectives. It allows for social...

Read More

04.12.2017

Extend Your Reach: Care Coordination for Chronic Care Patients

Healthwise Care Coordination Team

When patients have multiple chronic conditions, it’s especially challenging to ensure continuity of care. Chronic diseases and conditions are among the most common, expensive, and preventable health problems in the U.S., and it’s not...

Read More

04.06.2017

How Care Coordination Can Help Create High-Quality, Cost-Saving Care Transitions

Healthwise Care Coordination Team

Patients undergoing care transitions are particularly vulnerable and are likely to benefit from care coordination interventions. Learn how to help patients and their families make smooth transitions—even if they’re receiving care in...

Read More

03.30.2017

Can You and Your Patients Have It All? Why You Should Personalize and Standardize Care Plans

Healthwise Care Coordination Team

Maybe it’s a game plan, maybe it’s a road map—whatever the visual is, it’s a familiar concept to many of us. Patients and clinicians benefit when everyone’s on the same page. Building a personalized yet consistent...

Read More

03.21.2017

Why Patient Education is a “Need-to-Have” for Successful Care Coordination

Healthwise Care Coordination Team

Patient education is no longer a “nice-to-have.” It’s an integral part of delivering patient care and a key component to care coordination success. According to a recent survey published by the Health Intelligence Network, 71...

Read More