Browsing articles in "Health Consumerism"
May
20
2011

Health Language Engine translate clinical diagnosis into consumer friendly terms

Complex medical terms are automatically translated into easy-to-understand consumer friendly terminology that arms employees with knowledge to proactively improve their health and healthcare. Health Language, Inc. (HLI), the global leader in medical terminology management, is teaming with Dossia, a leading health management system provider whose founding members include many of the country’s major employers, to improve the user experience and utility of the Dossia Personal Health Record for employees, retirees, and their dependents. Dossia has [...]

May
12
2011

In America ability to access and pay for healthcare dropped to a historic low in April,Thomson Reuters

www.reuters.com(Source) consumer sentiment index produced by Thomson Reuters. Americans’ confidence in their ability to access and pay for healthcare dropped to a historic low in April, according to a consumer sentiment index produced by Thomson Reuters. Consumers reported their greatest difficulty paying for healthcare services since the sentiment index was launched in December 2009. More respondents reported a reduction in or loss of insurance coverage in the latest index survey, resulting in more canceled or [...]

Dec
28
2010

Health Consumerism

Today’s healthcare is no more old styled patient doctor relationship, rather it is the new turf to healthcare professionals due to increasing demands from consumers to be more open and more accommodating to the ever increasing knowledge base of each individual being under treatment to that particular illness or health problem.

Dec
27
2010

Health & Technology

Coming in grip with technology to provide better healthcare is a passion and to see it working and making processes easy and time saving.