The holy grail of interoperability – better quality care with an improved experience for the patient, at lower cost while facilitated by the secure exchange of information about participants in the health system—is still an elusive one for most providers.Interoperability is clearly becoming a necessary component of healthcare reform and value-based delivery. In order to perform and meet the demands of new business models, providers need to leverage care settings across the network to ensure that patients receive appropriate care in the most cost-effective and efficient setting.Download this white paper to learn how healthcare providers have much to gain by extending interoperability across their networks and into the community.
The landscape of mobility strategies and mobile device usage in hospitals is maturing – but there is still a long way to go.Mobility is the future of healthcare communications, though the particulars of that future remain in flux. Now in its fifth year, Spok’s annual Mobility in Healthcare Survey is starting to reveal some longer-term trends in addition to annual snapshots. In July 2016, more than 550 healthcare professionals participated in our survey to reveal the current state of mobility strategies in healthcare. Get the results and analysis now.