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IT Management

Telemedicine Reduces Likelihood of No-Show Visits Among Surgical Patients

2022 04 Nov

A recent study shows that telemedicine helped to lower the rates of no-shows among surgical patients.   The study revealed that surgical patients who used telemedicine were more likely to present themselves to their initial clinic appointment or follow-up visit during the post-surgery period, compared to those who did not use telemedicine at... Read more

IMAGING Management

Key reasons why patients 'no-show' for imaging appointments

2018 18 Jul

A new study provides insights as to why patients “no-show” for imaging appointments. Researchers found that modality type and scheduling lead time were most associated with increased rates of no-show visits (NSVs). These findings may be used to guide new interventions, such as patient reminders and flexible scheduling, to improve appointment compliance,... Read more