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Death of the Fax Machine: Three IT Challenges Standing in the Way of Fax's Ultimate Destruction

You can get almost any product in the world online. You can order food from your favorite restaurants on your phone. You can get psychiatric consultations, telehealth services and meet the love of your life by swiping right on the appropriate apps. But when it comes to transferring patient health information (PHI)... Read More

by Luis Castillo in Healthcare Technology Solutions, Cybersecurity, Interoperability

Jessica Finds Success by Saying ‘Yes’ to Challenges And Charity Work

Jessica Miller’s journey at Ensocare has been defined by her willingness to say ‘Yes’ to most every opportunity that comes her way. And that positive attitude has paid off handsomely for customers. Read More

by Marc Costanzo in Employee Profile

Improving and Innovating Your Care Management Processes

In early August 2018, Ensocare hosted a webinar entitled “Getting The Most Out of Your Care Management Model.” In it, Tomi Ogundimu of the Advisory Board discussed modern best practices for care management models, areas for potential improvement and specific examples of hospital systems and the steps they’ve taken to... Read More

by Mary Kay Thalken, RN, MBA in Patient Discharge, Care Management, Care Planning

Ensocare Manager Brings Marketing Prowess to MBA Students

At Ensocare, we make our impact on the healthcare field by providing care coordination and discharge management solutions that enable providers to improve patient care. But one Ensocare employee is making a difference in another way entirely: by teaching the healthcare leaders of today and tomorrow. Read More

by Marc Costanzo in Employee Profile, Hospital Culture

How Investments In Tech Help Narrow Networks and Patient Choice Coexist

Right now, two phrases are shaping the post-acute care conversation, and at first glance, it appears as if these two concepts are diametrically opposed to one another. The first phrase is “patient choice.” The second is “narrow network.” Read More

by Luis Castillo in Healthcare Technology Solutions, Narrow Networks

Managing Risk During and After Patient Discharge

No matter who your patient is, there’s no way to avoid a certain degree of risk. If there were, preventing readmissions would be a much easier prospect. Read More

by Luis Castillo in Care Transitions, Patient Discharge, Risk Stratification

How Genomics Can Bring Precision to Care Transitions

In this first installment of a monthly column called “It Things in Healthcare IT,” Luis Castillo talks genomics and the potential impact on the patient transition process. Read More

by Luis Castillo in Care Transitions, Genomics

Ensocare CEO Advises Tech Students: Choose Healthcare IT [VIDEO]

“Saving a patient’s life…that’s pretty cool.” In this short video, Ensocare President and CEO Luis Castillo shares his advice for students who are interested in entering the IT field. Read More

by Jill Reeves, MHA in Healthcare IT, Healthcare Technology Solutions

PHI to a Sandwich Shop? It’s Time to Secure Your Post-Acute Network

I want to tell you a story. This is something that happened to a customer of ours, but they weren’t a customer at the time this particular story took place. If they were, I would be mortified. Read More

by Luis Castillo in Patient Safety, Care Transitions, Post-acute Care

Luis Castillo Talks Biometrics and Wearable Tech on InterviewsNOW

Recently, Ensocare CEO Luis Castillo joined Roberta Mullin on InterviewsNOW, a featured program of HealthcareNOW radio. During their wide-ranging discussion, they touch on, "how biometric information collected passively through wearable technology can play a key role in managing patients post-discharge. The discussion... Read More

by Ensocare in Patient and Family Engagement, Mobile Technology