St. Luke’s hospital embraces mobile technology

Scheduling Scheduling a doctors appointment has never been easier with the introduction of the St. Luke’s University Health Network online “Make an Appointment” tool. Patients with a smartphone, tablet or computer can schedule an appointment with a St. Luke’s provider, anytime of the day or night. Patients can register to recei18ve text messages or email…

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Sarasota Memorial Hospital Robotic Surgery

Sarasota Memorial’s robotic surgery suites equip Sarasota’s minimally invasive surgeons with the latest tools and technology for robotic surgery and single incision surgery. The da Vinci® Surgical System enables surgeons to perform operations through a few small incisions – as little as 1/3 of an inch – surgeons insert the cameras and specialized instruments through…

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You Are Here: How Wayfinding Engages Patients, Visitors and Staff for a Better Experience

Everyone has experienced how difficult it is to find your way around an unfamiliar hospital. The facilities are often huge, spanning multiple buildings, each with several floors, and they may or may not have a consistent design. Wayfinding refers to the information systems that guide people through their environment , and it is attracting a…

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Henry Ford Innovation Institute partners with LogicJunction

The Henry Ford Health System’s Innovation Institute has partnered with LogicJunction to enhance the patient experience. Borrowing a page from the health system’s tinkering founder Henry Ford, the institute has set out to enhance patient care and research, training, and commercialization opportunities within the Henry Ford Health System through innovation and creative ideation. The Henry…

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