Healthcare Finance News: New technologies, hospital strategies promote patient engagement | Healthcare Finance News

“Recently, two Boston hospitals — South Shore Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital — teamed with mobile technology company Wellframe to launch a clinical pilot among patients enrolled in South Shore’s joint cardiac rehabilitation program using Wellframe’s mobile application to connect with patients in various ways outside of the hospital. According to Karen LaFond, nurse manager
 at South Shore, clinicians have seen a significant improvement in patient retention and compliance with cardiac rehabilitation care plans when using mobile applications.”