5 Digital Tools Delivering Bariatric Patient Enablement

A female patient has a virtual consultation with her physician as part of a bariatric patient enablement initiative

Are you looking for ways to better enable the bariatric patient journey?  You have come to the right place. This guide lays out five digital tools that can increase bariatric patient enablement before and after surgery, improve health outcomes, save time and resources, cut back on costs, and boost your revenue. Modern technologies hold more […]

3 Simple Surgery Marketing Tips to Beat the Competition

Beat the competition with these simple surgery marketing tips

Marketing your surgery practice doesn’t have to be complicated when you follow these three simple surgery marketing tips. According to Pew Research Center, 85% of U.S. adults are online daily, with 31% saying they’re online almost constantly.  A great online presence is vital to reaching potential patients. But you don’t have to be a marketing […]

Empower and Engage Your Patients for Better Surgical Outcomes

A physician and a team of healthcare workers discuss improving surgical outcomes in their facility.

Leveraging various patient enablement strategies to improve surgical outcomes in your practice is important for many reasons.  Each year, U.S. patients undergo around 20 million invasive surgeries. While most turn out fine, complications routinely occur.  In fact, certain post-op conditions such as deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are more common in the U.S. than […]

New moms at Sauk Prairie Healthcare embrace trailblazing technology for childbirth planning as their hospital sets a record for total annual births

Life is easier today for pregnant women and new mothers who are using groundbreaking technology at Sauk Prairie Healthcare to navigate childbirth and infant care. The Sauk Prairie Birth Center is partnering with Wellbe, a healthcare technology company, to provide online self-navigation that gives moms the personalized and on-demand guidance they need. “Education and preparation […]

5 Ways Patient Engagement Technology Is Changing Healthcare

male patient uses patient engagement technology to have a virtual consultation with his physician

The stats are in, and they are unequivocal: Patient engagement technology is revolutionizing healthcare. In this article, we explore five ways digitalization is transforming the industry, possibly for good.  Consider this: 77% of U.S. patients report they were completely or very satisfied with a virtual visit or consultation. Over half of consumers are willing to […]

6 Reasons Every Hospital Should Implement a Cloud-based System in 2022

A doctor uses his hospital’s cloud-based system

Cloud-based systems are vital in boosting growth and efficiency across multiple medical specialties. As the digital market grows, technology becomes more advanced, and patients are more engaged, it becomes more critical for hospitals to have efficient systems that allow for optimal patient care without undue IT burden.  This is especially true in the bariatric market, […]

6 Ways Hospitals Can Lower the Costs of Bariatric Surgery

hospitals can lower bariatric surgery costs with personalized care automation

Bariatric and metabolic surgery is widely considered the most efficacious way for long-term health outcomes for obesity. In 2019, surgeons performed over a quarter of a million bariatric surgeries in the United States alone (representing approximately 1.1% of all eligible patients). Personalized care automation tools can lower bariatric surgery costs for hospitals. As technology continues […]

4 Effective Ways to Educate Surgery Patients

Doctor Educates Surgery Patient

Healthcare is rapidly evolving toward patient-centricity, putting patients more in control of their own decision-making than ever before. With cutting-edge technology and growing out-of-pocket insurance costs, the digital era has encouraged patients to research more into their medical choices.  Likewise, the digital revolution provides more opportunities for medical practices to educate surgery patients better.  There […]

9 Ways to Connect With The Patient Community in Bariatrics: The Importance of Patient Enablement

As a healthcare provider and bariatrics surgeon, you are dedicated to ensuring a high success rate for your patient’s weight loss surgery. Patient engagement is critical to how successful your bariatric patient’s results will be. Ensuring their successful results through patient enablement will improve the operational outcomes for your practice as well. Connecting with your […]

Cutting Edge Technology Helps New Moms Prepare and Care for Their Baby

Wisconsin's first facility to use Wellbe

Wellbe is proud to partner with Sauk Prairie Healthcare in bringing care automation to their Birth Center.  Funded by a generous gift from Lea Culver, moms are now receiving information to meet their needs, when they need it, through ConnectedCare’s interactive patient pathways.  Lea was impressed by what she saw.  “It was great to see how […]