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Setting Up Android Cloud for Push Notifications – Client Success Webinar

In this week's webinar we'll walk through how to set up Android Cloud for Push Notifications in MobileSmith.  Take a look at our Client Success Webinar Schedule for 2016, where we'll discuss various topics and guide you through using the MobileSmith platform every other Wednesday.  We'll also make these recordings available on demand in case you are unable to attend.  Let us know if you have a topic that you would like us to cover!

By |August 19th, 2016|1101|0 Comments

Did You Know You Can Get Certified at Your Location?

Last week we completed another certification training in Raleigh.  Did you know you can now get certified at your location with as little as 2 people committed to the program?  Click the link above for more info.

By |August 16th, 2016|1101|0 Comments

How to Encourage Patient Referrals in a Mobile App World

As a marketer, patient referrals are impacting your bottom line, whether you know it or not.  An estimated 20 to 40 percent of patients who receive referrals from physicians never even complete them, leaving money on the table for providers across the country. When searching for care options, word-of-mouth still is a powerful patient referral mechanism for your most loyal brand promoters. Here are a few ways  to impress patients and influence others with mobile:  Bring new use [...]

By |August 10th, 2016|Mobile App Development, Mobile Strategy|0 Comments

The Secret to a Value-Based Payment Model: Better Tech

The reimbursement conversation is well under way at the water cooler among clinicians and healthcare execs, and for good reason.  The  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services plan to have 55 percent of all fee-for-service (FFS) payments replaced by a value-based payment (VBP) model by the end of 2016.  The reason for the switch?  Improved quality of care for patients, and less focus on the quantity of services provided as means for reimbursement. Maybe it hasn't been a quick or easy transition - you might [...]

By |July 20th, 2016|Mobile App Development, Mobile Strategy|0 Comments

Check Out Our New Mobile Health App Templates!

We have available several mHealth app templates to help you get started.  Let your client success rep know if you want one of these in your account, or if you have an idea for one!

By |July 19th, 2016|1101|0 Comments

Video: Setting Up Your Detail View Canvas

In this video, learn how to set up your detail view canvas - including adjusting the page height, adding a header and footer, and viewing data in this step-by-step tutorial with MobileSmith's product team.

By |July 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Physician Referrals Made Easy Using Mobile Apps

Proper physician referrals can be a valuable cost-saver for healthcare providers, but you may be surprised at how much of a guessing game it can be.  According to a study by Kyruus, 62 percent of all misdirected referrals are caused by a lack of information on specialists. A recent trend we've been following is the creation of mobile apps as a solution.  With nearly 20 million "clinically inappropriate" referrals each year, physician referrals are due for a [...]

By |June 15th, 2016|Mobile App Development, Mobile Strategy|0 Comments

Reducing Unnecessary ER Visits with Mobile Apps

Unnecessary ER visits are a costly problem your hospital likely doesn’t have a permanent solution for.  What about those minor strains, fractures, and other acute illnesses emergency rooms have been treating for years?  Consider these eyebrow-raising stats: Recent studies suggest minor illnesses could save hospitals over 4 billion dollars annually if treated at urgent care centers. 71 percent out of 6.5 million ER visits analyzed by Truven Health were found to be avoidable. BlueCross BlueShield found that [...]

By |June 9th, 2016|Mobile App Development|0 Comments

View Upcoming Client Success Webinars and Watch on Demand!

Have questions about how to use MobileSmith when building mobile apps?  Not to worry!  Take a look at our Client Success Webinar Schedule for 2016, where we'll discuss various topics and guide you through using the MobileSmith platform every other Wednesday.  We'll also make these recordings available on demand in case you are unable to attend.  Let us know if you have a topic that you would like us to cover!

By |June 6th, 2016|1101|0 Comments