Starting November 2, 2020, the called for by the 21st Century Cures Act goes into effect. The regulations spell out what is already part of law — that patients have access to their healthcare records, and healthcare providers must share data and records with other providers for…


Meaningful change in the way we deliver clinical care in American healthcare organizations is a slow and arduous path. about the gravity that healthcare holds, from complex business and clinical operations to regulations to bespoke arrangements with payors.

We are always looking for ways to measure…


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My mentor and first division chief had a quip about EHRs — they have become feature rich, and function poor.

Think about that for a moment.

In health care, we manage a great deal of complexity, across a range of different specialties and different needs of people. We…


TL;DR

•Digital health is a growing area that enables more home-based testing and care, convenience, and more scalable access to knowledge

•ECG, sleep assessments, computer vision, and virtual triage represent initial digital tools patients are likely to use and bring to internists’ attention

• Performance varies by tool and modality…


TL;DR

•Digital health is a growing area that enables more home-based testing and care, convenience, and more scalable access to knowledge

•ECG, sleep assessments, computer vision, and virtual triage represent initial digital tools patients are likely to use and bring to internists’ attention

• Performance varies by tool and modality…


Last month, we released a new version of the Froedtert & MCW app for on-the-go access to services, tools, and records.

While it had only been a year since our initial app launch, it was time to rewrite and rebuild our mobile experience. …


Jay Burns & Brad Crotty

During the last year, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network has continued to expand the digital tools we use to support our patients. Our online behavioral health tool (powered by Silvercloud), has grown considerably in the scope of issues to which it…


In March, we will be launching our new login and identity experience for patients signing into their portal and applications at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin.

In this post, we will share a bit about *what* patients will experience moving forward, and importantly, *why* we are making these…


Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin adopted digital to help over 9000 people to date recover safely at home

While 2020 was certainly not the year we were all expecting and hoping for, necessity has spurred innovation and change. Though virtual visits have been front of mind during the pandemic, other forms of digital health care have been making meaningful impacts on our patients.

On the Inception Vlog…

As…


In our digital age, people have expectations of efficiency and fast turnaround time. Providing a little information and answering a few questions to screen out more serious problems is all patients should need to do for common, relatively low-risk conditions.

In the future, maybe even computers will be able to…

Brad Crotty MD MPH

Chief Medical Officer, Inception Health | Chief Digital Engagement Officer, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network

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