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Healthcare API
Healthcare is currently undergoing a massive phase of digitalization as it strives to shape its structures for the modern world, while also giving patients better access to both their practices and their health data, as mandated by the 2016 Interoperability and Cures Act[¹]. In 2020, nearly 50% of healthcare providers…

EHR patient portal
Healthcare leaders in the United States are rapidly embracing digitization to improve staff efficiency, augment patient care, and increase the overall bottom line of their practices. However, even as the majority of care providers depict a willing eagerness when it comes to incorporating digital health solutions, the imbalance between the…

Patient Self Check-In Systems
The healthcare industry has undergone significant changes in the past couple of years, especially in the arena of digital patient engagement. Consumer needs and expectations began to change during the pandemic, urging providers to swiftly adapt and offer both virtual and in-person services to ensure continuity of care. Even when…

online reservation solution covid
With the help of healthcare organizations, the U.S. government has managed to hit a major milestone in its vaccine rollout, administering 200 million vaccine shots[¹] in Biden’s first 100 days in office. However, as the next phase of the rollout kicks off and a large proportion of working-age adults try…

Communications Consent Agreement Image
The following legal agreement is available for public use at no charge, so long as the agreement is sourced back to Bridge, along with the following copyright information. CONSENT TO COMMUNICATIONS This form describes the healthcare service provider’s (“Provider”) communication methods and includes: Your consent to the specified communication methods…

Privacy policy image
The following legal agreement is available for public use at no charge, so long as the agreement is sourced back to Bridge, along with the following copyright information. ACCEPTANCE OF PRIVACY POLICY This patient portal and its services (“Service”) is provided to you by the healthcare service provider, herein referred…

Telehealth consent agreement
The following legal agreement is available for public use at no charge, so long as the agreement is sourced back to Bridge, along with the following copyright information.  AGREEMENT TO TELEHEALTH SERVICE This agreement outlines the healthcare service provider’s (“Provider”) treatment and payment policies, including your consent to receive medical…

Term of use
The following legal agreement is available for public use at no charge, so long as the agreement is sourced back to Bridge, along with the following copyright information. TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT The patient portal and its services (“Service”) is provided to you by the healthcare service provider, herein referred…

patient intake app
Digitalization has been transformative for many aspects of the healthcare industry, changing the way we store information[¹], schedule appointments and even carry out consultations[²]. When it comes to the intake process, however, the age-old clipboard, pen and paper continue to reign supreme – in spite of how inefficient and prone…

telehealth video platform
Since mid-2020, telehealth video platforms have become increasingly widespread, enabling millions of people to access their primary care provider when they are unable to leave their homes. But now that doctor’s offices have resumed in-person appointments, will telehealth slip into the background? Having seen the positive impact telehealth has on patient…