Checking the contents of a co-workers screen remotely or checking the changing data on a patient monitor is now easier than ever.
You can now share your screen real-time, using the Alterdesk messenger. We’d love to tell you more about this! Continue reading “Update: Screen Sharing”
Recent research conducted by Pharmapartners has shown that a majority (55%) of questioned patients has no clue about the online services offered by their general practitioner. Only 7% stated that they have made new appointments online and only 3% reported having participated in an e-consultation. The numbers are even lower than the ones from 2016’s eHealth Monitor, though the conclusion is the same: GPs need to raise awareness about their digital services. Continue reading “General Practitioner: Promote your Online Services”
When choosing a secure messaging tool, there are a lot of factors to take into account, such as the functionalities and infrastructure.
When discussing this with organizations, we have noted that oftentimes there is not a clear picture of what such a messenger should be capable of – time for us to list the ins and outs of secure messaging! Continue reading “Secure Messaging: the Ins and Outs”
¡Buenas noticias! The Alterdesk messenger is now also available in Spanish. We hope our Spanish speaking users will enjoy using our messenger in their native language.
The messenger was already available in English, Dutch and German.
Continue reading “Update: Alterdesk in Spanish!”
A few of our partnering healthcare organizations have asked us whether it would be possible to create a ‘handsfree’ application for our messenger, so that video can be streamed using smart glasses.
We have now realised this and gladly tell you more about the possibilities. Continue reading “Stream Handsfree with Alterdesk”
With the rise in the use of mobile devices in healthcare, comes a number of challenges for the IT departments of healthcare organizations.
We have often discussed data security and messaging – in this post we would like to discuss MDM, or: Mobile Device Management. Continue reading “Mobile Device Management in Healthcare”
Perhaps you have spotted it already: we have added a great new functionality to the Alterdesk messenger!
See the little Alterdesk-green button at the bottom of your screen? That is our newest live chat functionality in action. It is a great way to provide your website visitors with webcare in a secure manner. Continue reading “Alterdesk as a Webcare Chat Tool”
Last week, we attended the conhIT exhibit in Berlin, Germany.
We knew it was one of the biggest Healthcare IT events in all of Europe and it did not disappoint!
Here is a little recap of our experiences at conhIT 2017. Continue reading “ConhIT 2017: a Recap”
We are happy to inform you that Alterdesk will be attending the conhIT (Connecting Healthcare IT) exhibition in Berlin, Germany on the 25th, 26th and 27th of April.
We will be showcasing our messaging platform in collaboration with our German partners, IT25 and MobileIron. Continue reading “ConhIT 2017: Meet Us There!”
A recent study by the University of California came with some good news regarding the impact of telemedicine. Besides often-discussed benefits for the workflow of healthcare professionals and the fact that both care provider and patient are not bound to a certain location, this study focuses on the positive influence telemedicine may have on the environment and a patient’s travel expenses. Continue reading “Telemedicine: Lowering Traveling Expenses & Better for the Environment”