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Improve Coordination and Communication with the Help of These New Features.

Workpath recently released a series of updates aimed to maximize our healthcare customer’s experience by enhancing coordination and communication between schedulers, mobile healthcare workers, and patients.  

New Features to Make Appointment Scheduling Easier Than Ever

Workpath is proud to release a series of new updates and features based on the feedback of our healthcare customers. Thanks to new enhancements to our platform, orderers—including providers, schedulers, and anyone else responsible for placing appointment requests to your organization—can now edit and cancel appointments they have ordered from your ordering portal. Read about this new feature and more!

Workpath Technology Used to Dispatch Pharmacists for On-Site Flu Clinic


It's no secret that we're customer obsessed at Workpath. Our team arrives every day ready to create innovative tech that improves the way healthcare companies dispatch their labor to deliver quality care to everyone. And that's why we do the same for them! Today, we leveraged our own platform to dispatch CVS pharmacists directly to Workpath's headquarters for a flu shot clinic!

On the Path with Mitchell Murray


Meet Mitchell Murray, our Director of Business Development. Mitchell wants to complete the last mile of healthcare. He sees healthcare, one of the most important industries impacting our lives, as broken and antiquated. But the last mile, he says, is well within our reach. And his role at Workpath places him smack dab in the middle of making this dream a reality. 

Workpath Makes Donation to Extra Mile Pediatrics


At Workpath, we believe that quality healthcare occurs over time. And it only truly works if it's delivered when and where it best meets the needs of each individual patient. Here’s where Extra Mile Pediatrics steps in. Extra Mile is a nonprofit organization that is on a mission to provide repeated, quality care for children in areas where significant barriers to care exist. 

Key Takeaways from Future of Health by Workpath


No panels. No canned presentations. Just healthcare’s biggest disruptors from across the digital health ecosystem working together to define the future of healthcare. The Workpath team was proud to join the Future of Health conference in New York last week. Here are the key takeaways!

Workpath Featured as Top Healthcare Innovator in Healthcare Technology Magazine 


Healthcare Technology magazine has released its list of Top 50 Healthcare Technology CEOs of 2019 in its special Healthcare Innovators issue and Workpath’s CEO is on the list! 

Workpath Launches Geolocation Arrival Notifications


Workpath is customer obsessed and patient focused. We’re on a mission to continuously add features to our tech platform that address the lack of connectivity and low-visibility that has plagued the healthcare industry once and for all. Starting today, we’ve made it easier for healthcare teams to update their status while delivering care so that patients are informed at all times. And on the backend, healthcare organizations can improve the end-to-end experience with arrival notifications and better tracking capabilities. 

New Ordering Platform to Improve the Healthcare Services You Deliver


A new way to provide full transparency for your healthcare customers! Meet our new ordering portal, where anyone who requests services from your healthcare organization (providers, schedulers, nurses, and more) can have full visibility into the status of the orders they've placed in real-time! That means, you now have the ability to offer your ordering customers more transparency and increased compliance.

Limited Offer: New Feature Built for Stronger Communications, Better Care


Our new, customizable patient messaging feature is powerful, yet effortless to implement. This unique feature has been tested across the healthcare industry and can quickly boost patient satisfaction, decrease operational waste by eliminating valuable time spent calling your patients, improve appointment compliance thanks to automated reminders, and increase transparency that will empower and engage your patients! This is a FREE feature for a limited time.

On the Path with Justin Rutherford


Workpath is constantly pushing forward, breaking new ground, and working to be better than yesterday. With that spirit in mind, we couldn’t be more excited to introduce you to Justin Rutherford, one of our talented developers, as part of the "On the Path" series featuring the dedicated Workpath team members who are on a mission to redesign healthcare.

Healthcare Redesigned: Eliminate Fax Machines, Manual Data Collection, and Inefficient Patient Communication


While other industries have streamlined their workflow, many in the healthcare industry—from appointment schedulers to those responsible for delivering care—are forced to spend valuable time jotting down notes, manually collecting data, playing endless games of phone tag, and wrestling with outdated technology like fax machines. These menial tasks have incremental impact when done over and over again throughout the course of a day that is supposed to be spent attending to the health of patients. We can do better! Smart technology platforms like Workpath are breaking new ground for healthcare organizations by providing tools that eliminate paperwork by automatically dispatching the right care, at the right time, and in the right place. What are you waiting for?! Let's do this.

New Feature: Hours Tracking Designed to Optimize Healthcare Efficiencies


Measuring how well your healthcare team is doing their job is more than just eye-opening: it’s critical to the health of your patients and the success of your business. Our latest "Hours Tracking" feature provides your healthcare organization with full visibility and actionable data into labor activities so that you have a more accurate and complete picture of your workforce.

Best Practices for Using Your Workpath App to Take Photos


One of the most helpful Workpath features is the ability for mobile users to leverage their Workpath app to collect data—pictures, free text responses, and barcodes—while delivering care! Data collected can be securely attached to the appointment record within Workpath so that all information can be kept conveniently and securely together in one place. Good photos are an effective way to document care while in the field. Read on for three easy-to-implement tips to keep in mind when taking photos using the Workpath app.

On the Path with Emily Murphy


Workpath is growing again, and we couldn’t be more excited to introduce the newest member of the team—Emily Murphy! To mark this milestone, we’re launching a new series of blog posts featuring the many talented people pushing Workpath forward, starting with Emily! We’re calling this new series On the Path. Now, let’s get to know Emily…

Patient Self-Scheduling is Now Available


Exciting news here at Workpath! Thanks to your feedback, we now offer a patient self-scheduling feature designed to transform the healthcare experience. It's now easier than ever to coordinate quality care while boosting efficiency, patient loyalty, and workflows.

Partner Spotlight: Phlebotek Solutions


For nearly a decade, Phlebotek Solutions, the only company in the nation focused on staffing solely within the phlebotomy industry, has been on a mission to connect the most talented blood draw specialists and medical assistants to the healthcare organizations that need them most. The growing company, which is headquartered in South Florida, was established in response to a dramatic shortage of qualified phlebotomists in the United States. In 2018, Phlebotek partnered with Workpath to leverage the healthcare technology company’s intelligent platform to centralize Phlebotek’s work opportunities and automatically send the most qualified Phlebotek phlebotomists to appointments throughout the country.

Healthcares Last Mile Is Complete


For years the "last mile" phrase has described the final leg of the network required to deliver a service to a customer or end-user in the telecommunications and supply chain management industries. More recently, this simple metaphor has become increasingly important in the healthcare industry. When used to describe the last mile involved in the delivery of healthcare services, the customer at the other end of that mile is a patient whose life is directly impacted. See how Workpath has completed the last mile!

Workpath Now Offers Weekly Reports


Smart and efficient communication! We've launched a new Weekly Report feature that quickly and easily displays your healthcare organization’s most important stats – at a single glance.  

Workpath Head of Product Wins Business Innovator Award


Baylee Mabe, Head of Product at Workpath, has received a Hype ICONS Award in the Business Innovator category for her ability to inspire others to break new ground, innovate, and to always look for new and innovative ways to improve healthcare for everyone.

Workpaths Head of Product Recognized as Finalist for Business Innovator Award


Baylee Mabe, Workpath's Head of Product, is a HYPE ICONS finalist in the Business Innovator category, an award that is given to one young professional each year for being imaginative in his or her approach to identifying new avenues of thought and action. 

Workpath Integrates Lyft Technology to Improve On-Demand Care Dispatching 


Lyft integration provides Workpath users with the ability to quickly arrange transportation for healthcare labor via Lyft to perform medical appointments. The enhanced platform with Lyft integration can now be used to help healthcare specialists deliver care for a variety of medical needs, such as phlebotomy, home health, dialysis, infusion services, and any form of care that can be delivered outside of the four walls of a traditional medical setting.

Listening and Launching!


At Workpath, you could say we're customer-obsessed. We regularly seek feedback, input, and dialogue with healthcare leaders around the country. Most of all, we listen and implement your suggestions. That's how we redesign healthcare -- together! Here are the latest new features thanks to you. 

Eliminating Patient No-Shows: How to Fix a $150 Billion Problem


Patient no-show rates can range anywhere from 5 percent to 30 percent depending on the type of healthcare appointment, costing the healthcare industry $150 billion each year. Using innovative technology, Workpath is tackling this problem by making it possible to complete 99.95 percent of healthcare appointments.

We Just Upgraded Your Desktop Experience! 


Here are the latest enhancements we've made to save you time, boost your productivity, and grow your business. 

By the Numbers: The Impact of On-Demand Labor Dispatching


Workpath makes it a priority to publicly update our stats on a regular basis. Let's dig into our appointment acceptance rate, ability to reduce scheduling time, acceptance by top-ranked specialists, appointment completion rate, and more!

Improve Appointment Experiences with New Workpath Features


A series of new updates designed to boost appointment experiences and your grow your business!

Save Time, Coordinate Better Care


Thanks to your feedback, we've tested and launched an improved user interface that makes it easier than ever to coordinate quality care using our appointment page. 

Health Information Technology Interoperability at HIMSS and Beyond


Workpath had the privilege of joining 45,000+ colleagues from around the world at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Global Conference in Orlando, Florida. Driving many of the inspiring conversations, educational sessions, and world-class speakers was the topic of interoperability. Workpath is committed now more than ever to improving efficiencies, relationships, and overall health and wellness through cooperative use of shared data.

New Features to Make 2019 Work!


Let's redesign healthcare in 2019! Here are some of the latest features we've released to empower your organization to provide the right care, at the right place, and at the right time.

Transparent! How Technology Can Provide Greater Visibility for Everyone Involved in Healthcare in 2019


For healthcare organizations wishing to be responsive to marketplace expectations, technology makes it possible to increase transparency and enhance their interactions with those receiving care and those delivering care.

Workpath Launches Availability Feature


Healthcare techs, specialists, phlebotomists, nurses, and more can now use the Workpath mobile app to enter the hours they are on-duty and ready to accept new work. Office users (managers, schedulers, admins, and more) can view their availability and assign work accordingly or sit back and let our system intelligently match the right fit. Specialists will receive automatic notifications if work is posted during their available hours. It's that simple!

Workpath Expands Platform to Fully Automate Phlebotomy Requests and Other Medical Services 


The expansion of a clinical data exchange platform by Workpath will create new healthcare efficiencies and improved patient outcomes.

Partner Spotlight: Naborforce Connects Aging Adults to a Network of Freelance Care Providers for On-Demand Support


It's our privilege to partner with and celebrate innovative clients like Naborforce who share our vision for redesigning the healthcare industry. Together, Naborforce and Workpath are using technology to simplify the way qualified individuals are identified, organized, managed, and dispatched to fill critical needs in the community.

A List of Reasons Why Youll Love Workpaths Features (Part 2 of 2)


As technologists working to improve healthcare, our training calls for us to listen and to respond intentionally. To give our work the biggest impact, Workpath thrives most when we list our priorities, make them transparent, and then make them come to life through the features we create.

A List of Reasons Why Youll Love Workpaths Features (Part 1)


Workpath asked healthcare organizations around the country what they needed most to improve the way they dispatch, coordinate, and improve care. We listened, we created, and we delivered the following list of features! Part 1 of 2.

Tech-Enabled Patient Engagement That Improves Experiences


Let Your Patients Know Who's Arriving and When. Watch Satisfaction Soar.

Workpath by the Numbers 


Data shows that Workpath technology improves the way healthcare labor is coordinated, dispatched, and monitored.

The Future is Now Available 


Workpath’s New App Update Will Make It Easier To Assign Healthcare Jobs Based on Availability

We're Integrating Checkr Technology to Change the Way Healthcare Organizations Manage Background Screenings and Staffing!


The Workpath and Checkr partnership will make it easy, and cost effective, to perform a National Criminal Search, Sex Offender Registry, Social Security Number Trace, and Global Watchlist.

How Reference Labs Leverage Workpath Technology to Grow Their Business, Revamp Logistics, and Improve Outcomes


Reference labs using Workpath have grown their business and improved outcomes while boosting specimen integrity to 99% and appointment compliance to 98.2%.

How Workpath Technology Helps Specialty Labs Improve Phlebotomy Logistics, Eliminate Inefficiencies, and Grow Their Reach 


Workpath enables labs to more efficiently create new business, open new territories, and manage a nationwide labor ecosystem. 

New Features, New Ways to Work Smarter


The Workpath team recently released a series of updates to the mobile app that are designed to help you more easily share information with your organization and quickly get tech support if you need it!

How Customizable Order Forms Can Improve the Ordering Process for Healthcare Organizations


Workpath's new shareable Service Request Form allows organizations to electronically receive work requests from their customers in a HIPAA compliant way.

Making Wellness Events Simple, Trackable, and Cost Effective with Technology


How innovative technology can be used to organize, manage, and track wellness events and assessments that serve as the foundation of any good program that promotes well-being.

Workpath Named a Top 10 Healthcare Startup


Workpath has been selected as a Top 10 Healthcare Startup for 2018 by Healthcare Tech Outlook magazine.

Tech That Schedules, Automates, and Manages Wellness Events in One Place


How the Workpath platform is being used for wellness event management and logistics.

Make Every Mile Count: How Mileage Tracking Will Help Your Healthcare Organization


This new geolocation feature on the Workpath platform offers all the information a specialist needs — the estimated mileage to an appointment based on their current location, the ideal route to reach the appointment in time, and the actual mileage that it ultimately took to deliver care to the patient.

Our Newest Board Member: Healthcare Leader Patricia Clarey


We’re honored to announce that Patricia Clarey has joined our company’s board of directors.

Transforming the Healthcare Experience: The Latest Feature Updates at Workpath


Together, we’re taking healthcare to new places. Check out the latest releases at Workpath designed to improve efficiencies, save time, and grow your healthcare organization.

Smart Healthcare Teams Are Using Tech to Improve Shift Assignments and Labor Management


Today’s leading technologists are working to apply modern tech platforms to industries that need it most. In the healthcare setting, a well-integrated technology platform can help healthcare teams perform better and ultimately impact the lives of those they serve — patients.

Technology Designed to Improve Gaps in Care


The right type of technology — applied at the right time and place — can help close this growing divide.

How Technology Can Improve Wait Times and Experiences for Cancer Patients


As healthcare technologists, there’s nothing more rewarding than seeing a platform you’ve built improve someone’s life in a meaningful way.

How Tech Will Help Independent Phlebotomists Grow Their Business


Part 2 in a 2-Part Series

Modern Tech Will Revolutionize Your Phlebotomy Business


Part 1 of our 2-part series features helpful tips for phlebotomy business owners. Tomorrow’s blog post will highlight recommendations for independent phlebotomists.

Using Technology to Deliver Value-Based Care Wherever Its Needed Most


Technology is providing remarkable ways to accomplish the triple aim: reduce costs, improve medical outcomes, and improve patient experiences.

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