Technology

Modernizing Healthcare Engagement with SMS: Provider Tactics for Texting

Today, you’d be hard-pressed to find someone who isn’t sending and receiving personal texts every day. However, texting isn’t just for social interaction; it can be a powerful tool in all varieties of business and is especially useful in the healthcare industry. From enhancing clinical

How Telehealth Has Advanced From 2020

While it’s been a long pandemic, so much has happened in improving how virtual care is delivered! Join us today as we admire the incredible advancements of telehealth since 2020 as well as learn how Raintree’s patient engagement tools have evolved to meet new patient

The Benefits of Automation in Healthcare

You may have an idea of what automation is and how it works in various industries, but simply put, automation refers to when you apply technology to minimize human input. In fact, many aspects of our daily lives have been improved greatly through automation—from transportation

Philanthropy in Healthcare | Why it Matters

A staggering number of advancements in healthcare research are due to philanthropic efforts and fundraisers. In fact, donations play such a massive role in funding hospital equipment that it’s not unusual for healthcare organizations to staff a team whose sole purpose is to establish regular

American Heart Month

From store displays to greeting cards, this time of year is flooded with an abundance of heart imagery and romance, as if to remind us to show appreciation to the special people in our life. However, February is also the perfect time to focus on

How To Measure Clinical Success

There are many ways to measure clinical success, with each method having their own unique result. That’s why interpreting these varying outcomes can sometimes prove challenging! For example, one patient may view success as regaining the ability to walk up a flight of stairs, while

Blood Donor Awareness

Whether it be the winter climate or more people being ineligible due to cold and flu infections, January typically sees a decline in blood donations. That’s why on December 31, 1969, President Richard Nixon made a proclamation that officially designated January as National Blood Donor

5 Tips for Patient Follow-Up

One visit to a healthcare professional can remedy many patient problems, but some conditions may require ongoing treatments. This means timely follow-up care is vital for maintaining positive outcomes, fostering reliable relationships and gaining operational efficiencies. Keep reading to learn 5 tips for effective patient

New Year, New Rules Pt.3: The No Surprises Act

“Surprise billing” may be an unfamiliar term, but chances are you or someone you know has experienced it. If you’ve been “surprise billed”, you have received an unexpected bill from a facility or healthcare provider. This usually happens because you’ve received medical care from a

New Year, New Rules Pt.2: Clinical Unit Rules For Therapy

Welcome to part 2 of our “New Year, New Rules” #rtblogseries! With the finalized Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) rules for 2022, there’s a lot of changes to cover and explain. That’s why we’ve gathered all the essential information regarding billable units and modifiers to make