Items Tagged ‘myuclahealth’

Bedside app keeps patients informed

January 5, 2017

Bedside app keeps patients informed

By uclahealth uclahealth

Hospital patients and their loved ones often have many questions about their medical care. They want to know about tests ordered and test results, the members of their treatment teams and what their medication and treatment plans entail. While they can always ask members of their care teams for clarification, a new tablet-based program called […]

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Tags: education, electronic health-record, iPads, laboratory results, medication, myuclahealth, myUCLAhealth Bedside app, patients, technology, test, tests, treatments


Let’s get digital: Make electronic health records work for you

November 12, 2016

Let’s get digital: Make electronic health records work for you

By uclahealth uclahealth

Chances are good your doctor has ditched the paper files and switched over to electronic health records (EHR). The use of digital records is becoming more and more commonplace. According to the Centers for Disease Control, almost 80 percent of doctors’ offices were using electronic records in 2013, and it’s no wonder. Electronic health records […]

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Tags: billing, digital records, digital records online, drug interactions, EHR, EHR digital dashboard, electronic health records, health history, myuclahealth, notifications, paperwork, payment reminders


New U Bar promotes better health through technology

June 29, 2016

New U Bar promotes better health through technology

By uclahealth uclahealth

Health and fitness applications (apps) for tablets and smartphones make it easier for patients to take charge of their healthcare. But with hundreds of apps to choose from, identifying which apps are best suited to an individual can be a challenge. “If an app is too complicated, or a patient doesn’t readily see that it […]

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Tags: apps, children’s health, disease management, fitness, health and fitness applications, interactive health technology, iPads, mental health, myuclahealth, nutrition, pregnancy, smoking cessation


March 30, 2016

One of UCLA’s finest

By socsj socsj

Dr. Roberto Vargas is just an amazing physician. Not only does he do work in the community, he also takes the time to be a PCP. He is so compassionate and does not mind taking time, sending e-mails through MyChart and the personal calls are just his way of showing how much he is committed […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Roberto Vargas, internal medicine, myuclahealth, patient stories, primary care