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About Kelley Kelley

Kelley has been in the healthcare industry for the past six years. Prior to joining HealthSplash, she worked in the acute and long-term care sector of healthcare where she witnessed complicated and broken processes every step along the way from finding care, to receiving care, and finally in paying for care. She joined HealthSplash because of its dedication to changing the world of healthcare for everyone. It’s comprised of go-getters all sharing the common vision and goal of to transform the lives of those who encounter and interact with the HealthSplash platform. Kelley attended Marshall University where she earned a BA in Public Relations, and she went on to earn her MA at Pittsburg State University in Mass Media Communications.

8 Questions to Ask Your General Practitioner During Your Annual Exam

You don’t get a whole lot of time to spend with your doctor. Best case scenario, you’re in his or her office for a total of 20 minutes per year, usually during your annual exam. Because you probably don’t have unlimited access to your physician, you’ve got to make every minute of your checkup count. [...]

By |2019-06-12T16:25:31+00:00May 20th, 2018|All, For Patients|0 Comments

Happening Now: What a Second Wave of the Flu Could Mean

When it comes to flu season, there’s some good news and bad news to report. The good news is that we’re over the hump of flu season and that most areas will start to see a plunge in the number of flu cases reported. On the other hand, there’s a whole new virus to look [...]

By |2019-06-12T16:27:33+00:00May 16th, 2018|All, For Doctors, For Patients|1 Comment

The Importance of Face-To-Face Interactions with Your Doctor

These days, there are so many ways to communicate with your doctor, from in-person visits to video checkups to instant messages. Having various access points to your medical professional is important because it makes healthcare more flexible—if you’re able to squeeze in a digital visit in between errands or meetings at work, why not? If [...]

By |2019-06-12T16:27:38+00:00May 15th, 2018|All, For Patients|1 Comment

What the Heck is Blockchain and How Can It Be Applied in Today’s Healthcare Industry?

When mentioning or trying to describe the blockchain revolution, one of the hardest concepts is in separating the news from the hype and the noise. A lot of the mystery and confusion around blockchain networks may be attributed to blockchain’s origin and the mystique found with the association of the unknown Satoshi Nakamoto, author of [...]

By |2019-01-23T15:43:45+00:00May 10th, 2018|Technology|1 Comment

What is a Smart Contract?

The brainchild of cryptographer and computer scientist Nick Szabo, Smart Contracts were originally brought to life around 25 years ago, in 1993 or 1994. In his original famous example where he compared a Smart Contract to a digital vending machine, Szabo described how users could input data or value and receive a finite item from [...]

By |2019-01-23T15:43:49+00:00May 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HealthSplash Announces New App for Patient Controlled Healthcare and Initial Go-to-Market Launch

May 04, 2018 01:55 PM Eastern Daylight Time OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HealthSplash, a healthcare startup determined to change interoperability within healthcare, announced today that it expects to release the first version of its consumer-facing app prior to the end of the second quarter this year. We are ready for #HLTH2018! HealthSplash is ready to meet [...]

By |2019-01-23T15:43:55+00:00May 4th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

The Holy Trinity: Blockchain, Wearables and Biometrics

According to Forbes, by the year 2020, more than 50 billion internet devices will exist in the world. The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to connect internet-enabled devices—from activity trackers like your Apple Watch and Android Wear to high-tech biometric devices that monitor certain health conditions—and let them share data. The idea behind this is [...]

By |2019-01-23T15:44:04+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Technology|1 Comment

Telecare Will Grow with Blockchain

A common misconception is that the terms “telemedicine,” “telecare” and “telehealth” are interchangeable. Each of these terms refers to a different way of administering health care using existing technologies or a different area of medical technology. New healthcare technologies are important for the general population’s health, but secure storage of digitally accessed patient data and [...]

By |2019-01-23T15:40:13+00:00April 28th, 2018|For Doctors, Technology|0 Comments

Seven Qualities of a Reputable General Practitioner

Choosing a new doctor is one of those weird things in life that shouldn’t be complicated but is actually extremely complicated. Not only do you have to find a doc whose medical philosophy aligns with your own and one who’s equipped to handle your specific medical history, but you also have to consider which doctors [...]

By |2019-06-12T16:27:42+00:00April 24th, 2018|All, For Patients|1 Comment

Seven Crucial Questions to Ask When Looking for a New Pediatrician

New parents often have “find a pediatrician” at the top of their list when they’re expecting. It’s one of those critical yet time-consuming tasks that can suck up a whole lot of energy at a time when you have very little to spare. But picking the right pediatrician is important. It ensures that you get [...]

By |2019-06-12T16:27:48+00:00April 19th, 2018|All, For Patients|0 Comments