Improving The Quality of Educational Resources and Decision Aids for Healthcare

“There is an increasing burden placed on healthcare providers by patients, their families, regulatory agencies, medical malpractice carriers, and health insurance providers to educate patients during and after their visit with their doctor. Much of this revolves around the concepts of patient-centered care and the benefits of shared decision-making in improving healthcare quality. Those demands…

Rational Surgical Solutions to Exhibit at AAOE Annual Conference

Rational Surgical Solutions (RSS) will exhibit at Booth #804 at the American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) Annual Conference (April 22-25, Indianapolis). RSS will showcase two videos for its Rati-Fi® Patient Engagement & Informed Consent App, total hip replacement and Total Knee Replacement. The Rati-Fi® platform helps orthopaedic practices see more patients, streamline and automate…

Rational Surgical Solutions to Exhibit at 20th Annual Dementia Education Conference

Rational Surgical Solutions (RSS) will exhibit at the 20th Annual Dementia Education Conference (April 6th at the Radisson Hotel, Cromwell, CT). At the conference, RSS will feature the Rati-Fi® Patient Education System, an innovative iPad-based application that can help Alzheimer patients retain their independence longer and improve patient safety. “Alzheimer’s patients often lose their independence…

Elsevier to Provide the American College of Chest Physicians with eLearning Solutions

Elsevier to Provide the American College of Chest Physicians with eLearning Solutions PHILADELPHIA , October 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Partnership Will Leverage Evidence-based Content, Interactive Experiences to Provide Key Information on Latest Treatments Elsevier , a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that it has expanded its…

Global Digital Therapeutic Market 2016-2022: Major Rise in Venture Capital Investments & Huge Benefits Offered By Digital Therapeutic – Research and Markets

Global Digital Therapeutic Market 2016-2022: Major Rise in Venture Capital Investments & Huge Benefits Offered By Digital Therapeutic – Research and Markets [October 10, 2016] Global Digital Therapeutic Market 2016-2022: Major Rise in Venture Capital Investments & Huge Benefits Offered By Digital Therapeutic – Research and Markets Research and Markets has announced the addition of…

AnMed Health Improving Patient Education, Satisfaction and Value-Based Purchasing Reimbursements

AnMed Health Improving Patient Education, Satisfaction and Value-Based Purchasing Reimbursements [October 12, 2016] Tweet AnMed Health is seeing bottom-line results and greater patient satisfaction after motivating hospital clinical care teams to leverage the SmarTigr patient education technology from TeleHealth Services , the nation’s leading provider of interactive patient engagement solutions. Read the source article at…

3M teams up with Verily, IBM partners with Siemens, and 5 more digital health deals

3M Health Information Systems as entered an agreement with Verily (formerly Google Life Sciences) to develop new population health measurement technology. The joint platform will work to assess quality performance data across healthcare delivery systems and patient populations, providing actionable insights that can be used to make improvements in healthcare quality and cost. Read the…

Patient Education

The Impact Of Knowledge: Patient Education Improves Compliance And Outcomes

The proper diagnosis of a disease and effective treatments are, of course, essential to an individual’s prognosis and quality of life. But there is also compelling evidence about the value of being sufficiently informed; a patient’s misunderstanding of a condition and its care can result in non-compliance to a doctor’s recommendations, significantly and adversely affecting…