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In the News: CHI Health at Home Partners with Innovative Software Company Health Recovery Solutions to Engage Patients

Posted by Gigi Cordero on Jan 23, 2018 9:15:53 AM
CHI Health at Home has partnered with Health Recovery Solutions to pilot a unique patient engagement platform.
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Topics: remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, news, home health

How Video Calling Helped A Clinician Save A Life

Posted by Gigi Cordero on Jan 22, 2018 3:21:14 PM

Anne Carle, RN, Telehealth Clinical Coordinator at Cornerstone VNA in Rochester, NH shares a story about a patient who was able to benefit from the seamless communication that telehealth provides. In Carle's own words:

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Topics: telehealth, telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, patient success story

A Compelling Case For Telemedicine In Primary Care

Posted by Lily Mercer on Jan 21, 2018 9:00:00 PM

As the aging population grows and as chronic diseases become increasingly prevalent, healthcare must be accessible beyond hospital walls. Patients living with chronic disease are often not hospital bound. They can, and typically prefer to, live at home. The boundaries of healthcare must adapt to care for these individuals.

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Topics: disease management, telemedicine, diabetes, remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, communication, CHF, primary care, hypertension, COPD

The Call for Telehealth in Palliative Care

Posted by Lily Mercer on Jan 17, 2018 6:00:00 AM

Telehealth is of great potential value to patients receiving palliative care. The palliative care community benefits from continuous monitoring and symptom management, both of which are enhanced by telehealth services. Additionally, telehealth allows care providers to monitor for functional decline and intervene early, so that patients can return to comfort as soon as possible.

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Topics: disease management, remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, communication, telehealth in palliative care

How Text Messaging Patients Promotes Engagement

Posted by Gigi Cordero on Jan 10, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Learn how text messaging can help keep patients engaged in their care and get tips from Maranda Perez, RN on how to introduce text messaging to telehealth patients.

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Topics: telehealth, remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, text messaging

In the News: Holland Hospital Home Health Achieves Better Health Outcomes for Chronic Disease Patients

Posted by Gigi Cordero on Jan 9, 2018 10:04:30 AM

Holland Hospital Home Health is the only organization in West Michigan to partner with Health Recovery Solutions to provide patients with remote monitoring technology

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Topics: disease management, telehealth, telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, chronic disease, news

Managing Diabetes With Telehealth

Posted by Lily Mercer on Jan 3, 2018 11:14:14 AM

Diabetes is a highly prevalent issue in the United States. Over 29 million people in the US suffer from diabetes, with rural populations being particularly affected. Poorly controlled diabetes is accompanied by a wide array of medical complications, in addition to significant financial burden. It is estimated that diabetes and its associated comorbidities account for $245 billion in total annual health expenditures.

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Topics: medication adherence, disease management, telehealth, telemedicine, diabetes, remote patient monitoring, engaging patients, chronic disease