Managing Chronic Disease with Telerehabilitation

Posted by Lily Mercer on Jun 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM

As the aging population grows, the number of people living with chronic diseases will continue to rise. Because medical advancements have increased the lifespan of these individuals, there is a consistent need for healthcare efforts directed toward disease management. By addressing the morbidity and mortality associated with chronic diseases, healthcare providers can improve quality of life and reduce hospital readmissions for the aging population.

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Topics: disease management, chronic disease, CHF, COPD, heart disease, patient education

In the News: Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice Improves Patient Outcomes by Expanding Telehealth

Posted by Gigi Cordero on Feb 20, 2018 10:35:12 AM

Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice, a leading agency serving 48 Ohio counties, is using innovative technology to keep patients healthy and at home.

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Topics: telehealth, remote patient monitoring, chronic disease, news, CHF, COPD, home health, heart disease

Learning To Manage Heart Disease: A Personal Story

Posted by Jenni Blendu on Feb 14, 2018 8:12:00 AM

Jenni Blendu, RN, MBA, shares her experiences as a nurse and as a patient managing a chronic heart condition. In honor of American Heart Month, Jenni writes a personal reflection discussing her struggles helping patients with chronic disease while also managing her own. Read more of her story on her featured article in Live Younger Longer.

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Topics: chronic disease, patient success story, heart disease, aFib