Use our mobile site at: m.ITbriefing.net    Follow ITbriefing.net: Follow ITbriefing on Twitter   Follow ITbriefing via Facebook   Follow ITbriefing via RSS 
TeleHealth Services and Healthwise Partner to Deliver Evidence-Based Health Education Content


 Tags:   News: Audio & Video                This was published: 13 Feb 2018 - 12:26 pm         Print article: Printer friendly page
          

TeleHealth Services and Healthwise Partner to Deliver Evidence-Based Health Education Content - on DefenceBriefing.net

TeleHealth Services, the nation’s leading provider of interactive patient engagement solutions, has partnered with Healthwise to create an evidence-based patient education program for their healthcare clients.



Healthwise’s award-winning patient education videos will be delivered through iCare Navigator, TeleHealth Services’ next generation interactive patient engagement solution. iCare Navigator was recently launched as the industry’s first enterprise-scale interactive patient engagement platform using an adaptive and empathetic virtual personal health coach.

This transformative approach to patient engagement, driven by an artificial intelligence engine, is designed to connect with patients in new ways and improve health, change behaviors and reduce readmissions and healthcare costs. The cloud-based system integrates with Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) and other clinical operations to drive quality improvements.

Through hospital in-room TVs, tablets and other mobile devices, patients remain engaged and are educated about their condition and treatment plan through the entire continuum of care from pre-admission, in-patient and post-acute care, to at home during recovery. iCare Navigator’s integrated artificial intelligence engine enables the personal health coach to determine the optimal times when patients are most receptive to receiving information about their care. Unique gaming strategies are also built into the iCare Navigator system to reward patients for completing care plan tasks and motivate them to take the next steps in managing their medical condition.

Research has shown that incorporating interactive video for patient education increases comprehension and retention up to 50 percent compared to conventional paper handouts that often are not read or easily understood. Using patient-tailored, easy-to-understand video content as an integral part of the patient education process has further implications considering a significant portion of the U.S. patient population is only marginally or functionally health literate.

“Quality patient education content is vital to an effective health education program,” said Dan Nathan, president, TeleHealth Services. “The powerful combination of the next-generation iCare Navigator technology with Healthwise award-winning videos will help patients make better decisions about their care with support from family members. The iCare Navigator system also establishes a personal care network of family and friends to advocate and encourage adherence with the patient’s post-discharge care plan.”

“TeleHealth Services new iCare Navigator is an ideal way for patients and their family members to interact with our health education and to get the information they need to make better health decisions,” said Dave Mink, chief client officer at Healthwise.

Supporting Nurses to Provide Better Care

Nurses have numerous responsibilities ranging from completing shift reports, handoffs, admissions and transfers, and managing clinical records to assorted other patient coordination activities—all taking time away from the bedside. By streamlining the education process, nurses can devote more time to patient-centered care—a key driver of improved patient outcomes, reduced errors, and increased patient and nurse satisfaction.

iCare Navigator and Healthwise educational videos address this need. Caregivers prescribe health videos that the patient controls from the bedside via a tablet or television. iCare Navigator generates activity reports for staff to review, and measure learning and patient comprehension to assess when additional education (such as teach back) is required. Condition-specific clinical education is automatically documented in the electronic medical record and can be accessed post-discharge to further reinforce adherence to medications and follow-up care plans.

About Healthwise

Healthwise is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. People have turned to Healthwise information two billion times to learn how to do more for themselves, ask for the care they need, and say “no” to the care they don’t need. Healthwise partners with hospitals, electronic medical record (EMR) providers, health plans, care management companies, and health websites to provide up-to-date, evidence-based information to the people they serve. For more information, please visit www.healthwise.org.

Article source - Business Wire, all right reserved. Copyright 2018
Trademarks, logos, pictures and other items may be copyright of firms mentioned in this article.



 


Other related articles, tagged News: Audio & Video

· Mitsubishi Electric Appoints New President & CEO, Chairman   (02/21/18)
· Super Micro Computer Inc. Announces Receipt of Non-Compliance Letter from Nasdaq   (02/21/18)
· Cloudticity Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services   (02/20/18)
· MicroStrategy to Present at Upcoming Technology Conferences   (02/20/18)
· PetCoach and Whistle Announce Scratchpay as the Winner of the VMX Pet Project 2018   (02/20/18)
· Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg Contribute to March for Our Lives   (02/20/18)
· First Associates Named a Top Professional Services Company Finalist in the Second Annual LendIt Fintech Industry Awards Competition   (02/20/18)
· RagingWire Launches 100% Renewable / 100% Available Power Solution at Its Northern California Data Centers   (02/20/18)
· Spectrum Effect to Exhibit at Mobile World Congress 2018   (02/20/18)
· Imperva to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences   (02/20/18)

>>>More articles  >>>

Latest tech videos:



· CA Technologies Names Matt Preschern Senior Vice President of Global Demand and Performance Marketing (2018-02-20 16:26)
CA Technologies Names Matt Preschern Senior Vice President of Global Demand and Performance Marketing - on DefenceBriefing.net

CA Technologies (NASDAQ-NMS: CA) today named Matt Preschern senior vice president of Global Demand and Performance Marketing, effective March 1st. Preschern will report to Lauren P. Flaherty, executive vice president and chief marketing officer.


· Siemens PTI Partners with Digital River; Launches New Online Store and Subscription Service for PSS®E Software (2018-02-20 16:26)
Siemens PTI Partners with Digital River; Launches New Online Store and Subscription Service for PSS®E Software - on DefenceBriefing.net

Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced it is powering a new online store for Siemens Power Technologies International (PTI), accessible at www.siemens.com/pss-store. Siemens utilized Digital River’s expertise in the global ecommerce and subscriptions space to create the new PSS® Online Store.


· Strategy Analytics: 5G, AI & ML and Security to Dominate IoT at Mobile World Congress 2018 (2018-02-20 16:26)
Strategy Analytics: 5G, AI & ML and Security to Dominate IoT at Mobile World Congress 2018 - on DefenceBriefing.net

According to the latest IoT research from Strategy Analytics, Mobile World Congress 2018: An Internet of Things (IoT) Preview, the dominant IoT themes emerging at the show will revolve around 5G use cases and applications, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) and Security. While the growing application of Real-time Location Systems (RTLS) in addition to new Smart City wins and expanding feature sets will also be the mainstays of IoT content at the 2018 event.


· FOX News to Launch Over-the-Top Opinion Platform (2018-02-20 16:26)
FOX News to Launch Over-the-Top Opinion Platform - on DefenceBriefing.net

FOX News Channel (FNC) will launch an exclusive Over-the-Top (OTT) opinion platform entitled Fox Nation, announced John Finley, Senior Vice President of Development and Production for the network. The standalone opinion streaming service is expected to debut in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a price to be announced at a later date.


· Ciena Announces Internet Availability of 2018 Annual Meeting Proxy Materials (2018-02-20 16:26)
Ciena Announces Internet Availability of 2018 Annual Meeting Proxy Materials - on DefenceBriefing.net

Ciena® Corporation (NYSE: CIEN) announced today that proxy materials are now available for its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Gary B. Smith, president and CEO, and David M. Rothenstein, senior vice president and general counsel, will facilitate the meeting.


· Cincinnati Bell to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference (2018-02-20 16:26)
Cincinnati Bell to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference - on DefenceBriefing.net

Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB) today announced that Leigh Fox, president and chief executive officer of Cincinnati Bell Inc., will be presenting at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. PST.


· ams, X-Rite and PANTONE® to Develop a Mobile Color Sensing Solution (2018-02-20 16:26)
ams, X-Rite and PANTONE® to Develop a Mobile Color Sensing Solution - on DefenceBriefing.net

ams (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and X-Rite’s subsidiary Pantone LLC today announced a collaboration to develop an end-to-end mobile solution that embeds color management technology directly into a smartphone for accurate color matching. The joint solution would consist of an ams spectral sensor and optical components packaged into a miniaturised module. The combined offering would enable phone manufacturers and retailers to reshape how consumers search, match and purchase goods such as apparel, home décor or cosmetics using mobile devices.


· Anuta Unleashes The Smart Network (2018-02-20 16:26)
Anuta Unleashes The Smart Network - on DefenceBriefing.net

Anuta Networks announced today the general availability of ATOM, a powerful Assurance, Telemetry, and Orchestration platform for Multi-Vendor Networks.


· Keysight Technologies" mmWave Testbed Enables Ball Aerospace, Anokiwave to Validate First Commercial 5G NR Active Array Antenna Designs at 26 GHz (2018-02-20 16:26)
Keysight Technologies’ mmWave Testbed Enables Ball Aerospace, Anokiwave to Validate First Commercial 5G NR Active Array Antenna Designs at 26 GHz - on DefenceBriefing.net

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced today a collaboration with Ball Aerospace and Anokiwave to validate the first commercial 5G NR active array antenna product designs in the 26 GHz band. The Keysight 5G NR-ready measurement testbed offers the precision that base station and component designers require to extensively explore the performance edges of a new class of active antenna systems in the “European Pioneer Band.”


· National CineMedia (NCM) Brings Augmented Reality to Movie Theaters (2018-02-20 16:26)
National CineMedia (NCM) Brings Augmented Reality to Movie Theaters - on DefenceBriefing.net

National CineMedia (NCM), America’s Movie Network, is pioneering interactive augmented reality gaming in theaters this spring with the launch of Noovie ARcade, a companion app to NCM’s Noovie pre-show and Lobby Entertainment Network.


· Payless Gains Footing with Hispanic Audience by Launching Spanish Website (2018-02-20 16:06)
Payless Gains Footing with Hispanic Audience by Launching Spanish Website - on DefenceBriefing.net

Payless ShoeSource, Inc. has made it easy for Spanish-speaking customers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to shop online in their preferred language. The iconic retailer recently debuted a new Spanish-language website, enabled by MotionPoint.


· Software-Based GPS Receiver From Galileo Satellite Navigation Now Available on Cadence Tensilica Fusion F1 DSP (2018-02-20 16:06)
Software-Based GPS Receiver From Galileo Satellite Navigation Now Available on Cadence Tensilica Fusion F1 DSP - on DefenceBriefing.net

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-NMS: CDNS), and Galileo Satellite Navigation, Ltd. (GSN), a developer of multi-system Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) products, today announced that the software-based GNSS global positioning system (GPS) receiver from Galileo Satellite Navigation is now available for the Cadence® Tensilica® Fusion F1 DSP.


· Vology Earns Elite 150 Honor on 2018 CRN MSP 500 (2018-02-20 15:46)
Vology Earns Elite 150 Honor on 2018 CRN MSP 500 - on DefenceBriefing.net

Vology, a leading Managed IT Services Provider, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Vology to its 2018 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Elite 150 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of IT, improve operational efficiencies and maximize their return on IT investments.


· Oracle Applications Users Group Relaunches Analytics, BI and Big Data Special Interest Group (2018-02-20 15:46)
Oracle Applications Users Group Relaunches Analytics, BI and Big Data Special Interest Group - on DefenceBriefing.net

The Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), an independent, global, member-led organization that maximizes customers’ investment in Oracle and partner solutions, relaunches its Analytics, BI and Big Data Special Interest Group (SIG).


· NCP Releases New Centrally Managed Enterprise VPN Client for macOS 10.13 (2018-02-20 15:46)
NCP Releases New Centrally Managed Enterprise VPN Client for macOS 10.13 - on DefenceBriefing.net

NCP engineering today announced the centrally managed Secure Enterprise macOS Client version 3.0 for secure virtual private network (VPN) connections. Supporting the macOS 10.13 High Sierra operating system, new features of the NCP Secure Enterprise macOS Client include IKEv2, initial configuration, optimization of the IPSec stack, and the option to enable FIPS inside encryption during installation.


· Majority of Employees Worldwide Think Artificial Intelligence Can Make Work Better (2018-02-20 15:46)
Majority of Employees Worldwide Think Artificial Intelligence Can Make Work Better - on DefenceBriefing.net

According to a global survey of nearly 3,000 employees across eight nations conducted by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated, four out of five employees surveyed see significant opportunity for artificial intelligence (AI) to create a more engaging and empowering workplace experience, yet admit a lack of transparency from their employers is a primary driver of fear and concern.


· MEGA Lets Biz Execs "Test Drive" Customer Journey Mapping (2018-02-20 15:26)
MEGA Lets Biz Execs ‘Test Drive’ Customer Journey Mapping - on DefenceBriefing.net

MEGA International will conduct its popular technology test drive on customer journey mapping for business transformation leaders at the 2018 Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit, March 14-15 in Orlando.




© Website copyright Incandore Limited 2012. All rights reserved. All content copyrights / trademarks remain the property of their respective owners.