TITLE

ENGAGING PATIENTS

AUTHOR(S)
Kehoe, Bob
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Health Facilities Management;Oct2012, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that hospitals in the U.S. are using television to boost patient engagement. Hospitals and health systems are educating patients through the technology in order to enhance outcome. It also allows physicians and nurses to relay information to patients via computer or smart phone. It aims to reduce hospital readmission.
ACCESSION #
82542116

 

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