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Patient Engagement & Intelligence: A Comprehensive Guide to Improved Healthcare Outcomes

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May 5, 2024

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By- Alok Anand, Global Director – Healthcare & Lifesciences Practice, HARMAN Digital Transformation Solutions 

Patient life cycle management is the comprehensive approach to keeping patients at the center, from diagnosis to treatment and beyond.


Patient engagement is a critical aspect of delivering high-quality care, promoting better health outcomes, and enhancing patient satisfaction. It encompasses a range of practices and strategies that encourage patients to participate actively in their healthcare and clinical trials.

This guide discusses patient engagement issues, frameworks, and strategies, while also exploring the impact of advanced technologies on patient engagement.

Patient life cycle management is the comprehensive approach to keeping patients at the center, from diagnosis to treatment and beyond.

This involves listening to the patient's voice, mapping their journey, and fostering partnerships that prioritize patient needs. In clinical trials, engaging patients early on is critical; focus on addressing barriers to participation and improving accessibility, including the use of tele-trials for those in remote areas.

Mapping the patient journey offers insights into their experiences, revealing opportunities to enhance the system.

Patient Engagement Strategy

Typical Life cycle of Patient Engagement

Gain New Insights with Patient Engagement Framework in their Journey

Patient engagement plays a significant role in healthcare, clinical trials, and real-world evidence studies.

· Real-World Data Collection

Wearables, sensors, and other connected devices provide valuable real-world data that can improve clinical trial outcomes and offer insights into patient behaviors.

· Improved Compliance

Engaged patients are more likely to adhere to trial protocols, reducing dropout rates and enhancing trial reliability.

· eConsent and eCOA

Electronic consent and electronic clinical outcome assessments streamline clinical trial processes, making it easier for patients to participate.

·Path Towards Wellness

A focus on wellness and preventive care can lead to better long-term outcomes, as engaged patients are more likely to adopt healthy lifestyle habits.

Conclusion

A robust patient engagement strategy is foundational to achieving improved healthcare outcomes. By addressing patient engagement issues, implementing a comprehensive framework, and embracing advanced technologies, healthcare providers can create a patient-centric environment that fosters long-term relationships, enhances clinical trial outcomes, and promotes overall health and wellness. Ultimately, a successful strategy prioritizes personalized, responsive care and empowers patients to take an active role in their healthcare journey.

For more information please connect with author @alok.anand2@harman.com

[Disclaimer: The views expressed in the article are of the author's own. DHN is not responsible for the claims made in the same.]


About Chime India

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is an executive organization dedicated to serving senior digital health leaders. CHIME includes more than 5,000 members in 56 countries and two US territories and partners with over 150 healthcare IT businesses and professional services firms. CHIME enables its members and business partners to collaborate, exchange ideas, develop professionally and advocate the effective use of information management to improve the health and care throughout the communities they serve. CHIME's members are chief information officers (CIOs), chief medical information officers (CMIOs), chief nursing information officers (CNIOs), chief innovation officers (CIOs), chief digital officers (CDOs), and other senior healthcare leaders. The CHIME India Chapter became the first international chapter outside North America in 2016 and is now a community of over 70+ members in India. For more information, please visit www.chimecentral.org

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