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CellTrak’s White Paper – Coordinating Staff and Care Delivery: Mobile Visit Verification

CellTrak’s White Paper – Coordinating Staff and Care Delivery: Mobile Visit Verification

CellTrak, a WLSA Member, recently released a white paper, “Coordinating Staff and Care Delivery: Mobile Visit Verification.” Below, read the intro and click here to view the entire paper. “Home and Community Care’s distributed delivery environment makes accountability of visits and services more challenging than in centralized, facility-based care models. The benefits of home-based care [...]

April 16, 2014 | Reply More
MediSafe stands out as a caregiving assistant app

MediSafe stands out as a caregiving assistant app

With the Boomer generation entering retirement, there is a growing community of people who are taking on role of caregiver. Keeping track of someone else’s wellbeing can be a daunting task, but connected health technology is here to help. New apps and programs are assisting with medication adherence, emergency monitoring, and physician communication. WLSA member [...]

April 11, 2014 | Reply More
Patients believe pharmaceutical companies have a responsibility to provide information and services promoting patient engagement, survey finds

Patients believe pharmaceutical companies have a responsibility to provide information and services promoting patient engagement, survey finds

Accenture’s recent survey of 2,000 Americans taking one or more medications found that 76 percent of patients believe pharmaceutical companies have a responsibility to provide information and services that help patients manage their own health. The majority of patients want pharmaceutical companies to initiate outreach when they start taking a medication, with 69 percent wanting [...]

April 9, 2014 | Reply More