Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. June 15, 2015

Doctella Demonstrates Patient Engagement Solution at the 2015 BIO Convention

80% of medical errors involve communication problems between healthcare professionals. Doctella offers doctors, hospitals, and patients a simple way to reduce medical errors and improve patient engagement and education with proven concepts. 
Sunnyvale, Calif. (June 15, 2015)., a web and mobile resource for patients and families, announced Doctella will be exhibiting at booth #4807 in the Digital Health Zone at the 2015 BIO International Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on June 16-18, 2015. 

Better communication and shared decision-making between patients and their health care providers are key components to providing better, safer care. Research shows that engaged patients are not only safer patients, but they have better outcomes and experience fewer complications. Doctella can be customized for and is used by hospital service lines, hospital clinics and individual doctor offices.

Doctella offers a simple way to what has been a complex problem – making surgery safer with less uncertainty for patients. The company aims to improve patient engagement and patient safety by serving as a trusted advisor with a mobile tool that is available in the palm of your hand. Doctella empowers patients and families to become partners in their healthcare journey by providing personalized surgical checklists to better communicate with their doctor, before, during and after their medical or surgical procedure. The Doctella Patient Checklists are designed to help improve the patient experience, reduce medical errors, prevent harm, and improve patient experience. For biopharma, this represents an increased patient recruitment and retention rate given the active patient engagement vis-a-vis Doctella. The Doctella checklists are available via the free Doctella mobile app and online at

Doctella will be demonstrating its patient engagement solution at booth 4807. Doctella is also running a demo at the App Demo Bar at BIO on Wednesday, June 17 from 11:30 am to 12 pm. To set up a private demonstration and meeting please contact Mary Lodenkemper at

Contact information:
Phone: 408-898-2693

Doctella is a cloud-based, SaaS electronic patient and caregiver engagement platform that is designed to reduce medical errors, improve patient satisfaction and lower costs. Doctella is curated by patient advocates, medical experts from Johns Hopkins and Harvard, and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. is operated and owned by Patient Doctor Technologies, Inc. and is headquartered in Silicon Valley. The company’s content team in Baltimore works closely with Johns Hopkins Medicine through its content license with Johns Hopkins. Doctella is free to use for patients. See to start your journey to better, safer care. 

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