Doctella Presents Shared-Decision Making Tool at Stanford Medicine X
Healthcare of the future will require healthcare professionals to engage patients in partnerships based upon shared decision-making.Doctella understands both the science of patient engagement and the power of mHealth Technology.
Sunnyvale, Calif. September 22, 2015. Doctella.com, an online and mobile resource for patients and families, announced it will be exhibiting at the Stanford Medicine X Conferencein Stanford, California from September 23-27, 2015.Doctella is used by surgeons, hospitals and payers to deliver interactive questions and answers to patients and families.
Doctella was built for patients by patient advocates, in partnership with leading experts from Johns Hopkins and seasoned IT executives.By calling on the expertise from multiple domains, Doctella is better able to understand the needs of healthcare consumers, as well as the healthcare infrastructure and resulting pressures healthcare professionals are under to meet those needs.
Our Patient Engagement Platform provides a two part solutions that showcases both Surgery Checklists and the Patient Passport. The checklists are designed to empower patients to participate in and answer all of the questions they may have about their care, guiding them through pre-surgical, day-of, and post-operative preparation with easy-to-understand, customizable information. The Patient Passport is designed to be a communication tool for patients to use with providers at the point of care, to help articulate their needs and preferences.Together, they enable patients to become better partners with their healthcare team and be more satisfied with their care.
Patients and families can download free Doctella checklists and use these specialized checklists to better communicate with their doctor. The Doctella checklists are available via the free Doctella mobile app and online at www.doctella.com
Doctella will be demonstrating its patient engagement solution at Stanford Medicine X. To set up a private demonstration and meeting please contact Mary Lodenkemper at Mary@doctella.com.
Doctella is a cloud-based, SaaS electronic patient and family engagement platform that is designed to reduce medical errors, improve patient satisfaction and lower costs. Doctella is created by medical experts from Johns Hopkins, patient advocates and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. Doctella.com 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 http://www.doctella.com to start your journey to better, safer care.