Doctella Presents Solution for

Patient-Centered Care at ACS Clinical Congress 2015

36% decrease in patient complications when incorporating “safety checklists” for surgery related procedures.Doctella offers surgeons a simple way to reduce medical errors and improve patient engagement and education with proven concepts.

Sunnyvale, Calif. October 3, 2015. Doctella.com, an online and mobile resource for patients and families to improve patient engagement and reduce preventable medical errors and adverse events, announced it will be exhibiting at booth 1425 at the American College of Surgeons’ Clinical Congress 2015 in Chicago, Illinois from October 4-8, 2015. With Doctella, surgeons can provide their patients with a solution that enables them to become better partners with their healthcare team and be more satisfied with their care.


Surgical safety checklists in the hands of surgeons have been proven to make care safer by reducing surgical complications and improving processes geared toward patient safety. Doctella has created a library of Patient Checklists designed to better prepare and engage patients for their surgical procedures, putting the power of this same clinically effective tool in the hands, and on the smart phones, tablets or laptops, of patients. The checklists are a powerful communications tool designed to help strengthen the patient-physician relationship, making them equal partners throughout medical treatment.

 
Doctella’s patient checklists help patients decide whether or not to have surgery in fewer office visits as patients receive the critical information they need to make informed decisions about their care in one setting. The checklists empower your patients to participate in and answer all of the questions they may have about guiding them through pre-surgical, day-of, and post-operative preparations with easy-to-understand, customizable information.  Integrating Doctella into clinical practice is a simple way to increase patient satisfaction and reduce costly complications.


Doctella will be demonstrating its patient engagement solution at booth 1425. To set up a private demonstration and meeting please contact Mary Lodenkemper at Mary@doctella.com.

 

Contact information:

Doctella

Phone: 408-898-2693

About 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.

 

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