KLAS: Remote patient monitoring reduces admissions, readmissions, ER visits

Here are eight clinical and financial outcomes, ranked by how frequently respondents said they improved during remote patient monitoring programs: 1. Reduced hospital admissions: 38 percent 2. Improved patient satisfaction: 25 percent 3. Reduced readmissions: 25 percent 4. Reduced emergency room visits: 25 percent 5. Quantified cost reductions: 17 percent 6. Improved medication compliance: 13…

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mHealth Study: Remote Monitoring Cuts Costs, Hospitalizations

A year-long remote monitoring program for patients with heart failure saved more than $8,000 per patient and reduced hospitalizations by more than 30 percent. The @Home study, conducted by Pennsylvania-based Capital Blue Cross and mHealth technology company Geneia, compared Blue Cross members equipped with Medtronic’s ZephyrLIFE home monitoring platform to a control group of non-monitored HF patients. The resulting reductions…

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Hypertension patients report lower blood pressure up to 1 year after a remote patient monitoring program

Remote patient monitoring can help patients with hypertension manage their blood pressure at home. In fact, integrating this technology into patient care proved more effective than normal practice at lowering blood pressure for up to 12 months after completing a telemonitoring program, according to study results published in JAMA. Researchers from the HealthPartners Institute for Education…

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