Activating Patients to Proactively Manage their Heart Health Using NexJ Connected Wellness. The Virtual Care Program is an online program, delivered using NexJ Connected Wellness, available to people who are at risk of developing heart disease and patients who have established heart disease. The program uses best practices to help people take control of their heart health, help individuals understand their current health situation, and motivate them to manage and improve the risk factors that impact their health and well-being. Hear from experts at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute about why they selected NexJ Connected Wellness as their platform to deliver the Virtual Care Program, and also find out what patients like most about using the platform.
Chronic disease is healthcare’s biggest challenge with roughly half of North Americans having at least one chronic condition. Engaging chronic disease patients to better manage their own health and wellness has been shown to improve population health, lower the cost of care, and improve the patient experience.
Welcome to Connected Wellness, a revolutionary tool that allows your patients to actively participate in their own health and wellness. Watch this short introductory video to learn how you can efficiently educate your patients to improve understanding and adherence, improve collaboration with their care team, and deliver on-going support to drive positive, sustainable behavior change.
Studies have shown that patients only correctly retain about 10 per cent of what the doctor tells them, and 70 per cent of prescriptions are not renewed by the one-year mark. NexJ Health Pro is a revolutionary tablet app that healthcare professionals are using to deliver condition and treatment information in a way that improves patient understanding and adherence. Patients leave their appointment knowing their diagnosis, what they need to do about it and why they need to do it.
Improving outcomes requires that patients have the support, knowledge, and motivation to self-manage their chronic conditions. With personal health coaching, patients work with a health coach who provides on-going feedback and encouragement to eat healthy, exercise, take medications as prescribed, and more. Through this support, patients develop an understanding of the relationship their behaviors have on their biometrics, motivating them to sustain the behavior changes necessary to be as well as they can be.
The top 1% of healthcare system users account for 34% of Ontario’s healthcare budget. Engaging and activating patients, their families, and advocates is needed to improve outcomes and lower the cost of care. Watch this video to learn how NexJ Connected Wellness can be used to improve care coordination across the continuum for high needs patients, and ensure that they get the right care, at the right time, and at the right place.
High needs patients account for the largest proportion of healthcare costs. By activating patients, their families, and advocates in the patient’s health and wellness, it is possible to improve patient outcomes, lower the cost of care and improve care coordination. Watch this video to learn how patient-friendly care plans can be used to drive greater care coordination and collaboration across the patient’s inter-professional care team, empower patients to proactively manage their chronic conditions, and enable the patient’s family, friends and advocates to more effectively support the patient.
Approximately 26 million Americans have Diabetes, costing the US economy 245 billion dollars a year. Engaging and activating patients, their families, and advocates is needed to improve outcomes and lower the cost of care. Watch this video to learn how NexJ Connected Wellness can be used to improve care coordination across the continuum for high needs patients, and ensure that they get the right care, at the right time, and at the right place.
In a recent interview, NexJ CEO, William M. Tatham discusses NexJ Systems with BNN. He discusses trends in healthcare including shared electronic health records, people-centered health and how NexJ's health solutions and the NexJ Connected Wellness platform supports these trends by strengthening the relationship between Doctors and Patients and enabling patients to proactively manage their own health and wellness.