Thursday, August 07, 2014

#health2stat Captain Dan -Army fit patient engagement

Social engagement is critical to behavior change

I am here at the Barking Dog in Bethesda for #health2stat. More info here:

total health = physical health + behavior change

Army has built a web platform that uses social on-boarding to meet soldiers where they are.
Platform is built to provide personalized social engagement.

Weekly feedback on 5 areas: social, family, spiritual, physical …

Real age score
Competitive positions warriors against others that they match. Eg by age, specialty, location.

Everything is built from a social perspective.

Being military the data is rolled up and de-identified to present to commanders. This helsp to drive culture change.

[tag health, cloud]

Mark Scrimshire
Health & Cloud Technology Consultant

Mark is available for challenging assignments at the intersection of Health and Technology using Big Data, Mobile and Cloud Technologies. If you need help to move, or create, your health applications in the cloud let’s talk.
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Disclosure: I began as a Patient Engagement Advisor and am now CTO to Personiform, Inc. and their platform. Medyear is a powerful free tool that helps you collect, organize and securely share health information, however you want. Manage your own health records today. Medyear: The Power Grid for your Health. T

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