Thursday, October 23, 2014

#health2stat consumer driven health and patient generated data – the world is changing – slowly Q&A
Responsibility is being forced onto the patient. Medical professionals are still concerned about patient generated data and the reliability of that data.

My view is this: is one measure taken in an office setting more accurate and reliable than months of data collected by the patient.

I argue that even if the patient is not expert they will still be consistent in their method and the trend of many readings is ultimately more valuable than a single reading taken in what might be a stressful situation for the patient.

How do you ensure patients are trained to use Equipment reliably??? Have you heard of this thing called YouTube ???

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Mark Scrimshire
Health & Cloud Technology Consultant

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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: Less hassle. Better care.

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