Taking medication on time and as directed may seem like a simple task. But, non-adherence is more common than you may expect. In fact, it’s becoming a growing epidemic, with people often not realizing the implications.
As the market continues to move toward value-based care delivery, providers will look to SDM to significantly improve health outcomes and lower costs while transforming the way they communicate and collaborate with patients.
Organizations that embrace digital health engagement methods for population management can gain more insight into who each person is, make predictions about their future health outcomes, learn what type of interventions they would respond best to, and provide them with the right content and services they need to achieve health goals.
Consider Kyle & George, two hypothetical members in their early 50’s who appear similar clinically – they are both moderately overweight and have indicators of pre-diabetes. If you could only afford to outreach to one of them with a message about getting healthier, who would you choose? ... And what would you say?
Our lives are full of choices and healthcare decisions are perhaps the most important choices of them all. Yet, when the time comes to make healthcare decisions many individuals are unsure where to turn and as a result, do not understand all of their options. When faced with which type of treatment to receive or whether or not to undergo surgery, navigating the all resources and advice available can be daunting.