Jan. 21, 2013
-- Increasing healthcare spending and the development of new technologies brought into attention in the past years the concept of patient engagement. Recently, several tools were developed to allow patients access to health information, medical records, test results, possibility to fix appointments online, all these actions being considered to increase patient involvement and facilitate patient—provider communication.
iValueHealth.NET was created with the logic of engaging patients more and more in decision making regarding their healthcare. “We believe that accurate information on different health topics and the possibility to connect patients with healthcare professionals on our platform enable them to take an active role and make informed decisions about their own healthcare”, said Managing Director. “For example, patients joining our platform have the possibility to be in touch with their doctor/pharmacist or vice-versa and fix appointments, manage their health calendar and access tools to manage their vaccination or treatment”, added the Director.
Since its launch, early 2012, iValueHealth.NET is enjoying growing success, having gathered over 150k users from around the world. “What makes us different in Patients’ world are the numerous possibilities we offer in accessing information – from home PCs to tablets and smartphones or even feature phones using SMS/USSD, the level of details depending on the device one uses.”, pointed out Managing Director.
Accessing iValueHealth.NET platform is free of charge and open to everyone. All one needs to connect is an e-mail address.