|[February 12, 2014]
PatientPoint 360° Activates Physician-Patient Partnership through EHR-Enabled, Mobile-Ready Patient Portal
ORLANDO, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
today announced the launch of PatientPoint
360°, a robust mobile-ready patient portal featuring advanced health
management tools that provide patients with on-demand access to their
physicians and health information. PatientPoint
360° complements the award-winning PatientPoint
Care Coordination Platform and patient education programs to offer
providers the most comprehensive suite of patient engagement solutions.
360° is a logical outgrowth of our core competencies," said Tom
McGuinness, CEO, PatientPoint. "PatientPoint
has best-in-class point-of-care patient engagement technology and
programs, and now our product portfolio provides a bi-directional,
contextual connection between patients and physicians."
360° combines the power of market-leading patient education, payer
information and patient electronic health record (EHR)data, enabling a
personalized patient portal experience that closes gaps in care and
drives medication management and adherence. And given its mobile-ready
delivery-on desktop, tablet or phone-it provides a seamless continuity
of engagement that strengthens the patient-physician partnership, while
supporting population health management.
"Improving the patient experience and delivering care that supports
better outcomes requires technology that keeps the patient in focus, but
also facilitates good provider workflow," said Dr.
David Levin, chief medical information officer at Cleveland Clinic. "PatientPoint
360° simplifies communications and information sharing to activate
patients-wherever they may be-and that personalization and pervasiveness
is critical to improving outcomes."
The core patient portal functions also automates processes that can be
burdensome to staff and frustrating for patients-scheduling, bill paying
and test result notifications among others. Plus PatientPoint
360° not only satisfies meaningful use Stage 2 criteria for patient
portals, but also can trigger patient education and gap-in-care or
treatment adherence information specific to each patient. This can
deliver incredible value to practices working toward aggressive clinical
quality, patient satisfaction and outcomes goals.
"There's an unprecedented need for health technology among patients, yet
so many solutions create more data silos and hinder the patient
experience," said Dr.
Geeta Nayyar, chief medical information officer, PatientPoint.
"Providers who offer PatientPoint
360° can use the secure technology to establish a collaborative and
data-driven connection with patients. Health happens outside the walls
of traditional care settings, and mobile health will be the lynchpin of
improving the patient experience moving forward."
360° is available to practices striving to elevate the patient
experience, manage patient populations, improve outcomes and streamline
operations. Patients of the practice will have instant access to their
health information at home and on-the-go through this practice-branded
website and mobile platform.
is the leader and innovator of patient and physician engagement
solutions at the point of care. PatientPoint
award-winning patient education programs and care coordination platform
drive meaningful outcomes for patients, healthcare providers and program
sponsors. The PatientPoint
Care Coordination Platform is the first mobile-enabled
care coordination and patient engagement platform to be pre-validated by
Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for 2011 patient-centered
medical home (PCMH) criteria. PatientPoint
serves more than 61,000 physicians across all programs and more than 750
hospitals throughout the U.S., and impacts over 456 million patient and
caregiver exposures annually. Learn more at www.patientpoint.com.
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