patient reported outcomes

How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: What is Surgical Remote Monitoring?

Fee-for-service payment models in healthcare reward quantity over quality of medical services. This has led to a shift to value-based care, such as bundled payment models, that incentivize providers to achieve better health outcomes at lower costs. Through bundled payment … Read More

How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: Why Surgical Remote Monitoring?

COVID-19 cases overwhelmed hospitals throughout the pandemic, leading to the suspension of a wide range of non-emergency surgeries to spare beds for these patients. As a result, the surgery backlog has dramatically increased and there are growing concerns on how … Read More

SeamlessMD Featured in Ontario Health Webinar: Spotlight on Innovative Virtual Care Models

Recently, the Ontario Health Team (OHT) produced a Virtual Engagement Series in collaboration with Ontario Health (OH) and partners in the Central Program of Supports, for healthcare teams in Ontario to learn, ask questions, and share successes or challenges about … Read More

Digital Patient Engagement & Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) featured in “STS Webinar: Addressing the Cardiac Surgery Opioid Crisis” to help measure and manage opioid use after cardiac surgery

In the final weeks of Summer, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons held a Summer Series webinar on “Addressing the Cardiac Surgery Opioid Crisis” moderated by Rakesh C. Arora, MD, PhD, and Michael C. Grant, MD, MSE, with panel experts such … Read More

New Case Study: Prairie Heart Institute

We are excited to share exciting new results with Prairie Heart Institute, part of Hospital Sisters Health System, a 15-hospital system serving patients in Illinois and Wisconsin. Above is a video story developed in partnership with PHI, and below is … Read More

Patient Engagement & Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) highlights from the American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) 2019 Annual Meeting

Patient engagement and PROs in Cardiac Surgery were front and center at AATS 2019. Here are a few highlights! Dr. Louis Perrault (Montreal Heart Institute) presented on using Patient Engagement & PRO Technology to drive Multi-Center, Collaborative Quality Improvement On … Read More

SeamlessMD Introduces Multi-Center PRO Quality Collaboratives

The Quality Improvement Collaborative (QIC) concept was introduced in the 1980s and allowed providers to focus on specific quality metrics, share experiences, research, and best practices. A systematic review of the QIC (Susan Wells et al, 2018) showed 83% of … Read More