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5 Best Practices for Clinical Trial Recruitment

While the COVID-19 pandemic has temporarily disrupted the recruitment, retention, and progress of many clinical trials across the globe, providers, pharma companies and research organizations continue to press on however they can with the exploration of potentially lifesaving medications and clinical interventions. Whether or not your clinical-trial efforts have been impacted by the pandemic, ...

By |April 20th, 2021|Concierge Care®, Pharma|

Telehealth Implemented Three Ways: The Telehealth Triple Play

The changing landscape of healthcare in 2020 and 2021 has resulted in social distancing barriers, a healthcare system that is pushed to its limits, and patients who are taking a more active role in their own care. As these changes evolve over time, they have greatly accelerated the adoption of telehealth and digital therapeutics, ...

4 Ways to Improve Health Outcomes

Today’s healthcare landscape offers more advanced and intuitive interventions than ever, but there is still room for improvement in increasing access to these resources while maximizing patients’ longevity and quality of life. As life expectancy continues to rise, and people are thriving longer than ever with adverse and, in many cases, formerly terminal conditions, ...

Introducing the PHP Healthy Connections Concierge Program

Partners Health Plan (PHP) is a not-for-profit managed care organization that serves persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities through personalized Life Plans. Designed in coordination with local providers and community groups, PHP’s plans ensure that each participant receives the healthcare, habilitation, and other services necessary to their overall wellbeing, tailored to their personal preferences. ...

Healing Whole: The Importance of Treating the Entire Patient during the Oncology Journey

We’ve discussed and reported at length the importance of treating the whole patient and addressing their biopsychosocial states in all areas of healthcare. Perhaps nowhere is it more important to address the totality of the impact of one’s condition than during the oncology experience. A cancer diagnosis brings unmatched stress and uncertainty that affects ...

Outpatient Cancer Care: The Benefits, Limitations, and How Concierge Care Helps

The outpatient treatment model for essentially all conditions is, by default, less in-depth than inpatient care, but is a necessary and critical component of oncology that yields a variety of benefits. When it comes to the extremely time-sensitive and comprehensive nature of the oncology journey, these distinctions can make a significant difference in treatment ...

Personal Concierge for Cancer Care Roundtable and Results

In November 2020, we invited oncology experts to participate in a roundtable discussion to evaluate a new way of remote-monitoring cancer patients and maintaining the quality of care delivery at home. As more cancer patients undergo cancer therapy and chemotherapy at home, cancer centers and practices are now facing new challenges to ensure optimal care ...

By |January 27th, 2021|Concierge Care®|

What Have We Learned? 5 Healthcare Predictions for 2021

We can safely call 2020, among other things, the “Year of Healthcare.” It was a year that put health and wellness front and center by being swallowed up by a global pandemic, shining a lot on underutilized resources, opportunities for innovation, improvable areas, and different ways to help patients. It was a year that ...

3 Important Tips for Improving Adherence to Cardiovascular Medications

As cases of cardiovascular disease increase in the United States, there continues to be a problem with medication adherence among a considerable portion of this patient population. Data from the American College of Cardiology indicates that nearly half of all Americans suffer from some sort of heart disease. In the meantime, data from the ...

Being There without Being There: The Importance of Remotely Offering Behavioral Health Support

One of the most valuable lessons that we’ve learned in the healthcare landscape over the past 20 years is the importance of behavioral health in all areas of treatment delivery. It affects how patients interact with care providers, prioritize medication adherence, maintain diets, stay active, and manage all other areas of wellness. The World ...