How hospitals use data for patient education

The pressure is on for communicators to collect and analyze patient data and workflows. What becomes of all this information, and how does it bolster community outreach?

Patient portals and telehealth provide crucial insights into patient concerns, treatments and behaviors. The value of this information is elevated when communicators can connect it to patient education, content development and outcomes.

This infographic shows that hospitals with strong digital relationships and an emphasis on relevant patient education:

  • Provide clear post-care instructions to individuals being discharged
  • Use emails to maintain contact and keep communication open
  • Offer patient satisfaction surveys to monitor experiences

Take a look:

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