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7 Health Education Tools For Patients

Patients can benefit by getting a variety of healthcare information electronically--as these seven options prove. The tools also help healthcare organizations comply with the HITECH Act Meaningful Use requirements.
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GetWellNetwork's interactive patient care offering GetWell Town provides entertainment, education, and clinical-care tools that are geared to the special needs of young patients and their families. GetWell Town allows staff to order kid-friendly education videos, available through an exclusive partnership with KidsHealth, that specifically cover a child's condition. On-demand features allow families to review educational videos at any time, find critical medication information, and even view profiles of their caregivers, helping to build a more personal connection with them. GetWell Town facilitates patient engagement.

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