HealthOctober 07, 2016

The new surgical episode of care and the importance of patient engagement

As our nation's healthcare delivery system moves toward a value-based payments model, new regulations are creating a dizzying array of payment strategies that confuse the most sophisticated of hospital administrators. These strategies aim to turn surgical "one-offs" into holistic episodes of care that include tailored communication in and outside of the clinical setting.

The following white paper discusses how these strategies can be made more effective – by treating patients as full partners in their surgical care. Only then will organizations meet new compliance standards and realize improved clinical and financial outcomes.


Engage every patient in their journey

Easy-to-use interactive programs, featuring conversational language and relatable examples, help you foster connections and extend your team’s reach beyond healthcare settings.