Putting remote triage nurses in conjunction with telehealth doctor’s visits can provide a seamless remote experience for patients. Triage nurses can collect the pertinent information, educate the patient for the telehealth visit, and set up a telehealth visit on behalf of the doctor.
Understanding your patients and the environment around them is vital to the success of a practice or healthcare organization. Having software that can effortlessly gather data and statistics is valuable for maintaining proper patient care and creating service offerings to best serve your communities.
Triage levels indicate the appropriate level of care for each patient depending on the symptoms they are experiencing and their medical history. Determining the appropriate triage level in a quick, effective manor is critical for patient safety, peace of mind, and cost-effective care.
Doctors Schmitt and Thompson have created a standardized set of questions and dispositions based on patient symptoms to ensure that nurses give the same, high-quality standard of care every time a patient calls.
Dr. Ravi Raheja, medical director and CTO of TriageLogic, teamed up with Spry Health to talk about monitoring at-risk patients during the COVID-19 pandemic on April 10th, 2020. The group discussed options for remote patient care and telehealth solutions to help patients virtually.
Running a medical call center requires specialized experience especially when the calls include health issues and protected health information.
Schmitt-Thompson released a clinical update addressing the rising use of electronic cigarettes. The CDC is reporting an outbreak of lung injury from smoking e-cigs.
Hospitals wanting to add nurse triage capabilities to their existing contact centers must have a robust triage software platform in place, one that will integrate with their existing EMR.
Top summer health issues and the valuable role telephone triage nurses provide to guide patients with home care advice or other care options to keep patients healthy and out of the ER.
Telephone triage nurses are well positioned to help reduce the occurrence and consequences of prescription opioid. They assess patient symptoms, identify who may be at the risk, and send notes to doctors for follow up.