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ACCURATE REAL-TIME CLINICAL DOCUMENTATION – SYNCED DIRECTLY TO PCC

Cynthia was a registered nurse. Helping and healing those in distress had been a goal of hers since a young age. Despite all her skills and accomplishments, at times Cynthia felt helpless. While she possessed expertise and experience, she felt as though it was only put to use part of the time. Her patients required an extremely high amount of attention, as did their medical charts. It was important that she document and record things like changes to vital signs, administration of medications, progress notes and much more, which was incredibly time consuming. She often wished she could be doing more while she dejectedly sat entering patient data. 

One day while getting lunch with her friend Thomas, a fellow RN who worked at another facility,Thomas told Cynthia about MyCooey, an end-to-end health monitoring mobile platform that covered everything from nursing to assisted living to post-surgical rehab. He explained how easy it was to track data in real-time. Data could even be logged hand…
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HOW EVERYONE ON THE CARE TEAM CAN STAY IN-THE-KNOW!

Meet Ted. Ted is a resident at the local assisted living community. Throughout the week he sees several care providers, including a dietician, a dialysis specialist, and a lab tech for regular vitals and occasional tests. He takes four medications. Ted loves music and takes part in regular music therapy sessions as well as daily piano hour in the lounge. 
Just last week, Ted suffered a fall and had hip replacement surgery. He will now add to his regimen post-operative care as well as regular appointments with both a physical therapist and an occupational therapist. He will also add three medications. 
Today, between his standard care and medications as well as his post-operative care and medications, Ted has six care practitioners tending to him and is receiving support in properly managing seven medications. 
We all know that this is a typical case, and how easy it is for something to go array when there are so many variables. 
In fact, results from a recent AARP survey of over 1,800 adu…

STREAMLINE CARE PLANS, IMPROVE FAMILY CONNECTIONS!

A young boy rushes in to see his grandmother, embracing her. The two have an indelible bond, perhaps cultivated by a sort of inheritance of his mother’s deep love for her own mother and maybe something deeper. 
“Oma,” the boy whispers. 
“My darling,” his grandmother replies. 
What gets in the way of family connections like this one? 
Too often it’s complex, cumbersome and downright hard-to-manage care plans, which interrupt everyday moments of connection. According to LeadingAge, the nation’s leading advocacy organization in the aging services industry, a typical care plan[1]can include lab tests and/or dialysis to be completed, coordination of rehabilitation care appointments, diet management, sensory care, assistance with recreational, spiritual and cultural activities, and so much more. With all of those permutations, it’s easy to see how complex it can be to manage a single care plan, let alone dozens or even hundreds depending upon the care setting. 
What that complexity means for ind…

LEVERAGE YOUR MOBILE FOR NON-FACE-TO-FACE SERVICES!

The Medicare program offers separate reimbursement for RPM (Remote Patient Monitoring) services billed under CPT code 99091 (effective January 1, 2018). Providers can get reimbursement of ~$59 per patient per month for RPM services billed under CPT code 99091.
This means healthcare providers have great opportunities to gain quick wins by remotely managing certain chronic conditions of their patients.
That service is defined as collection, review and interpretation of physiologic data (e.g., blood pressure, blood glucose monitoring, ECG) that is digitally stored and/or transmitted by the patient and/or caregiver to the physician or other qualified health care professional.
The un-bundled CPT code 99091 means that healthcare providers will be able to get reimbursement separately for the time they spent on the above service. Any provider who clocks in a minimum of 30 minutes per month per patient for the above service is qualified to receive the payment under CPT 99091.
What Providers Should…

THE MOBILE SOLUTION THAT’S SIMPLIFYING COMMUNICATION BETWEEN PROVIDERS, PATIENTS AND FAMILY MEMBERS!

Juggling doctors’ appointments, various medications and monitoring your patients’ vitals can be difficult to manage in an easy, effective and efficient way. When you add in the activities and stressors of daily life it almost seems impossible. That is especially true when you’re trying to stay on top of charting, drop-in family requests, residents’ and clients’ appointments, vitals and medication administration.
Does this sound familiar to you? 
One of your newer clients recently turned 83. Your client’s daughter is often travelling for work and is very adamant about when she receives health status updates, which is putting a lot of pressure on your staff.
This client has a long-standing relationship with a cardiologist, a gastroenterologist and a neurologist specializing in Parkinson’s. He is still able to navigate the myriad of health appointments he has in a given week. He has an alarm set on his cell phone that reminds him to take his meds every 4 hours throughout the day. 
His daught…

HOW HEALTHCARE IS USING AI TODAY?

Ever since John McCarthy coined this idea about 6 decades ago, artificial intelligence (AI) is fast being regarded as the go to technology for augmenting engagement levels at the touch of a button.

Apple Siri, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Microsoft Cortana are just a few examples of voice-powered personal assistants that help you interact with a platform or a device to get your routine tasks done.

From these virtual assistants to self-driving vehicles, AI & machine learning is slowly but steadily making their way into our lives.

WHY AI WILL HAVE PROFOUND IMPACT?

Are you being told that AI is the future? Might be true. But there are innovative start-ups that uses matured AI aspects practically today as well.

All healthcare providers should be getting used to this term now (if they’re not already), because AI will have a profound impact on their business decisions in the days to come.

While it might seem ridiculously simple, you can actually apply this concept or principle in…

TURN YOUR PHONE INTO A PERSONAL SAFETY DEVICE!

What is the best time to prepare for a disaster?
Well, the answer is simple “BEFORE IT TAKES PLACE”!
Anyone who’s been there realizes the benefits of being the most prepared on the block. 
The good news is that you have the solution at your fingertips. One of the things that most of us carry at all times is our phones, so why don’t we make them smarter? 
Your phones can do much more than just checking emails, texting, and taking those selfies. They can be more than useful in an emergency situation as well!


If you watch this video, you will realize that how the solution is implemented in Japan by one of our customers!
It’s a combination of a one-touch SOS device (CallOut) and MyCooey platform.
It’s not that you’ll use it every day. But when you’re caught in a precarious situation, getting a word out could be a lifesaver. 
In an emergency situation, a short press on the CallOut device connects you to a pre-set SOS contact configured in the system, and it’s smart enough to locate you vi…