Being Patient Centered is HARD!

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5 Patient Engagement Terms Shaping Value-Based Care – Clear up the confusion over lingo

5 Patient Engagement Terms Shaping Value-Based Care – Clear up the confusion over lingo

Healthcare professionals are increasingly adopting value-based care models, and turning to strong patient engagement tactics to drive success. However, the language used in patient engagement and value-based care discussions is sometimes nebulous, difficult to understand, or overlapping with other industry keywords.

In alphabetical order, PatientEngagementHIT.com defines the latest patient engagement buzzwords pertaining to the current rise of value-based care initiatives.

FDA’s efforts to enhance the patient perspective and experience in drug development and review: Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D.

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Benefit-risk assessment is at the heart of what we do to ensure that Americans have access to medical products that are safe, effective and meet their needs.

But we’re also deeply aware that serious chronic illnesses aren’t monolithic. Patient perception of the benefits and risks of different treatment options can vary based on the stage of the disease, the age of onset, alternative therapies available to treat the disease (if any) and whether a novel therapy improves a patient’s ability to function normally, slows the rate of disease progression or impacts other aspects of a patient’s quality of life.