According to one recent survey, hospitals and health systems are no longer questioning the value – or desire – for Patient-Generated Health Data (PGHD). In fact, they are demanding it. Indeed, a 2018 HIMSS Media report found that 90 percent of those incorporating wearable devices in their workflow see it as a technology strategy that can positively impact chronic disease management.

This report covers:

  • Top three clinical reasons for incorporating wearables
  • Going beyond chronic-care management
  • Overcoming barriers with health coaching
  • Improving patient motivation and self-care
  • The future of PHGD and wearables