Remote Symptom Monitoring Increases Cancer Patient Life Expectancy

The use of tablet or smart phones for real-time communication of patient symptoms, biometrics and state of mind assessments provide a richer relationship with the Care Management team. Telehealth platforms facilitate this free-flow of actionable information that enhance patient engagement and improve outcomes. As recently seen on NBC Nightly News, integration of this approach into treatment and post-treatment monitoring will likely improve patient satisfaction, operational efficiencies and life expectancy.

Cancer Patients Live Longer
Symptom Monitoring with Patient-Reported Outcomes During Routine Cancer Treatment: A Randomized Controlled Trial