Positive patient engagement is essential for successful healthcare operations, ranging from providing better service to a higher quality of care. It also helps build trust and loyalty between patients and their care providers, directing to better overall patient satisfaction. In this blog post, we will be exploring the benefits of positive patient engagement and how it can help improve health outcomes.
What is Positive Patient Engagement?
Positive patient engagement is an approach to care that focuses on the relationship between a patient and their healthcare provider rather than just procedures or treatments. It emphasizes open communication, respect for medical decisions, and forming meaningful partnerships between patients and providers. By increasing patient motivation and engagement, it can result in improved health outcomes. So, if your organization is looking to increase patient engagement and satisfaction, it’s important to understand the benefits of positive patient engagement to make a lasting impact.
The Benefits of Positive Patient Engagement
Improved quality of care
Positive patient engagement is key to providing better quality care. When patients are involved in their own care, they become more informed and active in making decisions that affect their health. Studies have shown that when patients are engaged, they tend to be more compliant with their treatment plan and are less likely to experience adverse events.
Better health outcomes
Positive patient engagement can also lead to better health outcomes. Studies have found that patients who were actively involved in their care had lower mortality rates, enhanced quality of life, and a decreased risk for hospital readmissions.
Improved patient safety
By engaging patients in their own care, healthcare providers can help ensure a safe and effective healthcare experience. Patients who are more engaged in their own care tend to be better informed about the risks associated with different treatments and procedures, allowing them to make better-informed decisions that can prevent medical errors from occurring.
How AZZLY® Can Help with Positive Patient Engagement?
We are proud to introduce the AZZLY Rize™ Patient Engagement Portal (PEP) as an integral component of our all-in-one EHR, Patient Management and Revenue Cycle Management platform.
PEP offers a secure and user-friendly platform that enhances communication, document management, and engagement between providers, patients, parents, and guardians. This new portal aims to empower individuals on their recovery journey by providing a range of innovative features designed to streamline communication, improve access to information, and simplify administrative processes.
Our Patient Engagement Portal includes five exciting new features to boost Patient Engagement:
- Secure Authentication and Registration
- Streamline Document Sharing and Electronic Signature
- Seamless Two Way Messaging and Appointment Requests
- SImplified Profile Management and Personalization
- Soon… Appointment Schedules and Modern Patient PaymentS
Take the Next Step
Invite your Patient Population to access the Patient Engagement Portal (PEP) at azzlyhealth.me to embark on a more connected and informed recovery journey. To learn more about how you can engage and retain your patients with AZZLY, schedule time with an AZZLY Expert by clicking here. We are also available to answer any questions you have at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1 (888) 400-3201. Get in touch with us today, and let’s start a conversation!