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New Data From Partners Center For Connected Health Demonstrates Wireless Mobile Technology Improves Patient Engagement, Outcomes
Date:7/9/2013

readings. Providers also have access to their patients' data to monitor patients' progress and to provide timely feedback based on the objective data captured.

In this retrospective study, patients enrolled in the BP Connect program using wireless-based devices recorded significantly more frequent blood pressure readings and data uploads than patients using modem-based devices. Thirty patients from three clinical practices within the Partners HealthCare network participated; median age of the study population was 61.7 years.

Participants who used a wireless-based device engaged more frequently, and recorded a significantly higher number of measurements per day versus those in the modem-based group (median = 0.66 versus 0.2 measurements/day; p = .01). Similarly, the number of uploads per day was significantly higher in the wireless-based group versus the modem-based group (0.46 versus 0.01 uploads/day; p < .001, respectively). Participants who used a wireless device engaged earlier in the program, demonstrated by their significantly lower time to first upload (median = 4 versus 7 days; p = .02). Time to first BP measurement, however, did not differ significantly between the groups (median = 2 versus 1 day; p = .98).

"Our findings demonstrate that the less obtrusive the upload process, the better the level of patient engagement, and provides clinicians with timely data to facilitate improved patient-provider communication and more timely intervention," added Joseph C. Kvedar, MD, Founder and Director, Center for Connected Health. "As mobile technologies are becoming more affordable and acceptable, this is an opportune time to widely adopt mobile technology to engage patients in the self-management of chronic diseases. Adopting the right technology should be a priority. Our goal is to sustain this initial interest and help patients continually and consistently engage in the program."


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