This agreement ensures that 5thPort’s OMS clients have access to the most up-to-date informed consent forms through an automated update distribution process, thus reducing the administrative burden on OMS practices,” said Patricia Pigoni, COO of OMSNIC.
AUGUSTA, Maine (PRWEB) September 10, 2019
5thPort, LLC, a healthtech company with a cutting-edge digital patient engagement platform has entered into an agreement with OMS National Insurance Company, RRG (OMSNIC) to license their informed consent forms.
The 5thPort Platform allows providers to digitally engage directly with patients pre- and post-operatively with high quality educational videos, comprehension testing and eConsent. Patients and/or their caregivers can participate on their desktop or mobile device either at home or in the office waiting area.
“OMS is a fast-growing specialty for 5thPort and this licensing agreement is a big win for 5thPort and for OMS practices across the nation,” said Navroze Eduljee, CEO of 5thPort. “5thPort not only maintains and keeps current all procedure specific OMSNIC informed consent language, it dynamically creates the eConsent form based on the procedure or procedures selected, greatly reducing paperwork and streamlining workflow in the office,” added Eduljee.
The use of informed consent forms supports efforts to improve patient education and patient safety. “This agreement ensures that 5thPort’s OMS clients have access to the most up-to-date informed consent forms through an automated update distribution process, thus reducing the administrative burden on OMS practices,” said Patricia Pigoni, COO of OMSNIC.
About 5thPort, LLC
5thPort is a healthtech company focused on improving outcomes through better patient engagement. The 5thPort digital engagement platform educates patient and caregivers using easy-to-understand, high quality videos followed by simple comprehension testing. The platform includes a next generation informed consent process that is specifically designed to encourage a meaningful conversation with the provider. The multi-lingual capable platform streamlines office workflow, handling multiple procedure-based consents dynamically. Simply put, 5thPort puts the “informed” in informed consent. The education and patient component of the informed consent process can be completed at home or in the office without the intervention of medical staff. The entire patient encounter is “logged”, providing detailed date and time stamped documentation.
For more information about 5thPort, LLC, please visit http://www.5thport.com.