Gatineau, Quebec (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 -- eHealth and wellness applications can offer significant benefits to both patients and healthcare providers. They have the potential to improve patient outcomes by equipping patients with the tools to proactively manage their health. The challenge is in designing applications that will not only engage the user to ensure long term use, but also to affect a long term positive behavioral change.
Hosted by Macadamian and featuring Lorraine Chapman, HIMSS Usability Task Force Member, along with Elizabeth Bacon, Founder of Devise Consulting and Find Wellness, Tom Dusenberry, Founder of Dusenberry Entertainment, Health Games | Gamification Expert; and Beth Sims, Director, Health and Wellness at US Telehealth Services, this complimentary panel discussion will:
• Review current trends in Health and Wellness
• Look at different approaches to addressing the challenge of patient engagement
• Discuss whether technologies like gamification can help to incent patients to take an active, sustained role in their own health management.
In addition, attendees will be invited to participate in a live question and answer session at the end of the presentation.
Join us and register for this complimentary webinar today.
Vani Edwardson, Macadamian, http://www.macadamian.com, +1 613-415-7161, [email protected]