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Virtual Care and Comfort: How Telehospice Helps Patients and Caregivers

Considered the model for quality compassionate care for people facing a life-limiting illness, hospice provides expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support expressly tailored to the patient’s needs and wishes according to the National Hospice and Palliative … Read More

Lee Horner – Synzi CEO – Interview Regarding Home Health Care Referrals

How Virtual Care Can Increase the Quality and Quantity of Referrals

Hospitals are under the microscope for lowering the overall cost of care – including the related lengths of stay and readmission rates – while strengthening patient engagement.   To minimize penalties and maximize performance, institutions are seeking out home health agencies … Read More

The Promise of Virtual Care in Palliative Care

Palliative care for at-home patients can improve quality of life for patients with complex needs.  According to the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC), palliative care teams partner with primary physicians to provide patients with a better quality of life … Read More

How Virtual Care Can Prepare Patients for Home Health Care

Throughout the many stages of the care continuum, virtual care can improve patient expectations pre-discharge by preparing them for future changes. This includes discussing the timeliness and modality of how information is transferred between the patient and caregivers, as well … Read More

Virtual Care: Transforming the Way We See Our Providers

Synzi How Virtual Care Enhances the Quality of Life – “Quality of life” is a term used frequently when discussing someone’s vision of their current and future state. The CDC acknowledges it is challenging to measure the term “quality of … Read More

Virtual Care for Chronic Disease Management

Why Virtual Care Technology is Critical for Hurricane Planning

The official June 1 start of the hurricane season is fast-approaching…  Are you prepared to continue delivering patient care in case a disaster strikes your area? Researchers at Colorado State University recently released predictions for the upcoming Atlantic Ocean hurricane … Read More

How Virtual Care Helps Home Health Agencies Partner with Post-Acute Care Facilities

Home healthcare is not limited to supporting at-home patients. Patients may be receiving home healthcare services whether they are living at home, temporarily residing in a post-acute care facility, or residing in a longer-term care facility.  Home health agencies are … Read More