We empower patients by providing clear, reliable health information, allowing them to become actively involved in improving their health, and enabling healthcare professionals to optimise their care.
In the 2020s, people will not be passive recipients of care. They will be co-creators of their own health. The challenge is to equip them with the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to help themselves.
PREVENTION GREEN PAPER
Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care
of people find current health information difficult to understand."
Personalisation and Control Specialist, NHS England
of medication is not taken as prescribed, on average."
BROWN & BRUSSELL
Medication Adherence: WHO cares?
of what is discussed in medical appointments is remembered by patients."
Patient Engagement Hit
deaths are contributed to by non-adherence to medication. It also costs £125bn a year in Europe.
Implementing eHealth innovation
Patient services will become a competitive driver and are no longer optional for pharmaceutical companies
Developing partnerships with technology companies is another key initiative that pharma has been using to be more patient-centric and digitally enabled across both their commercial and clinical spaces
One of the greatest challenges that will face health systems globally in the twenty-first century will be the increasing burden of long-term diseases (according to World Health Organization)
1 in 3
people, Globally, have at least one long-term condition
of healthcare costs in developed nations are caused by long-term condition
of prescribed medication is not taken correctly
Cognitant group delivers:
Disease awareness programmes
Appointments are simply too short to fully meet the needs of patients
We face a growing challenge of how best to educate our patients beyond the virtual consultation
Keeping up to date with current best practice can feel like a daunting challenge
(approximately) of the world’s population experience a mean consultation length of 5 min or less in primary care
Short consultation length drives polypharmacy and overuse of antibiotics
Short consultation length is likely to adversely affect the workload and stress of the consulting clinician
Poor or inadequate information leads to higher levels of complaints and litigation