Value to Patient Patient Scenario
Exclusively Patient-Controlled Record Access Jane, a 35-year-old owner of a specialty bakery, is a one year survivor of breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Concerned that her health history will jeopardize her prospects for business loans and investment capital, Jane uses the app to maintain her comprehensive clinical summary, sharing it only with trusted health care providers.
A Hub for Your Fragmented Health Records Bob, a 29-year-old Iraq war veteran and volunteer soccer coach, lost a leg to an IED, experiences unpredictable PTSD flashbacks, and receives rehab and counseling from familiar and unfamiliar VA and non-VA providers. Concerned about the possibility that his fragmented records will lead to needless treatment errors, Bob uses the app to document all providers' drug and lifestyle recommendations.
Motivation for Achieving Your Personal Best Sam, a 68-year-old retired accountant and widower, studies Italian at a local community college in preparation for a "bucket-list" trip to Sardinia. Sam uses the app to set goals for improvement in his blood pressure, weight and sleep and to motivate him to comply with goal-related lifestyle changes.
A Handy Reference When You Go for Care Angel, a 9-year old girl with Type 1 diabetes, has read Roald Dahl's "Matilda" five times. Her mom uses the app to communicate with Angel's health care providers about her progress with medication, diet and exercise instructions and to teach Angel self-care skills.
Daily Reminders of Providers' Instructions Lisa, a 40-year old graphic designer with multiple sclerosis, has a complex multi-component daily regimen. She relies on the app for automatic daily reminders to record compliance with each component of the regimen. Her friend Benny uses the app to support Lisa when she needs a helping hand.
Timelines Linking Compliance, Instructions, and Goals Hisako, a 73-year old grandmother of 8 and mahjong enthusiast with high blood pressure and diabetes uses the app to track important test results such as blood pressure readings and hemoglobin A1c levels. She, and her primary care provider, can see at a glance how blood pressure medications, insulin, diet and exercise impact these measurements over days, weeks and months.
Data-Driven Decisions with All Your Providers Julian, a 51-year old civil engineer and father of three girls, has just been diagnosed with prostate cancer and, with his wife Ananda is consulting with specialists (urologist, radiation oncologist, medical oncologist) about treatment options that fit his preferences. He uses the app to share standardized information about insurance, emergency contacts, past and present problems, medications, allergies with consultants.
Peace of Mind about Travel and Emergencies Paul, a 45-year-old cellist, is hospitalized with an acute kidney stone attack while on a concert tour in Sweden. With the app, Paul shares information during hospital admission about prior illnesses and current types and doses of medications. At discharge, he uses the app to record details of hospital treatment so he can update his regular health care providers back home.
Visualize Patterns of Instructions, Goals and Test Results Over Time Gabriela, a 26-year-old lawyer, is depressed after her recent diagnosis of breast cancer. She uses the app to monitor mood, sleep, and energy goals while taking anti-depressant medication and receiving chemotherapy. She finds that sharing graphic timelines of her compliance with instructions and attainment of goals eases her discussions about progress with her oncologist and her psychologist.
Note: Scenarios in this table illustrate the value of the SmartPHR Health Aware app for typical (but not actual) patients and caregivers coping with complex conditions. This table is not a guarantee of the capabilities or performance of the app. ©2014 Prosocial Applications, Inc. All rights reserved. SmartPHR® Health Aware is a registered trademark of Prosocial Applications. Like No Other App™ Driving Your Own Care™ www.thesmartphr.com info@thesmartphr.com

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