The pandemic served as a major catalyst for the shift toward in-home patient care, but the need was already there. In fact, in-home care is strongly associated with better patient outcomes. According to a 5-year study, emergency room visits, hospitalizations, and short turnaround readmissions are all reduced for patients who receive in-home primary care.
Fortunately, a number of leading organizations are proving that the future of quality in-home care is here. Spire Health is one of the organizations providing innovative remote patient monitoring and tackling the big challenges of in-home care like providing technical solutions for sick and elderly patient populations.
Tackling unique challenges in the telehealth industry
Spire Health provides patients with a respiratory tracking device that allows for remote patient monitoring for chronic respiratory diseases. They’re on a mission to prevent hospital stays related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)…