From previous studies we know the economic value and cost reductions of remote monitoring and remote patient management. Here is an article about a study by Mercy Virtual regarding the value to patients of being remotely monitored and remotely managed. The results of this study although not surprising show without a doubt the use of remote monitoring and remote patient management have profoundly positive results not only for patients but for wider medical system. And that remote monitoring and remote patient management should be employed not only for patients who live long distances from medical facilities, but for all patients who require frequent monitoring and attention.
Overview and results of the study:
The article includes a case study of the experiences of one of the patients in the study: