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Health Literacy

Health Literacy has a huge impact on an individual’s relationship with their own health and healthcare experience. The CDC defines health literacy as “ the degree to which an individual has the capacity to obtain, communicate, process, and understand basic health information and services to make appropriate health decisions.” By this definition, health literacy has […]

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Informed Consent In The Ideal World vs In Our World

Informed consent is an essential component of patient care, and the clinician must ensure that the decision to proceed with the proposed intervention is truly an informed one. Although this is the ideal, the reality is quite different. The process of obtaining an informed consent is often overlooked, abbreviated, or delegated to assistants. Patients instill […]

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RxCheckIn and Confirmed Consent Partnership: The Benefit of Both

Recently, we have entered into a partnership with RxCheckIn! RxCheckIn connects providers and patients with a simple to use system that educates and monitors patient recovery following any procedure. We think their postoperative platform compliments our informed consent and patient education preoperative platform in a very productive way. The surgical perioperative process extends far outside […]

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National Family Health History Day

In honor of this being Thanksgiving week, and National Family Health History Day falling on Thanksgiving Day, we wanted to make family health history the focus of our blog this week!  Thanksgiving Day was declared National Family Health History Day by the U.S. Surgeon General in 2004. Knowing and being able to provide family health […]

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Informed Consent and Gender Related Care

Providing a truly informed consent is both essential and beneficial for any individual receiving medical treatment. At its core, it is to ensure that permission is given with the full knowledge of the proposed treatment details along with any relevant benefits, risks, and alternatives. This concept is critical in both emergent and elective medical treatments. […]

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More than an E – Consent Platform

One very important thing that we want everyone to know about us is that yes, we are a digital consent platform, but that we are so much more than that! Let’s put it into perspective: you could say that your iphone is great for playing music, but that doesn’t begin to cover the extent of […]

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Origin Story

First, let us thank you for joining and welcome you to our blog! We are thrilled you are here and are excited to give you so background in a little more detail about not only how we started, but the big question, WHY? We will also be discussing relevant industry topics and issues, and are […]