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New Models in Managing Out-of-Hospital Care of Chronic Patients and Aging Population

  • Ilir Qose
  • Raffaele Conte
  • Francesco Sansone
  • Alessandro TonacciEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 544)

Abstract

Success story: When Care and Informatics know-how embrace patients’ needs and make possible new Out-of-Hospital Integrated Care Models. Healthcare is reforming to focus on the patients, to put them in the center of care and have medical professionals around them, working together in a collaborative and efficient way. Important not for profit Care providers, like Cooperatives, are playing a central role, upgrading to Integrated Solutions Coordinators. Patient engagement is crucially important in raising the level of care, and the involvement of non-medical professionals can further improve the treatment outcome. The usage of a collaborative healthcare platform can therefore provide significant benefits to the patients, and such positive results can be achieved in a user-friendly online environment.

Keywords

Aging Care models Healthcare management Out-of-hospital care 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ilir Qose
    • 1
  • Raffaele Conte
    • 1
    • 2
  • Francesco Sansone
    • 2
  • Alessandro Tonacci
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.AiCare SrlAnconaItaly
  2. 2.National Research Council of Italy, Institute of Clinical Physiology (CNR-IFC)PisaItaly

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