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WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To accelerate the deployment of digital health technologies by virtual care providers and payers, Wolters Kluwer, Health today launched Digital Health Architect™ Consumer Education Suite and EmmiGuide™. These solutions, which will debut at the HLTH 2022 conference, combine digital tools with unprecedented access to expert-approved content – ​​the same content that powers widely used solutions such as UpToDate®, Lexicomp® and Emmi®, to help virtual care providers and payers provide patients and members with consistent, evidence-based information and improve care where and how it is delivered.

“We are seeing a massive shift in how health services are delivered and by whom, and at the heart of this disruption are digital health technologies, from software solutions to mobile apps,” said Greg Samios, President and CEO of Clinical Effectiveness. at Wolters Kluwer, Health. “With our proven leadership in trusted content and technology expertise, we can support this effort, saving steps and costs for virtual care providers and payers by providing continuously updated and relevant content. »

Consumer Education Suite offers reliable plug-n-play consumer health content

Digital Health Architect Consumer Education Suite is a content-as-a-service (CaaS) solution that helps virtual care companies build, customize, and deliver their own digital health solutions that provide healthcare consumers with reliable, user-friendly educational content at handy. . The solution includes over 600 Emmi videos and 8,500 digital educational flyers from UpToDate and Lexicomp, providing a dynamic, API-enabled conduit to expert-curated healthcare content that helps clinicians improve patient encounters in more than two-thirds of US hospital systems.

The new suite is the first of many solutions for the Digital Health Architect platform, which provides turnkey access to best-in-class educational content for consumers and clinical decision support for healthcare providers.

EmmiGuide helps payers increase member engagement

EmmiGuide is part of Emmi’s suite of interactive engagement solutions that leverage empathetic approaches to help drive behavior change and empower members to be better informed and take a more active role in their own health. Emmi’s programs help payers engage individual members at the right time, in the right place, and on the devices they already own. This encourages better-informed and more cost-effective healthcare choices, promotes adherence to preventive care and treatment recommendations, and advances medication adherence to help improve outcomes and reduce readmissions.

“My recent research on the digital front door for healthcare has clearly shown that payers and providers need to deploy robust digital front door services on interoperable and scalable platforms to improve patient outcomes. and stay competitive in the marketplace,” said Paul Sonnier, industry director, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Frost & Sullivan. “Wolters Kluwer supports this by offering its pioneering evidence-based solutions for easy integration into virtual care and payment platforms. Digital Health Architect Consumer Education Suite and EmmiGuide both deliver trusted, plug-n-play health content that improves patient outcomes.

“Payers and digital health technology companies are rapidly evolving to find new ways to support consumers,” added Greg Samios. “We are proud to partner with them to provide consumers with access to patient education that aligns with the resources used by their clinicians. By working together, we can reduce variability throughout this consumer’s health journey and help improve outcomes. »

More information about Digital Health Architect Consumer Education Suite.

More information on EmmiGuide.

Both solutions will be showcased at the HLTH conference at Wolters Kluwer booth #2433 November 13-16, 2022 in Las Vegas. To schedule a meeting during the event, please book a moment now.

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services for clinicians, nurses, accountants, lawyers and tax, finance, auditing, risk, compliance and regulation. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by delivering expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer achieved annual sales of €4.8 billion in 2021. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs approximately 19,800 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

Wolters Kluwer provides trusted clinical technology and evidence-based solutions that engage clinicians, patients, researchers and students in effective decision-making and outcomes in healthcare. We support clinical efficiency, learning and research, clinical monitoring and compliance, and data solutions. For more information about our solutions, visit https://www.wolterskluwer.com/en/health and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @WKHealth.

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