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|January 16, 2014 10:32 AM EST||
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This study examines remote patient monitoring projects in CEE that address different chronic diseases and conditions, including two EU transnational collaborative projects targeted at diabetes, dementia, mobility impairments, and chronic respiratory failure, and a medical alert system being implemented in the Russian Federation to address the emergency needs of the elderly. We analyze the business needs and highlight the management challenges associated with the implementation of telemonitoring initiatives, as well as provide essential guidance for IT vendors who are considering remote patient monitoring markets in CEE.
"Remote patient monitoring solutions have great potential to address many existing and emerging healthcare needs in Central and Eastern European countries, and the prospects of RPM approaches in CEE healthcare systems are extremely promising. Ensuring simplicity of use and considering the needs of the patients' informal caregivers is key to success for IT vendors in the telemonitoring services market." - Senior Research Analyst Nino Giguashvili, IDC Health Insights, CEMA
Table of Contents
IDC Health Insights Opinion
In This Study
Dealing with an Aging Population and the Growing Burden of Chronic Diseases
Extending the Reach of Healthcare Services
Keeping Patients out of Hospitals
Meeting the Expectations of the Patients and Their Caregivers
Gathering Valuable Data in an Efficient Way
Dealing with Legal Uncertainty
Providing Strong Evidence of the Benefits
Improving Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions
IT Skills Deficit Among Patients and Providers
Aligning with Provider Reimbursement Models and Incentives
The Best Practices
OLDES and SPES (EU)
OLDES: Older People's E-services at Home
OLDES Telemonitoring System for Diabetics
SPES: Support Patients Through E-Services Solutions
Mobility ImpairmentsDementiaChronic Respiratory Failure
Life Button (Russian Federation)
The Life Button Solution
Actions to Consider
Collect Evidence and Raise Awareness
Simplicity is Crucial
Incorporate Skills Training and Ensure Ongoing Support
Address the Needs of the Patients' Caregivers
Figure: Life Expectancy at Birth (in Years) in Selected CEE Countries,1990-2010
Figure: Population Aged 65 Years and Over as a Percentage of the Total Population in Selected CEE Countries, 1990-2012
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Best Practices: Remote Patient Monitoring Projects in Central and Eastern Europe
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