Surgenly for GI: The New Gold Standard in Patient Communication
For Your Practice
For Your Patients
Patients review their personalized information when awake, at their own pace, and on any device.
Practical instructions at your patients’ fingertips
On informal polling, patients overwhelmingly welcomed this resource
Better informed patients have better outcomes**
Post-Anesthesia Retention of Information
After anesthesia, patients had little recall, and frequently had total amnesia, especially if information was given in the early postoperative period (within 40 minutes)
Post-colonoscopy testimonial from a real patient:
“Dr. came in an talked to me. I do not remember anything he said.
The nurse said that I answered him. It was pretty funny.
But I did not remember what he said this time or when he talked to me last time.”
**Better Informed Patients=Better Outcomes
“…policies and interventions aimed at strengthening patients’ role in managing their health care can contribute to improved outcomes”
Hibbard JH. Health Affairs. 2013
“Why Patient Education Is Vital for Engagement, Better Outcomes. Patient education is key for engagement in pre- and post-care management, chronic disease management, and preventive care access”