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The new brand better reflects the mission of the leader in chronic care management, the strategic direction to improve health through technological services
BOSTON – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Cohort.ai is now Improve health, the only company to deliver scalable chronic care management (CCM) services and technology to physicians, healthcare systems and payers to identify patients at increasing risk and the chronically ill and positively impact their trajectories. health. Through personalized patient interventions, Engooden Health connects with thousands of patients each month, uncovering barriers to care, dramatically increasing health outcomes while lowering healthcare costs.
The word “Engooden” means to improve or transform something negative into a positive. More than a name, the new Engooden Health brand better reflects the company’s mission and the impact it wishes to have on transforming healthcare connectivity between physician visits, positively impacting the lives of patients. and helping its customers and partners reduce rising healthcare costs. According to The Association of American Hospitals80% of a person’s overall health is determined outside of clinical care, which means the path to better health care is between doctor visits and before going to the hospital. Engooden Care Navigators reach patients between visits to intelligently assess each patient’s state of health and intervene as needed to identify barriers to care, schedule appointments, renew prescriptions and report urgent issues to clinicians.
Engooden offers payers and providers personalized services for patients eligible for CCM services and those in the increasing risk category, and the program benefits both traditional CCM fee-for-service programs and risk-based and based agreements. on the value. By providing patients with the support they need between doctor visits, Engooden can help patients avoid catastrophic health events and improve overall health and medical expenses. Our Patient testimonials illustrate the care and confidence patients develop with our Care Navigators for results such as lowering HbA1c, weight loss, blood pressure and more.
“Our partnership with Engooden has enabled us to provide high quality chronic care management services to our patients,” said Dr Jeniqua Duncan, Head of Value Based Care at CareSouth Carolina. “Our CCM services work in conjunction with our established resources at CareSouth to provide comprehensive, patient-centered care. We have seen improvements in patient engagement, quality metrics and even employee satisfaction through our work with Engooden.
Engooden’s patent-pending, patent-pending technology continuously scans electronic health records (EHRs) of CCM-eligible patients, identifying 23% more chronic conditions than any other solution and 25% more care gaps than an EHR alone. It automatically presents actionable information to care navigators, allowing them to focus on the most clinically important updates and reach the right patients at the right time. Engooden integrates seamlessly with DSEs such as Athena, Epic, Cerner and more.
“Our mission is to improve the lives of the patients we care for every day, and we wanted a name and brand that reflected our vision,” said Thomas Ferry, President and CEO of Engooden. “Thousands of patients rely on us every day, whether it’s to help them manage their blood pressure, to navigate an increasingly complex healthcare system, to identify solutions to the obstacles of SDOH or to achieve a new health goal. so that they can attend their child’s wedding. Our goal is to help improve not only their health, but also their quality of life.
Engooden Health is the only company to offer scalable chronic care management (CCM) services and technology to physicians, healthcare systems and payers to identify patients at increasing risk and chronically ill and have a positive impact on their health trajectories. Through personalized, technology-driven intervention by experienced and empathetic care navigators, Engooden connects with thousands of patients each month, addressing barriers to care while helping clients effectively manage population health and value-based care programs. Founded in 2016, Engooden Health is headquartered in Boston. For more information visit https://www.engooden.com/.
Caroline Curran, Métis Communications
Source: Engooden Santé