How Hospitals Can Manage COVID-19 Patients In-home

In-Home Care for COVID patients

In this article from Healthcare Business Today,  CipherHealth’s Chief Nursing Officer Lisa Romano talks about how many hospitals are turning to in-home care to allow patients to recover with the support of family and in a comfortable environment.

According to Romano, “Patients and their families need to be provided with the tools to track health at home, the means to communicate seamlessly with providers on the medium that makes the most sense, and the contextual information to play a meaningful role in their care.” Access to telehealth, remote patient monitoring, and a supportive home environment with particular attention to social determinants of health are the keys to success.

Read the full article at Healthcare Business Today.

Learn more about CipherHealth’s solutions for in-home patient care.

 

As CipherHealth’s Chief Nursing Officer, Lisa Romano, MSN, RN brings more than 25 years of experience in clinical practice, healthcare IT strategy, and healthcare operations to her current role. Prior to previous CNO roles, Lisa spent 19 years as a nurse and hospital administrator at Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network in Allentown, PA, where she was responsible for all patient flow and transfer center operations as well as numerous quality and patient satisfaction initiatives. Lisa is passionate about improving the health of patients across the healthcare continuum.