Savvy Healthcare Consumers

Savvy Healthcare Consumers

As the healthcare environment continues to evolve, patients are finding themselves with increasing control of their own health choices. This is driven in part by the record number of Americans enrolled in high deductible and consumer-driven health plans.

But caregivers say patients need more guidance at the point-of-care to make smart decisions and be savvy case managers for their health.

Drawing upon external data and insights from Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas’ Design Thinking Lab, this visual outlines some of the barriers to quality consumer-driven healthcare and the types of real-time clinical guidance patient’s need at the point-of-care.

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