A Health IRL Conversation

Pre- and Post-Surgery Care at Home

Mark Reid

Patient at Atrium Health, Perfect Care

Shannon Crotwell, RN BSN

Clinical Nurse Navigator at Atrium Health, Perfect Care

Lygeia Ricciardi

Advisor, Carium

BACKGROUND

Virtual Perioperative Care at Atrium Health

Virtual care, including real-time data sharing and the ability to interact with the clinical team, can give patients and their families peace of mind and help them to play a proactive role in safely speeding up their own recovery from the comfort of home. 


For the 15th Health IRL, Lygeia Ricciardi chatted live about virtual perioperative care with Shannon Crotwell, a clinical nurse navigator and pioneer in applying this technology from Atrium Health/Perfect Care, and Marc Reid, who recently recovered from cardiac surgery with Shannon’s help.

They talked about:

  • Which kinds of data Mark collected and shared

  • How the data helped Shannon’s team support Mark

  • How having access to real-time data and a clinical team from home helped Mark

  • Shannon’s advice for other healthcare providers that want to provide pre and post-surgical care at home to their patients

THE HIGHLIGHTS

Patient Experience: Ease of Use

The ease-of-use is extremely important when you think about your patient engagement and patient satisfaction.

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Shannon Crotwell, RN BSN CCRN

Clinical Nurse Navigator at
Atrium Health, Perfect Care

 

THE REPLAY

 
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Mark’s Story of Empowerment During Surgery Recovery

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