GetWellNetwork for Seniors makes it easy to access entertainment, education, services and other resources that enable the patient to take part in their care process. The result is a more informed patient empowered to positively affect their health outcome.
Aging Impacts User Experience
As people age, they often experience changes in vision, perception, cognition and motor skills that impact their ability to use technology. GetWellNetwork for Seniors addresses these challenges to help patients engage in important care tasks related to medication teaching, discharge readiness, fall prevention, and heart failure.
GetWellNetwork for Seniors employs key design and usability best practices to create a more intuitive experience for senior patients. For example, larger font, buttons and spacious content structure create a highly legible experience. Menus, icons, and page scrolling have been simplified to reduce uncertainty.
Through usability and design best practices, GetWellNetwork for Seniors addresses the impacts of aging on the user. The result is enhanced patient utilization that improves patient education, satisfaction, and the outcomes for patients and hospitals.
Satisfy Patient Priorities
A patient’s life changes dramatically when they are in a hospital. According to our research, patients focus their priorities on their specific health condition, medications they’re taking, and the tasks that will speed their recovery.
GetWellNetwork for Seniors reflects the patient’s priorities by giving prominence to the resources they find most important. Patients can quickly access information on prescribed medication, their health condition, and care tasks that expedite discharge. This focus on health information facilitates improved patient education and results in more teachable moments with caregivers. And because senior patients often have more lengthy stays, entertainment is easy to find.