What resources are available?
There is an abundance of health-related resources - educational content, web and mobile apps, self-monitoring devices, services and systems - that promise an improvement in the Quality-of-Life for an ambulatory patients with chronic disease(s).
To improve Quality-of-Life outcomes, resources must be adopted, often requiring clinician endorsement, patient adherence and practice acceptance. Resources often are part of an individually tailored care plan that engages the patient in personalized health management.
If patients cannot find the resources that best meet their needs, things that might improve a patient's Quality-of-Liife go unnoticed. It starts with answering, "What resources are available?" Then answering, "What are the right resources for me?"