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09 March 2018
This report explores the value of PEI’s Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) program in providing digital health solutions to patients living with congestive heart failure (CHF) or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). As a Canada Health Infoway funded program, this study evaluates efficiency using measures that include: acute care utilization, clinical impact, and access to quality care and found that 90% of participants reported a significant improvement in managing their own conditions, illustrating an 80% decrease in hospital admissions.