SOURCE: GetWellNetwork


March 10, 2010 09:30 ET

GetWellNetwork to Present at Annual NACHRI Conference on Advancing Asthma Treatment Through Patient Engagement

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - March 10, 2010) -  NACHRI Creating Connections Conference -- GetWellNetwork, Inc., today announced that it will present a session on "Advancing Asthma Treatment through Patient Engagement" at the 2010 NACHRI Creating Connections Conference in San Diego on March 11 from 7:30 am-8:45 am at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel. 

Asthma is the single most common serious chronic disease affecting 1 in every 7 children -- or at least 10.2 million children as of 2008. The nation spends $8 billion alone on treating childhood asthma, more than almost any other childhood condition. This session will demonstrate a new, systematic approach to asthma care using an interactive bedside system to educate, engage and empower patients and families in the care process, and improve clinical workflow for caregivers.

GetWellNetwork's Product Line Director for Nursing Practice, Carrie Hallock, RN, BSN, will be co-presenting the session with Janice Johnson, RN, BSN, CSN, from Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. 

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GetWellNetwork, Inc. uses the bedside TV to entertain, educate and empower hospital patients and caregivers to be more actively engaged in their care. This patient-centered approach improves both satisfaction and outcomes for patients and hospitals. GetWellNetwork is the leader in interactive patient care solutions and exclusively endorsed by the American Hospital Association. More information about GetWellNetwork can be found at

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