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August 18, 2016 08:00 ET

MobileHelp® Healthcare Introduces White Paper to Demonstrate Positive Population Outcomes From Its Combined Telehealth and PERS Solution

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - August 18, 2016) - Geared toward healthcare providers and caregivers, MobileHelp® Healthcare, a leader in health management technology, has released a new white paper focused on attaining improved population outcomes through the use of its MobileVitals® solution, which combines both telehealth and personal emergency response systems (PERS).

The whitepaper, titled "The Powerhouse Combination of Telehealth and PERS," was designed to closely examine how the combined effect of two solutions with significant tenure in both the healthcare and consumer spaces can be combined to deliver powerful patient results. The new piece also affords insights into how MobileHelp's own technology growth has extended into the broader industry sectors of healthcare and health IT, with the introduction of its MobileVitals solution.

"As hospitals turn to accountable care organizations (ACOs) or take on at-risk contracts with payors, they increasingly need tools and solutions that improve population outcomes through reduced hospitalizations and readmissions," said Chris A. Otto, SVP of MobileHelp Healthcare. "This white paper outlines how remote patient monitoring and PERS can be combined to deliver these outcomes."

To that end, this white paper addresses how MobileVitals can allow patients to successfully age in place, by addressing two major obstacles to senior health -- the management of chronic illness through use of telehealth and emergency prevention/response through the use of PERS.

"The combination of telehealth and PERS has proven to be a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts," said Mr. Otto. "We look forward to sharing how both providers and their patients can utilize the MobileVitals solution as part of a long-term population health plan to help people age in the spaces of their choosing -- and outside of the healthcare setting."

To download a copy of this white paper from MobileHelp, please visit the website.

About MobileHelp:

Headquartered in the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, MobileHelp® is a leading provider of mobile Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) and health management technology. MobileHelp's PERS devices are integrated with nationwide wireless voice, data and GPS technology to provide real-time medical alert monitoring services and expedited personal emergency assistance. In addition, MobileHelp offers proactive health management services such as activity tracking, medication reminders and a telehealth platform, MobileVitals®.

The company recently announced a new division -- MobileHelp® Healthcare -- to better support its partners in the healthcare space, from home health agencies to managed care organizations (MCOs) to hospitals and ACOs. The new division provides the MobileVitals telehealth solution in combination with clinical dashboard options to help healthcare organizations achieve better patient outcomes through enhanced patient oversight and reduced readmission rates.

For more information about MobileHelp or MobileHelp Healthcare, please call 1-800-989-9863 or visit the company website at www.MobileHelp.com.

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