Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics Partner with Wanda Health’s Rapid Deployment Telehealth for COVID-19 Screening and Care Management
Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics (LCCHC) partnered with Wanda Health to receive additional support by the company’s COVID-19 Telehealth programs to Lake Chelan Valley residents. The Wanda Health programs are helping LCCHC provide symptom screening and remote care management for vulnerable patients while simultaneously reducing the risk of exposure to medical staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The patients and families we serve are unique in their care needs since many of them are remotely located and have challenges getting to our clinics or hospitals on a regular basis. The COVID-19 virus has exasperated an already challenging situation and telehealth is the solution for us,” stated Ray Eickmeyer, Director of EMS at Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics. “The Wanda Telehealth programs for COVID-19 and ongoing chronic care management will improve our ability to care for patients and keep them safer and healthier at home.”
The COVID-19 Telehealth care programs from Wanda Health, follows CDC symptom guidelines, to deliver automated, personalized Daily Health Checks to patients via landlines, Interactive Voice Response, Texts, and the CareLink App. The COVID-19 Telehealth Screening program is used to proactively screen for primary symptom indicators of COVID-19. The COVID-19 Telehealth Virus Management program helps doctors reassure patients and supports identifying those who have contracted the virus.
“It’s our responsibility to help providers, payers, and government entities expand their ability to protect and care for their patients while simultaneously providing a means to protect doctors, nurses and care team members from the harm that can come from increased exposure from the COVID-19 virus,” stated Bill Bassett, President of Wanda Health. “Our telehealth system is proving successful in helping doctors rapidly pre-screen, evaluate, support, and manage the expectations of their patients and families. We are very proud to support these providers who are helping to flatten the curve.”
Wanda Health is putting the power of artificial intelligence into the hands of physicians, nurses, and patients to drive better care, increase satisfaction, and improve the bottom line. Wanda’s leading telehealth platform combines predictive analytics, advanced behavioral sciences, patient engagement and telehealth into a clinical decision support and care management platform that reduces adverse events and improves adherence.
Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics is excited to partner with Wanda Health to provide symptom screening and remote care management for vulnerable patients in the Lake Chelan Valley while simultaneously reducing the risk of exposure to LCCHC’s medical staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.