Engage Suite for Integrated Care

Hospitals can now offer care providers, referring physicians and patients
“anywhere, anytime” access to the patient’s health information.

Streamlining
the Imaging Journey

Perform radiology exams
in the best possible circumstances
for the patient, staff and facility.

Coordinating the
Connected Care Journey

Connect all stakeholders
to the care journey
from start to finish.

Bridging the
Integrated Care Journey

Bridge the gap between home
and hospital. Enable connectivity,
alignment and collaboration.

Engage Suite Modules

What can the Engage Suite do for you and your patients?

First-time and returning patients can create and update their user accounts easily and conveniently, for secure access to online services.

  • First-time patients can sign up in the hospital’s system before they visit the facility, reducing waiting times at admission, improving patient convenience and optimizing hospital resources.
  • Registered patients can update their information, saving time and speeding up administration.
  • Patients have easy online access to their identification details and the hospital’s online services, 24/7.
  • With the secure 2-factor authentication, patients can use their mobile number or email address for verification.
  • The secure system protects patient data and controls access to patient information.
  • The healthcare provider’s administration is simplified, supporting organizational efficiency.
Many health, personal and organizational indicators can be monitored at once, and key information and trends are available at a glance, to quickly identify issues.

  • The Engage Suite Dashboard uses widget technology, centralizing applications and data in a single place that is accessible by patients and other users.
  • A dashboard can display data in many different forms and styles, and can be configured per patient, physician, etc. for maximum flexibility.
  • It is easy to add, remove, filter and search for the relevant data.
  • Vital signs can be entered remotely, and can be included in the patient’s care plan.
  • The Engage Suite Dashboard adapts to local eco-systems and partnerships, IT systems, apps and software solutions from different players.
Care providers inside and outside the hospital, can access a unified patient record, with the patient’s medical information viewable at a glance, and more detail available with just a click. 

  • Information from acute care, primary care, home care and more sources can be shared. 
  • Personal health data provided by the patient can be seamlessly integrated. 
  • Many health indicators can be monitored at once, to quickly identify issues. 
  • Widget technology centralizes applications and data in a single patient-centered overview. 
  • Each widget (mini-report) links to more detailed information. 
  • All stakeholders involved in a patient’s care can view, share and collaborate.
Medical documentation from different sources is securely available in a central overview and can be shared between healthcare professionals, patients and care providers. 

  • Laboratory results, imaging studies, vital signs, reports, clinical notes and other medical documentation from different sources can be easily viewed in a single, central overview. 
  • Results can also be viewed on mobile devices, for “anywhere/anytime” consultation. 
  • Results can be automatically distributed to other users of the Engage Suite. 
  • Results can be organized by selected criteria, while the search function makes it easy to find specific results through location, order date, study source, etc. 
  • Results can be downloaded and printed, and medical record summaries exported as a PDF. 
  • Trend lines showing the latest lab results enable an easy comparison of lab values. 
  • DICOM images can be viewed with the sophisticated XERO web viewer, without duplicating the DICOM data. 
  • CDs with images can be uploaded before the patient visits the healthcare facility, eliminating cumbersome tasks for patient and hospital staff.
Patients can manage their own appointments 24/7 via a secure and easy-to-use online tool, while the care provider can send them targeted reminders and pre-appointment instructions. 

  • Patients and referring physicians can schedule, change and cancel appointments quickly and easily, even with their smartphone. 
  • The appointment module works on top of your existing scheduling or order entry system, extending its use and capabilities. 
  • Electronic appointment confirmation with all necessary details is provided. 
  • Patients have easy online access to all appointment information and preparation instructions. 
  • Questionnaires or forms can be automatically sent to the patient before the appointment. 
  • Timely reminders are sent to the patient via SMS, email or app. 
  • The healthcare facility determines which appointments may only be scheduled by physicians.
Electronic questionnaires and forms enable healthcare providers to ensure they have critical information on patients 

and that patients are well-prepared, both pre- and post-visit. 

  • Customized online questionnaires and forms can be easily created to match the facility’s needs and procedures. 
  • Patients fill in the questionnaires at a time and place that is convenient for them, on a PC, tablet or mobile device. 
  • A broad range of internationally recognized questionnaires are supported. 
  • Patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) and patient reported experience measures (PREMs) can easily be captured. 
  • Patient information is collected in a structured way and can be sent to the patient’s electronic medical record, saving time for patients and staff. 
  • Instructions and other information can automatically be provided to patients, to prepare them for their visit. 
  • Questionnaires and forms can be automatically sent out based on a ‘triggering event’ and you can follow up on the status of the forms. 
  • Data can easily be analyzed for research purposes.
Multidisciplinary care teams spread across locations and institutions can remotely discuss patient cases, share information and make decisions together, for seamless patient care. 

  • Video conferencing and communication tools enable the organization of remote team meetings. 
  • The meeting is started in the Engage Suite; all patient information that resides in the Suite and in the patient record is thus immediately available. 
  • Meeting participants can share additional information, including screen views. 
  • Meetings can be recorded, and notes taken during the conference can be stored as clinical notes. 
  • In addition to the medical professionals, the patient can also join in the meeting, if desired. 
Healthcare providers can effectively create and manage care plans for their patients and coordinate care teams. 

  • Care plans can be set up to identify treatment goals and engage the patient to meet them. 
  • The status of the patient, and the goals and tasks that need to be performed by each stakeholder, are clear and easy to read. 
  • Predefined care plans are provided and can be customized for specific needs. 
  • Care plans can be combined for patients with multi-morbidity. 
  • Authorized users can access the care plan “anywhere, anytime,” including on mobile devices. 
  • Tools enable collaboration with colleagues and care teams inside and outside the hospital. 
  • The members and tasks of the care teams can evolve as treatment continues. 
  • Integration with the Engage Suite Appointment module adds agenda and scheduling functionality.

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ENABLING  INTEGRATED CARE

A GATEWAY TO INTEGRATED CARE

A first step to achieving that full integrated care model.

Easy-to-integrate and -use delivery service for images and results that smoothly integrates with both Agfa HealthCare enterprise imaging or health management solutions, and third-party systems.

  • A patient-centric view of information and actions
  • Information from different sources
  • Native mobile functionality
  • Empowering clinical networks
  • Improves the patient’s experience
  • Saves costs
  • First step in road map to integrated care

“Functionalities are available on mobile devices, thanks to the native mobile interfaces for Google Android and Apple iPhone mobile digital devices.”

JOOST FELIX
Business Unit Manager
Integrated Care Solutions

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