November 9, 2017
The Veteran Group to Offer PatientPoint Education and Engagement Platform to Veterans Affairs, Federal Healthcare Providers CINCINNATI and ARLINGTON, VA – PatientPoint®, the trusted leader in patient and physician engagement solutions, is partnering with The Veteran Group to offer award-winning point-of-care education to Veterans Affairs (VA) and other federal healthcare provider facilities. The Veteran Group is a VA-certified, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that provides information technology and business management consulting and solutions to the VA and other federal healthcare partners.Through this partnership, The Veteran Group will install and deploy PatientPoint products among VA and other government and commercial customer facilities. PatientPoint programs utilize digital signage, interactive touchscreens and other platforms to educate, inform and improve communication between healthcare providers and patients—resulting in an enriched patient experience. By the end of 2018, PatientPoint programs are on track to impact patient-physician discussions in more than 51,000 physician offices and 1,000 hospitals nationwide. PatientPoint solutions can help the country’s largest health system deliver better care to a critically important patient population: veterans. The fully customizable PatientPoint communication platform is proven to improve patient safety and satisfaction and drive quality care outcomes. Specific solutions to be offered to the VA and other federal healthcare providers include digital waiting room screens, interactive exam room touchscreens, a back-office medical news program and engaging print material. “We are proud to partner with a great veteran-owned business like The Veteran Group and, importantly, make our services available to veterans to enhance their care experience,” said Chris Martini, president, hospital, and chief provider officer for PatientPoint. “By partnering with The Veteran Group, we are able to bring best-in-class technology and educational tools to veterans through veterans.” PatientPoint and The Veteran Group each boast a 30-year history and a reputation as trusted partners to their customers. By uniting forces, both groups look forward to leveraging their unique strengths to benefit veterans nationwide. “The Veteran Group and PatientPoint have a shared vision of educating and engaging veterans to help them live their best lives,” said Larry Carver, president and CEO of The Veteran Group. “By partnering with PatientPoint, The Veteran Group can help the VA and others bring proven solutions to the point of care to promote better health among our honored veterans.”
About PatientPoint PatientPoint powers more effective patient-physician engagements across all points of care. With 30 years of unrivaled experience and continual, meaningful innovation, we are trusted consultants to healthcare providers and sponsoring brands. Using superior analytics and insights, we craft customized programs that drive better engagements. From primary care to complex specialties, from practices to hospitals, PatientPoint provides a cohesive communication platform that enriches the entire care experience and delivers proven results. Learn more at www.patientpoint.com.
About The Veteran Group The Veteran Group is a Veterans Affairs (VA) CVE certified, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) with a team of seasoned subject matter experts with over 30 years each working with the VA and bringing solutions to healthcare environments. Specializing in business management solutions, The Veteran Group brings together information technology, business management processes and industry best practices in a secured method to deliver solutions on time and within budget. Learn more at www.veteran-group.com.