Increase Patient Education

Putting Patient Care in the Hands of the Patient

Research shows that patients who are engaged in their healthcare decisions are more likely to understand their disease and follow their prescribed care. Our interactive patient care systems streamline the patient education process. This allows nurses to work more efficiently, add bedside care time back into their day, and focus on what they do best — delivering exceptional patient care.

When a patient takes control of their education and can take the initiative to learn about their health on their own, it reduces the amount of time that nurses must spend ensuring the patient understands their condition and can perform proper post-discharge care.

Interactive Learning Environment

One-Stop Patient Education Through EMR Integration

Allen’s E3 Patient Engagement Solutions empower patients to take an active role in their care. E3 gives patients and family members easy access to care providers and medical resources – delivered directly to their bedside through Allen’s interactive interface.

Allen’s interactive patient systems can be delivered over the hospital television, tablet or swing-arm touch screen. From the comfort of their hospital room, patients are able to easily:

  • Order take-home medications for delivery before discharge
  • View interactive health records such as vital signs screenings, lab reports, and X-rays
  • Access the Interactive Care Whiteboard, with details on the patient’s care team, contact information and more
  • Read discharge planning instructions and post-hospital instructions
Improvement in Medication Communication Rating
Improvement in Discharge Readiness Rating
Increase in Care Transitions
Increase in Nurse Communication Rating

Note: actual results from Allen clients. Individual hospital results will vary.

The Educational Benefits of Allen Technologies


Improve Clinical Efficiency

Enables nurses to reduce administrative demands, and focus on patient care


Closed-Loop EMR Integration

Helps hospital meet meaningful use ‘view, download, transmit’ requirements with direct write-back to EMR


Reduce Readmissions

Improves patient literacy regarding their condition, treatment plan, medications and more


Single Point of Access

Enables nurses to monitor and manage patients’ compliance without leaving the EMR platform


Improve Clinical Efficiency

Improves patient satisfaction and HCAHPS scores for effective communication by clinicians

Popular Patient Education Features

  • Educational Video Library
  • Multiple Languages
  • Auto-Assigned Videos
  • Education Completion Reporting
  • Medication Information
  • Interactive Health Records
  • Discharge Planning Checklist
  • Whiteboard
  • Education Reminders and Notifications

Patient Education Articles

A Key to Reducing Readmission, Increasing HCAHPS Scores, and Improving Patient Satisfaction

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