In striving for the best patient care, sharing important knowledge for managing health is crucial. SigmaMD Clinician effectively bridges the information gap by providing a strong platform where clinicians can easily search, view, bookmark, and share a wide range of educational materials with patients. This feature not only helps patients better understand their health issues but also boosts the engagement efforts of clinicians. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to navigate and make the most of the patient education resources on SigmaMD Clinician:
Accessing the Content Library
- On the Encounter Screen, click on the button with a newspaper icon below the chat to open up the content library.
- Here, you have access to a vast library of articles and videos from WebMD Ignite on a multitude of health topics.
Searching for Content
- Use keywords related to the topic you are interested in to search for specific content. For instance, for articles on diabetes, simply type "diabetes" in the search bar.
- The search results will provide a list of relevant articles and videos for you to choose from.
- Click on the title of any article or video to preview the content.
- This ensures that the material is appropriate and meets the informational needs of your patient.
- While previewing an article or video, click on the bookmark icon located in the top right corner of the preview window to add the item to your bookmarks list.
- Access your bookmarks anytime by clicking on the "Bookmarks" tab located at the top left of the content library page.
- Select the content you wish to share by clicking on the select box located on the left side of the title. You can select multiple items if needed.
- Click on the "Share" button to send the selected content to your patient.
- The shared content will now be available for your patient on their SigmaMD mobile app home screen and on the encounter's details screen.
Reviewing Shared Content
- On the Encounter Screen, review all content shared by you or other clinicians under the "Wellness and Prevention" category by expanding the "Shared health education content" section.
- Click on "View" to read the article or watch the shared video.
Navigating the wealth of educational content on SigmaMD Clinician is a breeze, designed with user-friendly functionality to encourage easy access and review of essential educational materials. The Bookmarking and Sharing features enhance this experience by offering a straightforward way to organize and share informative content effortlessly with patients. By using these features, you can strengthen your engagement with patients, providing them with tailored information that meets their unique health needs, promoting a collaborative environment in healthcare.