Tom Rhoads talks spencer, medication adherence, and patient engagement with the Triangle Business Journal
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
spencer Health Solutions, LLC’s own Tom Rhoads, CEO, sat down with Jennifer Henderson, Biotech reporter for the Triangle Business Journal, to discuss how spencer®, the company’s digital health platform, actively engages patients in the home, helping solve the complexities of their health care and allowing them to remain independent longer.
Tom notes that the goal of spencer is solve the problems of adherence and engagement for a high-risk population driving the majority of healthcare costs. Spencer stands out from simple medication reminder solutions focused solely on adherence by taking on the complexity of behavior change. By increasing patient engagement through spencer, habits are formed where taking medications becomes part of a daily health routine.
“We’re trying to understand engagement in the home, and ultimately create habit.”
– Tom Rhoads
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