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Engaging patients for COPD compliance

Achieving adherence to treatment in COPD can be tricky. One size may not fit all. Health buddies, account teams and reinforcement techniques are some of the tools and resources your care team can use to help your patients create an effective COPD care plan. Choosing the right support mix may promote COPD therapy treatment adherence, improve COPD compliance and reduce patient readmissions.
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Articles focused on COPD care plans

  • 3 Steps to Mastering the art of Patient Communication

    3 Steps to Mastering the art of Patient Communication

    Follow 3 simple steps to ensure you and your patients are speaking the same language.

  • Eliminating COPD Stigma

    Eliminating COPD Stigma

    The stigma of COPD can prevent patients from coming forward. Here are our top insider tips on how you can make the difference.

  • Insider tips on managing population health

    Insider tips on managing population health

    Population health starts with forming a deeper understanding of you patients. Learn how you can achieve this with a community-based approach.

  • Traveling With COPD

    Traveling With COPD

    With the right tools and guidance, COPD patients can safely and successfully travel. Discover 5 steps for setting your patients up for success when they’re hitting the road.

  • The 3 keys to empowering successful self-management

    The 3 keys to empowering successful self-management

    Discover how Christine Cunningham, RRT, actively engages her patients with self-management strategies and how you can begin doing the same in your practice.

  • COPD Reinforcing Adherence

    COPD Reinforcing Adherence

    Getting patients to adhere to treatment in COPD is often easier said than done. At times, treatment may require a different approach. Discover how these little known tips can help you understand your patients on a deeper level and influence adherence at the same time.

  • Mental Health Focus

    Mental Health Focus

    When you overlook the mental health component of COPD care, you may only be addressing surface issues. Keep patients living healthy at home by putting mental health services at the core of your care.

  • Improving Adherence to Treatment

    Improving Adherence to Treatment

    While we would all agree that adherence to treatment is key, the causes of non-adherence may surprise you. Learn more about what can go wrong and how you can make it right.

  • Home Care with the right Device

    Home Care with the right Device

    Choosing the right home care device can make all the difference for patients once they leave the hospital. Discover 4 easy steps for making the right choice to set patients up for sustainable success.

  • Health Buddies

    Health Buddies

    You do your best to speak clearly, be specific, and give your patients the time they need. But are they really hearing you? A health buddy may be just what the doctor ordered. Discover how a health buddy can help ensure your great efforts turn into great outcomes.

  • Overcoming underdiagnosis: identifying patients with overlap syndrome

    Overcoming underdiagnosis: identifying patients with overlap syndrome

    Learn insider insights on how to identify and treat overlap syndrome to help you get patients healthy at home.

  • COPD Misconceptions

    COPD Misconceptions

    Too often, COPD in women is overlooked or misdiagnosed. In celebration of Women’s Health Month, let’s explore when this misperception began and how you can help overcome it, to spread quality care for all.

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