Rethinking the patient questionnaires for patient-provider solidarity

Tickit Health understands that patients have critical information that healthcare professionals need to deliver the best care. We envision the patient-experience movement as an opportunity to address patient/provider communication – a fundamental interaction to the provision of effective care – by targeting a ubiquitous health care tool: the patient questionnaire. The dynamic between patients and their doctors lead to a communication breakdown: patients remain passive subjects in their care, critical patient information is missed, while doctors are hampered in their ability to deliver focused care and patient experience ultimately suffers. Traditional clinical questionnaires reinforce inequality in therapeutic relationships.

Tickit Health has built “TickiTt” a digital questionnaire platform that invites patients to be active participants in their care.

Read more at Stanford Medicine:

https://medicinex.stanford.edu/conf/submission/view/415