Patient retention
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5 Patient Retention Tips for Clinical Trials

Patient retention is one of the most problematic parts of clinical trials.  Often, tote bags, water bottles, and pedometers are the go-to for increasing retention.  However, retention is a multifaceted situation in which site research…
Medication compliance

4 Ways Text Messaging Improves Clinical Study Compliance

In an OutSourcing-Pharma podcast, Rahlyn Gossen from Rebar Interactive (we're big fans of the Rebar blog) is interviewed.  Based on the book The Power of Habit that the specialist recently read, she suggests designing trials around real-life…
Clinical Trial Recruitment
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5 Reasons Texting With Counselors Could Reduce Anxiety

Those suffering from anxiety, including anxiety attacks, panic disorder, social anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, or even just an especially stressful period, could often use help in managing the anxiety more promptly. Here are 5 reasons…
Securemessaging
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Secure Messaging in Clinical Trials – 3 Success Stories

Over the last few years, secure messaging has emerged as one of the most valuable tools necessary for the success of clinical trials. Text messaging has opened up a direct line of communication between researchers and patients that have…
Patient recruitment for clinical trials
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Mosio CEO on The Clinical Trials Guru – Clinical Trial Recruitment and Text Messaging

Volunteer recruitment and patient recruitment for clinical trials continue to be one of the biggest challenges in clinical research, especially in finding qualified candidates within the scheduled study timelines and budgets. The Clinical Trials…
Contract research organization
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How Text Messaging Benefits Contract Research Organization or CROs

The job of a Contract Research Organization (CRO) is to provide support for research in the areas of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, diseases, and more.  Clinical trial management plays a key role in the prosperity of CROs, and as clinical…
Patient retention in clinical trials
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Benefits to Clinical Research Sites and Patients in Using Mobile Text Messaging Software

Clinical research sites become more successful and earn more studies by effectively completing as well as patient retention in clinical trials.  This means that as a site stays open, more clinical research trials are (hopefully) awarded to…
Sms healthcare
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How Text Messaging and the Mobile Web Improve Academic Research – Public Health, Clinical Trials, etc.

In an economy where grants and funding are few and far between, success in research trials is vital.  As blogger Mike the Mad Biologist points out, it is almost as hard to get an NIH grant, as it is to get into Harvard (6% acceptance rate for…
Mobile health technology
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Facts about HIPAA Compliance and Text Messaging

 HIPAA Compliance and Text Messaging In 2011, The Joint Commission reported that 60 percent of all sentinel events were directly related to a breakdown in communication. Furthermore, researchers have sighted mobile health technology communication…
Clinical Trial Recruitment
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Reduce the Stress on Your Recruiting Call Centers: Use Mobile Surveys to Pre-Screen Research Patients

Calling: Unknown Number. Should you answer it?  You can just let it go to voicemail and call back if it turns out to be something important.  One less time you have to entertain spam… Although many people may qualify for clinical…