Entries by Emily

6 Ways to Engage Clinical Trial Patients with Text Messaging

The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP) recently published their 2015 Perceptions and Insights Study. This study of over 12,000 research participants is “the largest global assessment of clinical research attitudes, perceptions, behaviors and experiences among the public and patients ever conducted.” Thus, we believe these results are solid, shed a […]

Six Ways to Use Texting to Provide Patient-Centered Care

As team members in research sites, we all want to keep our patients abundantly happy. Without our patients, we have nothing in the clinical trial process. In order to recruit patients and keep them coming back, patient-centered care is a practice that we need to start instituting. Patient-centered care is an idea at the forefront of […]

Optimizing Patient Adherence Via Text Messaging Concurrently with Web-Based Smoking Cessation Treatment

It is interesting to note that smokers—in the millions—turn to the internet for assistance to quit the bad habit of smoking. However, no matter how interactive or perfectly designed the website is, minimal engagement is seen when it comes to smokers quitting the habit. Thus, the concept of using text messaging in promoting adherence to […]

Overcome Recruitment + Retention Barriers (Patient Recruitment News for March 2016)

When it comes to recruiting patients for your clinical trials, you will definitely be faced with hurdles—sooner than later. Not only are these obstacles concentrated on the recruitment process, you are going to face more challenges as your clinical trial progresses, like patient retention issues. But did you know that there are plenty of pieces […]

The Effect of Text Messaging on Medication Adherence

At this point, most professionals in the healthcare industry have heard of the potential for text messaging to increase medication adherence. It’s one of the main ways that text messaging is being used in mHealth applications because it’s simple and effective! Just send a text to a patient, and they’ll remember to take their medication. Thus, medication […]

Join us at the ACRP 2016 Meeting & Expo in April!

Noel Chandler, co-founder and CEO of Mosio, was recently interviewed by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP). The article, available on the ACRP blog, addresses the effect of the generation gap on mHealth adoption in clinical research. Check it out to see what Noel has to say! ACRP is also hosting a Meeting and […]