Equity in the Vaccination Process

Click here to download the presentation Across the US, patients of color have a lower rate of flu vaccination than white patients. These disparities are consistent regardless of the overall flu vaccination rate, and with increased attention on the impact of health disparities due to COVID, multiple explanations are proposed for lower vaccination rates among…

ERS 2021: Severe asthma patients’ engagement drives treatment decision-making in biologic follow-up visits

Lu, E., Solovyeva, K., Hebert, Z., Kietzer, L., Griffiths, S., Eid Antoun, Z., Keeley, T., & Alfonso-Cristancho, R., (2021, September 5-8). Shared decision making in severe asthma therapy: Qualitative study of physician-patient communication [Poster]. European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress. Patient engagement in biologic treatment of severe asthma becomes a driving force after first starting…

Risk in the Age of COVID-19

Whitepaper In the exam room, discussion of risks associated with COVID-19 are evolving as we learn more about the underlying characteristics of the virus and disease. Through the analysis of exam room conversations with specific discussion of COVID-19, Verilogue compared HCP-PT conversations collected early in the pandemic against more recent conversations, exploring how discussions of…

Upcoming Whitepaper: Risk in the age of COVID-19

The concept of risk education and management has always been an important topic in the field of healthcare, and is particularly critical in the age of COVID-19.  In the exam room, discussion of risk is evolving as we learn more about the underlying characteristics of this virus and disease, which provides opportunity to educate patients…

Diagnosis in the age of COVID-19

To provide these insights, Verilogue engaged in voice-enabled pulse surveys with healthcare professionals and analyzed 54 responses collected July 30 – August 3, 2020 Verilogue is chronicling the impact of COVID-19 across the care continuum, focusing on the shared experiences of healthcare providers and their patients.  To further understand the impact of COVID-19 at the…

Voices of Concern: Patient Perspectives

Over the past few weeks, Verilogue has been chronicling the impact of COVID-19 across the care continuum, with a focus on the perspectives of community and ER physicians to date.  In addition to the healthcare provider perspective, we believe it is important to listen to the voices and concerns from another critical population: patients who…