In addition to doctors, nurse-practitioners, and physician assistants, there are many other healthcare professionals who inform and educate patients. These healthcare extenders—such as registered dietitians, nurses, and medical social workers—have a unique, hands-on perspective on patient needs. Physicians may be the prescribers, but healthcare extenders can directly influence the likelihood that a patient will adhere to their treatment.
Hear from HealthEd on the crucial role of the healthcare extender in engaging patients
On Tuesday, June 3, a team from HealthEd will speak on this topic at MM&M Skill Sets Live, where industry experts share insights, observations, and best practices with pharmaceutical brand managers, healthcare agencies, and media executives.
HealthEd’s own community of healthcare extenders
SurroundHealth is an online community developed by HealthEd. This community provides HealthEd with unparalleled access to more than 6000 healthcare extenders, who help us better understand and meet patient needs so we can better serve our clients.
Todd Greenwood, PhD, MPH