MANAGEMENT: Jon Nicolla
DUKE INVENTOR: Arif Kamal, Jon Nicolla
Prepped Health provides an approach to developing mobile health platforms that help patients prepare for their journey with serious illness, leading to better health outcomes and a high quality of life for the patient and their loved ones.
Managing serious illness is unique for each patient. Prepped Health offers multiple tools that empower patients to take control of their healthcare journey.
They have created platforms that center around the three pillars of patient engagement:
Prepped Health has established use cases for their system in:
- Palliative care
- Hospice care
- COPD care
- Cancer Care
Prepped Health ensures that patients will be ready for their journey with serious illness, leading to better health outcomes and a higher quality of life for patients and their loved ones.
Prepped is a mobile application that generates helpful, timely suggested questions for patients and caregivers to ask their clinical providers. The app uses a strength in numbers in approach – Prepped crowdsources questions submitted by national experts, patients, caregivers and other users to recommend the best questions for the patient based on the patient’s profile and where they are in the disease process. Current versions of Prepped are focused on patients with cancer and/or COPD