“Connected Insulin” Data Provides Exciting New Advance for Diabetes Patients at DOHC
(June 4, 2019 – Palm Springs, CA) Desert Oasis Healthcare (DOHC) has had a five-year partnership with Rimidi, a cloud-based connected software solution that enables personalized management of chronic conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease, or stroke. Patients with these conditions who know, manage, and decrease their risk with their healthcare team can live longer, healthier lives.
“Now, Rimidi and Companion Medical, the leader in smart insulin injection delivery, have a new collaboration that offers us a way to analyze and refine insulin dosages for our diabetes patients in real time. By using InPen™, the first and only FDA-cleared smart insulin pen, we’ll be able to help improve insulin adherence and patient outcomes while also reducing costs.”
Lindsey Valenzuela, PharmD, APh, BCACP, Administrator of Population Health and Prescription Management (PHARxM) at DOHC
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Rimidi and Companion Medical Announce First U.S. Partnership to Bring Connected Insulin Data Into the Clinical Workflow
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Desert Oasis Healthcare
About Desert Oasis Healthcare
Formed in 1981 as one of the first medical groups in the desert communities of southern California, Desert Oasis Healthcare (DOHC) continues to advance with changes in the healthcare market. DOHC provides primary and immediate care, home health, palliative care, clinical research studies and other services to more than 60,000 members/patients living in the greater Coachella Valley and the Morongo Basin of Riverside and San Bernardino counties. The multidisciplinary and comprehensive care programs of DOHC are committed to educating individuals on preventive health care in their daily lives, reflected in the DOHC motto, "Your Health. Your Life. Our Passion." For more information, visit www.mydohc.com.
Rimidi is a cloud-based software platform that enables personalized management of health conditions across populations. Created by doctors, Rimidi avoids the disconnect in connected care by combining patient-generated health data with clinical data from the EHR to drive patient-specific clinical insights and actions. The net effect is a better health system with optimized clinical workflows that enable better decisions, better relationships, better outcomes and ultimately a better healthcare system. For more information, visit rimidi.com.
About Companion Medical
Companion Medical is a leader in the development of advanced technology to improve diabetes care. InPen™, the first and only FDA-cleared smart insulin pen, combines an innovative diabetes management app with a Bluetooth® enabled pen injector to simplify the constant tracking, monitoring and calculating required for insulin therapy. InPen™ addresses many of the issues that people living with diabetes face on a daily basis, including missed insulin doses, miscalculated insulin doses and insulin stacking. For more information, visit www.companionmedical.com.