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Fig. 1 | Patient Safety in Surgery

Fig. 1

From: Digital mobile technology facilitates HIPAA-sensitive perioperative messaging, improves physician-patient communication, and streamlines patient care

Fig. 1

Sample screenshots depicting instantaneous perioperative messaging. These images show the simple user interface (UI) used by physicians or other healthcare professionals who sent messages to a HIPAA-compliant, patient-designated lists of recipients. Providers were able to select the patient they are treating (a) and choose a message from a customizable list of pre-populated message fields during surgery (b). In turn, recipients instantaneously received these messages on their hand-held devices, either via SMS (c) or email (d)

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