Medical Device Call Center Services
Education is often our primary focus when assisting patients with medical devices. Our knowledgeable agents instruct patients on the use of their medical device, including training patients to download and utilize smartphone apps that accompany many devices. We also answer questions, handle complaints, and help patients and healthcare professionals troubleshoot issues. The end result? Patient compliance, a positive patient journey, and reduced product returns.
Innovation in Patient Care
From implantable devices to Class II consumer diagnostics, the growth in sophistication and breadth of the medical device industry continues to astound. Smartphone-based glucose monitors consumers with pulse ox monitors at home, implanted heart devices that communicate with physicians. These -innovations and others continue to benefit patients. Given aging populations and a universal push to manage costs, manufacturers will continue to be looked to for innovation. However, innovation can also bring complexity, and contact centers are an essential tool to help patients and providers navigate uncertainty.
In addition to contact center services, Stafford provides compliance expertise to some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical and medical device companies.
With multiple components, patient replaceable parts or consumables, environmental factors, and design lives of many years – medical devices present unique complexity for patient engagement. The potential for challenges, issues, or questions is dramatically higher than a pill in a blister package.
Experience shows us that different types of devices have different support needs. But the needs of patients are universal – so the services we offer medical device manufacturers often include: