Training & Education

Patients, staff, and providers should know the rationale for collecting patient-reported outcomes and how to access and use them.

Use Results in Clinical Care

Multiple studies have demonstrated that patients are more likely to complete measures when they are utilized in their care. Care providers need to know how to interpret and use measure responses and scores.  Learn more>>

Train Care Providers and Staff

Care providers and staff are critical for successful implementation. Providers need training on how to access and use scores. Staff need to have a clear workflow with assigned responsibilities. Formal training and a refresher/optimization session are beneficial. Learn more>>

Educate Patients

Completing patient-reported outcome measures will be new to some patients. Providing education on why this information is collected and how it will be used can be provided through scripts, letters, patient-facing websites and print materials.  Learn more>>