WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WiserTogether, Inc., which offers a personalized treatment comparison solution for consumers looking to understand, evaluate and select treatments, and make better informed health decisions, today announced the addition of Healthwise content as part of its Wiser Health solution.
By partnering with Healthwise, Wiser Health's users and clients now get access to a robust, industry leading resource of up-to-date, evidence-based health content covering more than 8,000 topics including chronic conditions, wellness, medical tests, procedures and medicines.
As a URAC-accredited content provider, Healthwise adheres to stringent standards of content accuracy, quality and medical review. WiserTogether's partnership with Healthwise allows the incorporation of a wide range of content in Wiser's solutions, including instructional descriptions, media galleries, video and a Spanish-language knowledge base. Healthwise's knowledgebase is updated quarterly and is maintained to reflect the current course of care.
"Our partnership with Healthwise allows us to continue to add great content to our solution and better serve our clients and our users. With Healthwise we can rapidly increase the number of conditions and treatments we cover and scale to meet the growing demand for treatment transparency and personalized decision support," said Shub Debgupta, CEO of WiserTogether. "Healthwise joins our growing list of content partners and supports our ability to get the best information into the hands of consumers at the time of decision," added Mr. Debgupta.
About WiserTogether, Inc.
WiserTogether's personalized healthcare treatment comparison software enables consumers to choose the right treatment— most effective in outcome, most personally suitable, and most cost-effective and affordable. The result is improved health and improved costs for consumers, their employers, payers and providers. The company serves over 3 million people through their employers and health plans.
For more information about WiserTogether, please visit our website at www.wisertogether.com.
Healthwise is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. In 2014, Healthwise merged with the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation to further advance the mission. People have turned to Healthwise information more than 1.5 billion times to learn how to do more for themselves, ask for the care they need, and say "no" to the care they don't need. Healthwise partners with hospitals, electronic medical record (EMR) providers, health plans, care management companies, and health websites to provide up-to-date, evidence-based information to the people they serve. www.healthwise.org. 1.800.706.9646.
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