PatientAider can be a valuable source of medical information for you or your loved one’s hospital stay. The app is designed to cut through confusing medical jargon to give you plain-English explanations of common terms, protocols and risks that you may encounter and should be watchful of as a patient or advocate in the hospital.
PatientAider has exclusive, clinically-curated content, to help you better navigate your care. Features include: Strategies for communication with your nurses and doctors Information about the most common medical errors made in hospitals Helpful videos from clinical experts Links to dive into more depth around each topic Stress reduction techniques
If you or someone you love is in the hospital or heading to the hospital soon, download PatientAider. It will no doubt come in handy!
PatientAider was designed by Mari Miceli, a registered nurse, and developed by John McConnell. Mari kindly donated PatientAider to the Patient Safety Movement Foundation. The Patient Safety Movement Foundation would like to thank Mari and John for creating a beautifully simple app for patients, their families, and advocates.