Matthew Cohen, MD

“Health care is delivered in an extremely complex system that is often unpredictable and bewildering, especially for the uninitiated. Smarter Medical Care is an essential centralized educational resource for patients, families, and friends. Smarter Medical Care helps...

Tom Tucker

“Bob is a well educated, super smart and highly respected Oncologist, but he’s also a good guy and can reduce complex medical stuff into easily understood language. He did that for me. He not only educated me, but removed my anxiety as he walked me through the...

Diane Zagerman

“Smarter Medical Care provides a much needed resource to patients and families undergoing serious illness. Utilizing a friendly, compassionate tone, its videos and podcasts help people learn to communicate better with their healthcare providers and support systems in...

Scott Plymale LCSW, PhD

“Smarter Medical Care has been a partner of Community Health Resource Center as we share the same goal: helping to empower patients and manage their individual wellness. Stress and anxiety impedes communication between the patient and clinician. Smarter Medical Care...

Lane Stiles

“Smarter Medical Care produced a short video on recovering from total joint replacement for Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Brian Rodvien and his staff were very professional and easy to work with. They were responsive to suggestions and met deadlines on time...

Dannell Boatman

“We really enjoyed working with Smarter Medical Care. The staff was professional and responsive during every step of the process. The videos created are very useful tools in our daily work. Our organization utilizes them online and through social media. In addition,...

Tracy Torchetti, MA

“Cancer is not well understood. We set out to explain what cancer is using a short video format, which is a new medium for our team of content developers. It was important to collaborate with a video production company that not only understood how to apply health...

Patient Education Video Samples

PATIENT EDUCATION VIDEO SAMPLES Patient education should be evidence-based, easy to understand and contain clear, actionable instructions to help patients get engaged and stay engaged along the continuum of care. Smarter Medical Care patient education videos achieve...

Now is the Age of Patient Anxiety

Name an illness; any illness at any stage. Whatever the reason your patient is seeing you— from follow-up only to acute symptoms to a new problem —- you can safely assume your patient is anxious about what you might have found or will say to them. Patients...

The Impact of Health IT on Patient Experience

  “Information Technology” (IT) has made remarkable advances for the hospital section of the health care delivery systems. Many hospital activities, such as scheduling of nurses, bed control, tests for patients and operating room time, billing payers, inventory needs,...

Patient Relationships: Patients Have a Wonderful Stories to Tell

Patients have wonderful stories to tell; sharing stories about themselves, families or friends makes them feel better and often tells you something insightful about the person. Sometimes there’s a temptation to interrupt the storytelling of the patient, in an effort...