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The well-being of a mother positively impacts the development and psychological, social and emotional health of the child.  11-20% of new mothers have postpartum depression each year resulting in healthcare costs of approximately $6 Billion dollars annually.  Only 15% seek medical help. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),  key factors include the costs of treatment (54.8%), stigmatization (26.3%) and lack of screening, engagement in care through medication and psychotherapy (18.9%).  This puts thousands of women and infants at risk as lack of treatment results in chronic depression, psychosis and even harming oneself and/or the baby.   This condition can be exacerbated by a substance abuse problem that results in babies being born to opioids and can drive the new mother to overdose/relapse during the postpartum period. Most of these mothers also need community support/social services. The costs to Government and healthcare are significant — $17 Billion annually.

To solve this complex issue,  Vital Start provides a Patient Informed Care Management healthcare platform & mobile app that comprises of:

  • Care plan management for disease management, screening, intervention activation and control
  • Patient informed interactive care for personalized goal setting, real-time feedback and incentives tracking for positive behavior outcomes
  • Virtual Psychological support using Augmented Reality (AR) for hands-free immersive therapy with anonymity, security and safety

Our solution embodies Evidence, Experience and Expertise to drive the Right Treatment to the Right Patient at the Right Time.

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Vital Start Patient Centered Care Management Platform