Visikon develops science based new media solutions for the health care industry reducing patient anxiety and generating cost savings. Visikon exists in the intersection between creative visual communication and technology, and healthcare professional knowledge and scientific research. The result is innovative solutions with the potential to revolutionising the way patients meet hospitals – and hospitals meet patients.
Visikons main product is an evidence based online communication platform, that can be used both by the patients on their own different devices and at the hospital. The platform helps hospitals change anxious and worried patients into well-prepared and empowered patients, supporting reductions in the length of stay and reducing patient contacts after discharge. Learn more ›
At the Orthopaedic Surgery Unit of the regional hospital of Silkeborg, the Visikon patient education platform (mitforløb.dk) has been part of the hip replacement treatment since 2013, and the knee replacement treatment since january 2014. Recent studies show significant reduction in patient contacts and an increase in the number of patients being discharged at day 1.
Working closely with the humanitarian organisation Maternity Foundation and University of Copenhagen, Visikon has also developed an app to save lives in the third world. The safe delivery app is designed to save women in childbirth and their new-borns by educating midwives through simple and easily comprehensible educational animations.