HepCoach informs and coaches patients, physicians and nursing staff involved with the treatment of hepatitis C. The purpose is to have the intensive treatment of hepatitis C take place as smoothly as possible. It is an online platform with various supportive services.
Physicians and nursing staff can use it for practical information about correct medicine use. The platform also offers a logistical service to support the supply of medicines, it helps the physician with the follow-up of his instructions, it sends patients a message when the medicines are available, while assisting pharmacists with co-ordination and the supply of information. Moreover, the platform offers patients starting treatment the possibility of getting support from a nurse who can give information, guidance and instructions during a home visit or by telephone.
HepCoach was developed in collaboration with physicians and nursing staff.