Improve Care Now helps patients, family members, clinicians, and researchers “work together to improve the health and care of children and youth” with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The group has built a network that promotes innovation and communication in a collaborative environment for pediatric IBD.
The Improve Care Now website has various tabs and resources for its users to access. Users can learn more about the team and mission, get involved in the organization, discover helpful patient engagement and education tools, and learn more about joining the network. The site also has more information and outlines the benefits for healthcare professionals to join and get involved.
In the Get Involved section, users can sign up to join the community and preview new tools and resources. Users can also find information about upcoming events including conferences and research and volunteer opportunities. Finally, users can also read testimonials and get updates on the blog’s latest posts.
In the Tools section, users can find out more about the tools and resources available in the network. These include forums, a self-management handbook, questionnaires and planners, toolkits, guides, and more.
In the Research section, users can find more about the research opportunities that the organization supports. Users can sign up for updates, submit a research proposal, engage with patient and parent groups, and even request a consultation with a representative to put together an analytical plan.