Cisco sees return on staff PHRs

Managers at network technology giant Cisco Systems say the company is saving more than USD 4 for every USD 1 it invests in its employees’ health care using personal electronic healthcare records. In an evaluation of a pilot programme involving 600 staff at the company has concluded that employees who become involved in their PHRs are healthier and more productive at work. The evaluation concludes that staff who use PHRs make fewer visits to the doctor, and their employer’s health care costs are reduced. The results are part of a pilot program begun with the Palo Alto Medical Foundation three years ago. Cisco is paying a

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