Pearson today announced the release of Q-interactive™, an innovative mobile solution for professionals involved in the administration of psychological, neuropsychological and other diagnostic interactive assessments.
Q-interactive leverages the ease and portability of current Apple® iPad® tablet technology, allowing clinicians to choose and customize batteries and administer, score and manage clinical assessments anytime, anywhere. With this technology, test administration and scoring are streamlined so clinicians can capture and record critical client behaviors and nuances that are crucial to successful assessment and treatment. Data from a four-month public beta throughout the United States revealed that clinicians using Q-interactive realized an average time savings of 30 percent when compared with using paper and pencil, and an average of 35 percent in cost savings.
"The clinicians who participated in our public beta agree: The launch of Q-interactive truly represents a groundbreaking turning point for interactive clinical assessments," said Linda Gerardi, director of Q-interactive at Pearson, who shared feedback from beta participants:
Q-interactive frees clinicians from having to carry and manage multiple manuals, stimulus books, record forms, notepads, a stopwatch and manipulatives, while providing everything they need to be fully prepared. Q-interactive not only puts a comprehensive library of assessment tools right in the palm of their hands, but provides much-needed portability in today’s 24x7 world.
Q-interactive's assessment library offers an array of test batteries and subtests for assessing domains such as ability, achievement, memory, executive function and language. Currently, the following assessments and subtests are available in the Q-interactive Assessment Library, with more to come in the near future:
For more information and pricing for Q-interactive, visit http://www.helloq.com/home/.
Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, has global reach and market-leading businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing (NYSE: PSO). For more information, visit www.pearsonassessments.com, or www.pearsoned.com.
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