Asynchronous Telehealth

Bright.md Named to the 2020 CB Insights Digital Health 150 – List of Most Innovative Digital Health Startups | PR Newswire | 8/13/2020

… care-delivery process for any modality, including in-person, asynchronous, and video, allowing providers to focus on easily delivering high-quality care to 15 times as many patients per shift. Care automation powers Bright.md’s asynchronous telehealth solution, SmartExam, which lets providers treat patients with nearly 500 common low-acuity conditions in less than two minutes per visit. SmartExam automatically sends chart-ready SOAP notes to the EHR, creates billing files …

Nebraska OKs Reimbursement for Asynchronous Telehealth in Dermatology | 8/12/2020

Dermatology , Telemedicine 0 Nebraska lawmakers have approved legislation requiring payers in the state to cover telehealth services provided by a dermatologist on an asynchronous (store-and-forward) platform. LB 760, signed into law on August 6 by Governor Pete Ricketts, amends the state’s current guidelines to include asynchronous teledermatology, enables payers and providers to negotiate a reimbursement rate for teledermatology services and prevents insurers from excluding coverage solely because the …

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Rethink Partners with K1 to Accelerate Growth and Acquire Market Leading Telehealth Solution | PR Newswire | 8/11/2020

… disservice by not utilizing it.” Working alongside K1, Rethink recently completed its acquisition of TheraWe, a telehealth and parent engagement platform focused on ABA pediatric care. TheraWe allows providers to capture both live and asynchronous telehealth sessions, engage in group and one-on-one chats, and record parent and therapist notes, strengthening parent involvement and improving clinical outcomes. “Rethink has an impressive history of driving pioneering solutions with rapid growth …

Safety Net Connect Expands Converge Next-Generation Telehealth with Integrated eReferral, eConsult, and Televisit Technologies | Business Wire | 6/25/2020

… of physician availability, referral management, and medical necessity of appointments, the Converge platform actually increases physician capacity and improves care delivery by: Incorporating eConsults as the first step of a specialty referral – As an asynchronous telehealth solution, eConsult enables a specialist to provide guidance and advice that will impact as many as 8-10 patients in an hour, while seeing patients face-to-face might result in only 8-10 visits per …

Treating mental health in the time of coronavirus | 6/11/2020

… where therapists and patients exchange real-time conversation. In this context, the clinical encounter facilitates a fairly similar flow and content as in-person clinical services. Communication in real time can be juxtaposed with asynchronous telehealth , such as texting- or mobile app-based tools, which can provide support or help to deliver key aspects of an intervention. Before using telehealth, clinicians are often concerned about the therapeutic relationship; “How can …

Q&A: Treating Mental Health in the Time of Coronavirus | 6/10/2020

… where therapists and patients exchange real-time conversation. In this context, the clinical encounter facilitates a fairly similar flow and content as in-person clinical services. Communication in real time can be juxtaposed with asynchronous telehealth , such as texting- or mobile app-based tools, which can provide support or help to deliver key aspects of an intervention. Before using telehealth, clinicians are often concerned about the therapeutic relationship; “How can …

StartUPDATES: New developments for healthcare startups - MedCity News | 6/4/2020

Bright.md’s asynchronous virtual care platform, SmartExam, is now available in the Epic App Orchard, allowing for a streamlined implementation process and tight integrations for healthcare systems using Epic EHR tools. SmartExam is an asynchronous telehealth platform that helps patients navigate to their trusted healthcare provider’s virtual front door, triages patients to the right venue of care based on the complexity of their condition, and lets clinicians deliver treatment for hundreds …

Bright.md’s SmartExam™ Now Available in Epic App Orchard | PR Newswire | 6/3/2020

PORTLAND, Ore. Bright.md’s asynchronous virtual care platform, SmartExam, is now available in the Epic App Orchard, allowing for a streamlined implementation process and tight integrations for healthcare systems using Epic EHR tools. SmartExam is an asynchronous telehealth platform that helps patients navigate to their trusted healthcare provider’s virtual front door, triages patients to the right venue of care based on the complexity of their condition, and lets clinicians deliver treatment …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 6 (10:30 AM) | 4/6/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 5 (3 PM) | 4/5/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 4 (10:30 AM) | 4/4/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 3 (10:30 AM) | 4/3/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

As COVID-19 Cases Rise, State Opens More Testing Sites | 4/2/2020

… SERVICES IN MARYLAND. Gov. Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous May 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 2 (10:30 AM) | 4/2/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Chestertown Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for April 1 (3 PM) | 4/1/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Talbot Spy COVID-19 Daily Mid-Shore Update for March 18 (3 PM) | 3/18/2020

… the National Capital Region. • Hogan issued an executive order that amends the previous March 20 order regarding telehealth by expanding these services beyond audio-only methods. With this order, healthcare providers may engage in asynchronous telehealth services, such as email, provided that any and all telehealth practices are clinically appropriate, properly documented, and otherwise comply with proper standards of care. These telehealth services are also eligible for reimbursement by Medicaid …

Bright.md Offers Free Coronavirus Screening Tool to Hospitals | PR Newswire | 3/9/2020

… said Dr. Costantini. “Hospitals that have already implemented asynchronous digital health tools are well positioned to deal with the potential onslaught of patients presenting with COVID-19. For others that do not currently offer asynchronous telehealth , the negative community health impacts of overcrowded EDs could be devastating. Offering this free tool to hospitals is one small contribution Bright.md can make to assist health systems and the communities they support during …

Do Video Telehealth Requirements Curtail Access in Rural States? | mHealth Intelligence | 10/9/2019

… of virtual care (reaching patients in rural, medically-underserved areas) to the reality of increasing demands on internet bandwidth due to streaming media and other online services,” said Lacktman, who delivered a keynote on asynchronous telehealth at Xtelligent Healthcare Media’s Telehealth Summit this past June in Atlanta. “Laws that per se mandate the use of audio-video telemedicine fail to account for such differences in resources and economic disparity, which …

News: California Expands Medicaid Coverage for Telehealth, mHealth Services | mHealth Intelligence | 8/29/2019

Policy News California Expands Medicaid Coverage for Telehealth, mHealth Services The state’s Department of Health Care Services has amended its connected health coverage guidelines to include, among other things, eConsults, asynchronous telehealth and home-based care. Source: ThinkStock By August 27, 2019 - California’s Department of Health Care Services has made some significant changes to its telehealth and mHealth coverage, giving both residents and providers new opportunities to embrace connected health …

Arizona law will extend telehealth insurance to all health specialties | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/25/2019

… telehealth services be covered by commercial health plans, The National Law Review reports. Four notes: 1. The law will go into effect Jan. 1, 2021. 2. Telehealth services such as remote patient monitoring and asynchronous telehealth , a method that healthcare providers use to share patient medical information with a physician or care member at another institution, will be covered under the new law. 3. The state’s prior telehealth coverage law …

Enzyme Health Puts Clinicians at the Center of New Solution Transforming the Way Healthcare Works | PRWeb | 4/15/2019

… Enzyme Health provides freedom and flexibility to clinicians through access to patient consults tailored to their schedules, while also giving digital health organizations a low-risk, turnkey solution to scale for both synchronous and asynchronous telehealth delivery. The Enzyme Care Team™️ combined with the platform-agnostic On Demand technology eliminates the most common challenges facing digital health organizations. By tapping into a reliable network of motivated clinicians credentialed to …

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Do Video Telehealth Requirements Curtail Access in Rural States? | mHealth Intelligence | 10/9/2019

Apps & Software News Do Video Telehealth Requirements Curtail Access in Rural States? A study by digital health company Ro finds that states that mandate video-based telehealth may be limiting access to care for underserved … other online services,” said Lacktman, who delivered a keynote on asynchronous telehealth at Xtelligent Healthcare Media’s Telehealth Summit this past June in Atlanta. “Laws that per se mandate the use of audio-video telemedicine fail …

Online mail-order sexual health, smoking cessation company Ro lands $85M | MobiHealthNews | 4/16/2019

digital health world with its online platform that specializes in men’s health. The platform uses an asynchronous telehealth assessment that patients that patients fill out online with the help of a chatbot. A doctor then reviews the questions and will follow up if necessary. Should a medication be prescribed it will be shipped in “discrete” packages to the customer’s home. But recently Ro has been expanding to new services. In …