Telehealth Technology

Telecardiology and New Innovations In Vascular Health Covered On “Viewpoint” With Dennis Quaid | PRWeb | 7/25/2020

… attack. Telemedicine allows for real-time treatment and diagnosis from a distance, which is proving to be helpful for cardiovascular concerns. Medical doctors can immediately diagnose cardiac arrest, arrhythmia, and congestive heart failure using telehealth technology . Many who suffer from a heart attack or another similar event require cardiac rehab for further treatment, but it can be difficult for some to make regular appointments. Telecardiology comes into play by making …

Telehealth Market: Cardiology Segment to Account Promising Growth | BioSpace | 7/24/2020

… this uncertain COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth serves as a boon. With a large populace forced to stay at home due to the lockdowns imposed to flatten the curve of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, telehealth technology plays an important role for routine clinical follow-ups and treatment. Competitors and key players in the telehealth market are coming up with technologies and innovations that are crucial in finding new ways to …

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Healthcare organizations turning to wide range of vendors in pandemic | Healthcare IT News | 7/24/2020

Perhaps unsurprisingly, a new KLAS report finds that health systems most frequently sought telehealth technology – though no single vendor dominated the field. July 24, 2020 02:29 PM A new KLAS report found that organizations have turned to a wide range of vendors – most frequently those providing telehealth technology – to help provide care amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. “Most notable is the very high number of vendors that organizations have adopted …

Medicare Telehealth Post-PHE: Expiring Flexibilities and Preparing to Return to “Normal” | 7/23/2020

… PHE ends, so do the waivers. Thus, providers should be monitoring for extensions while also preparing for terminations. The expansion of telehealth has seen relaxation of requirements in many areas (e.g., beneficiary location, permitted telehealth technology , practitioner licensure, etc.). In many cases, providers have rapidly implemented new or expanded telehealth programs, based on these flexibilities. When the PHE ends, providers need to understand which elements of their programs will need …

Kareo Study Shows Growing Demand for Mental Health Services is Supported by Rapid Adoption of Telehealth | PR Newswire | 7/23/2020

… telehealth technologies , especially in mental health practices where 97% are now using it for patient visits. These striking results reflect the growing demand for mental healthcare among Americans and how the rapid adoption of telehealth technology by mental health practices has enabled these practices to be resilient throughout the pandemic. The survey, conducted by Kareo, the leading provider of cloud-based clinical and business management software solutions for independent healthcare …

InDoc and EmOpti Partner to Provide Emergency Departments with Flexible Turnkey Telehealth Solution as COVID-19 Surge Continues | Business Wire | 7/23/2020

… partnering with EmOpti , a pioneer in TeleTriage technology. This partnership provides emergency departments with an affordable, turnkey solution to combat the continued surge of COVID-19 and the impending seasonal flu. Combining award-winning telehealth technology with Emergency Medicine trained physicians relieves the operational burden that hospital administrators encounter when implementing an emergency department telehealth program. Unlike the few alternative options, InDoc and EmOpti can be set up and ready …

CommonWealth Magazine | 7/23/2020

We need to build on telehealth Technology shouldn’t be just a Band-Aid By Jul 23, 2020 SHARE THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC has significantly altered the way Massachusetts residents live and work. Our healthcare system also changed nearly overnight as traditional medical groups scrambled to develop capacity to see patients remotely via phone and video visits. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts reported a hundredfold increase in telehealth visits within …

For The Record with Bennett Clark, Chief Medical Officer, Livio Health | 7/23/2020

… we’ve had to adjust our tactics to reduce COVID-19 risk for our patients and our team members. We moved the majority of our care to video conference platforms and accelerated our implementation of telehealth technology in Greater Minnesota. We’re still available 24/7 for in-person evaluation of clinical changes but any time we can use technology to reduce risk and minimize response time, we do it. Our Blue Cross …

Health IT Business News – July 23, 2020 | 7/23/2020

… 23, 2020 Collaboration News 4MedPlus Partners with MediVisum© for Comprehensive Telehealth Training Program 4MedPlus online continuing education is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with MediVisum Telehealth Solutions ( @meditelehealth ), a provider of advanced telehealth technology . Through this new partnership, 4MedPlus has developed a comprehensive telehealth training program with a mock telehealth platform lesson to enhance the learner experience. Veradigm Supports Patient Access Network Foundation with New Awareness Campaign to …

Emergency Physicians and Nurses Remind Patients the ER is Safest Place in a Medical Emergency | PR Newswire | 7/22/2020

… 19 symptoms. Some hospitals have created external waiting rooms for patients with known symptoms, and others have separate wings for those who are presumed to have the disease. Emergency care teams are also utilizing telehealth technology to conduct remote consultations with patients and to connect them with loved ones while they’re admitted. Emergency departments have also greatly intensified their cleaning and disinfecting efforts, and some are using enhanced treatments—such …

Intel has worked with 100 groups on pandemic response and invested $30 million in 100 days | VentureBeat | 7/21/2020

… even as offices have closed. While health care firm Providence treated some of the first U.S. patients with COVID-19 at its hospitals, within a week the company’s 7,000 primary care physicians were operating telehealth technology . Within days, Providence saw telehealth visits grow from 50 a day to about 14,000. Since then, the health care provider has been offering “care-at-a-distance” — from monitoring intensive care units remotely to …

VCU Health & Dictum Health Partner to Remotely Manage Patient Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic | VentureBeat | 7/21/2020

… operation of a successful RPM program. About Dictum Health Dictum Health is transforming the way telehealth is delivered to provide the Next Evolution in the Continuum of Care. Dictum Health’s Virtual Exam Room (VER) telehealth technology provides immediate access to clinical care through a virtual exam, where clinicians remotely connect to patients using video conferencing and simultaneous viewing of vital signs, cardiopulmonary data, and medical images for immediate assessment and …

Telehealth a popular option for eye care during COVID-19 pandemic | 7/21/2020

… doubt, has been invaluable. In states, early on, where stay-at-home mandates were issued, patients had to curtail travel unless for acute medical issues or for food and groceries. It is here where telehealth technology offered patients a new option to discuss their myriad issues with their physicians. Jai G. Parekh Now, here we are today, still in the middle of COVID-19, while chasing a flattening and making …

The Pandemic Drives New Era of Tech Collaboration | 7/21/2020

… the first U.S. patients with COVID-19 at its hospitals, a seismic change affected its primary care physicians. Inside of a week, more than 7,000 physicians caught up on already operating, but seldom-used, telehealth technology . And within days of that, Providence saw telehealth visits grow from 50 a day to about 14,000. Since then, the healthcare provider has been a leader in providing “care-at-a-distance” – from monitoring …

With a spike in COVID cases, clinics turn to telehealth | 7/21/2020

Business News / With a spike in COVID cases, clinics turn to telehealth With a spike in COVID cases, clinics turn to telehealth Business News 11 hours ago Arizona Business News The beauty of telehealth technology has been a saving grace for many of us during the pandemic. Telehealth is nothing new and has been around for years. But now, many more physicians and patients are seeing telehealth as a necessity …

Unmuting Medical Students’ Education: Utilizing Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond | 7/20/2020

… be present concurrently at the e-visit. The attending could observe the student lead as much of the visit as possible, with a seamless transition when the attending takes lead of the conversation. Using telehealth technology , students could gather a history and perform a virtual physical exam (EPA 1), focusing on communication skills, rapport building, and functional physical exam maneuvers. Students could summarize their findings (EPA 6) to both the …

Consortium uses FCC COVID-19 funds to bring telehealth to the underserved | Healthcare IT News | 7/20/2020

… the first few days of the pandemic and are providing a reasonable technical solution for providers and patients,” he continued. “We believe most consortium members have found at least a ‘local minimum’ in the telehealth technology equation, a stable condition in which they can conduct telehealth today.” As better solutions emerge, and a truly integrated clinical model is developed, some members will want to invest the money and energy to …

Arkos Health, created by merger of 3 companies, sets sights on senior-focused telehealth | Healthcare IT News | 7/20/2020

… announced this past week that they have merged to form Arkos Health, a new company designed to bring analytics-driven telemedicine to vulnerable senior populations nationwide. WHY IT MATTERS Pittsburgh-based Curavi, which develops telehealth technology tailored for post-acute and long-term care settings, was launched in 2016 as a spin-off from UPMC (which will continue to be an investor in Arkos Health) and has built itself up …

Telemedicine at the Ready: Scaling Technology and Training to Meet Systemwide Needs | 7/18/2020

… the end of the year. Another research group recently released data showing telehealth visits surged by 50% in March 2020 alone. UPMC , which has experienced a similarly dramatic increase in the utilization of its telehealth technology , was prepared for the surge. Last year, UPMC expanded its telemedicine capabilities to surgeons and other clinicians who perform medical procedures. And this year, UPMC quickly provided telemedicine capabilities to the vast majority of …

Telehealth Services Making Healthcare Accessible For Everyone | 7/18/2020

… needs and communication has skyrocketed in just about every facet of life and work, and better tools are needed to help us all easily migrate into this new normal. See a Doctor Online via Telehealth Technology and Services In light of COVID-19’s impact and a very strong likelihood that social distancing and similar restrictions will be continuing throughout 2020, Global Patient Access is providing access to its telehealth …

Minds Matter: LAUSD and California legislation aim to support student well-being | LA Times | 7/17/2020

The Los Angeles Unified School District and Gov. Gavin Newsom established policies to support student mental health. LAUSD’s School Mental Health program offers professionals to work with students and uplift their well-beings. During a pandemic and campus closures, SMH extended its services with “telehealth technology,” giving students access to mental health services and Wellness Centers near their homes. Gov. Newsom proposed a $5.3 million budget in January to hire …

Mental Health Crisis Plan Still Lags Behind Austin’s Needs | 7/16/2020

… The report also recommended expanding the Expanded Mobile Crisis Outreach Team , staffed by Integral Care , which can help connect people in crisis with resources to help, while keeping them out of jails or hospitals. Telehealth technology could allow a trained clinician to support every mental health call anywhere in the city (data analysis showed that the highest concentrations of crisis service calls to 911 came from Council Districts 1, 3 …

VeeMed and Intel Collaborate to Launch Acute-care Telehealth Solution in All Banner Health Hospital COVID-19 Units | Globe Newswire | 7/16/2020

ROSEVILLE, Calif., Telehealth technology and services company VeeMed announced today that, in collaboration with Intel Corporation , it has launched its innovative acute-care telemedicine solution at Phoenix-based Banner Health —one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the United States. This will allow hospitalists and specialists to conduct virtual visits with patients in COVID-19 units across all 28 of Banner’s hospitals, expanding their ability to safely serve …

Global Telehealth During a Pandemic: Serving Those Most in Need | 7/16/2020

… to provide sustainable medical expertise to build local capacity and deliver core health services to the world’s most vulnerable communities, through a network of volunteer health care professionals supported by state-of-the-art telehealth technology . Our goals include: Advance the healthcare skills and capacity of local providers Improve health outcomes for people in underserved communities Increase opportunities for compassionate skilled health care professionals to make a difference for those …

Who Benefits from Telehealth Technology | 7/16/2020

0 0 It is unfortunate that healthcare isn’t always easy to access for some. From those who live in rural areas to those who are unable to get transportation to and from their appointments, telehealth technology has been a saving grace for those unable to receive efficient healthcare. The Benefits of Telehealth Technology The benefits of telehealth medicine seem to be endless. Most telehealth fees are much less than an …

HIPAA

Kareo Study Shows Growing Demand for Mental Health Services is Supported by Rapid Adoption of Telehealth | PR Newswire | 7/23/2020

… patient visits. These striking results reflect the growing demand for mental healthcare among Americans and how the rapid adoption of telehealth technology by mental health practices has enabled these practices to be resilient throughout the … have increased access to care without providers being out of HIPAA compliance. Moreover, the CMS will now reimburse federally qualified health clinics and rural health clinics for telehealth services provided. In some states , the government …

CDC

Emergency Physicians and Nurses Remind Patients the ER is Safest Place in a Medical Emergency | PR Newswire | 7/22/2020

… those with chronic conditions, avoid getting the care they need. Recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that in the 10 weeks following the onset of the pandemic emergency visits … to have the disease. Emergency care teams are also utilizing telehealth technology to conduct remote consultations with patients and to connect them with loved ones while they’re admitted. Emergency departments have also greatly intensified their …

COVID-19

Intel has worked with 100 groups on pandemic response and invested $30 million in 100 days | VentureBeat | 7/21/2020

… Intel CEO Bob Swan announced the company’s pandemic response technology initiative, which included an investment of $50 million to combat COVID-19 through better diagnosis and other efforts. Rick Echevarria, a sales and marketing VP … a week the company’s 7,000 primary care physicians were operating telehealth technology. Within days, Providence saw telehealth visits grow from 50 a day to about 14,000. Since then, the health care provider has been offering …

Medicare

Telehealth: Legal and Ethical Considerations for Success | by Partners in Digital Health | Jul, 2020 | Medium | 7/13/2020

… to recognize the technological advantages of telehealth and have instituted reimbursement of these services. In July 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed extension of Medicare Telehealth coverage. 7 This proposal expanded coverage … rural populations, when compared with other populations with access to telehealth technology, have lower use rates. 19 Despite benefits of telehealth, credentialing and licensure requirements represent significant access barriers for physicians. As of January 2018 …

Medicaid

Telehealth: Legal and Ethical Considerations for Success | by Partners in Digital Health | Jul, 2020 | Medium | 7/13/2020

… recognize the technological advantages of telehealth and have instituted reimbursement of these services. In July 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed extension of Medicare Telehealth coverage. 7 This proposal expanded coverage for … rural populations, when compared with other populations with access to telehealth technology, have lower use rates. 19 Despite benefits of telehealth, credentialing and licensure requirements represent significant access barriers for physicians. As of January 2018 …

American Telemedicine Association

The successes – and pitfalls – of using telehealth for home-based primary care | Healthcare IT News | 6/26/2020

… but we did learn a lot,” said Rachael-Linn Spooner, vice president of clinical transformation at Northwell Health, in an American Telemedicine Association 2020 deep-dive session on employing telehealth for primary care. HIMSS20 Digital … to-patient model, Northwell social worker care managers used Amwell telehealth technology to connect with patients via video. “Our research staff traveled directly to patients’ homes for the initial connection,” explained Spooner. Providers also were …

Behavioral Health

innovaTel Telepsychiatry Announces 2020 Strategic Advisory Board Members | PRWeb | 6/17/2020

behavioral health services exclusively via telehealth technology for the last six years in partnership with community-based organizations. Looking forward, the next several years promise to be exciting and productive for telepsychiatry and innovaTel. innovaTel’s Strategic Advisory Board is led by co-chairs Patrick J. Kennedy, former U.S. Rep. and founder of the Kennedy Forum, and Linda Rosenberg, past President and CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health, who …

Telepsychiatry

innovaTel Telepsychiatry Announces 2020 Strategic Advisory Board Members | PRWeb | 6/17/2020

innovaTel Telepsychiatry Announces 2020 Strategic Advisory Board Members Share Article innovaTel Telepsychiatry introduces the national thought leaders that have accepted positions on the Strategic Advisory Board, helping lead innovaTel’s strategy and growth. Now, more than … Telepsychiatry. innovaTel has been delivering behavioral health services exclusively via telehealth technology for the last six years in partnership with community-based organizations. Looking forward, the next several years promise to be exciting and productive …

HIMSS20

Telehealth resource centers nationwide aid providers at no cost | Healthcare IT News | 6/17/2020

… been drinking from the fire hose,” said Kathy Wibberly, director of the Mid-Atlantic TRC, in a recent presentation for HIMSS20 Digital. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started … their use. In addition to the regional TRCs, the National Telehealth Technology Assessment Resource Center and the Center for Connected Health Policy evaluate different types of telehealth technology and track telehealth-related policy, respectively. This …

National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers

Telehealth resource centers nationwide aid providers at no cost | Healthcare IT News | 6/17/2020

… in requests for assistance since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. June 17, 2020 10:25 AM In 2019, the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers received 4,039 requests, total, from providers looking for technical … their use. In addition to the regional TRCs, the National Telehealth Technology Assessment Resource Center and the Center for Connected Health Policy evaluate different types of telehealth technology and track telehealth-related policy, respectively. This …

HIMSS

The potential security crisis presented by rapid telehealth rollouts - Healthcare IT News | 6/10/2020

… strategy at the managed-security-services vendor Nuspire. “When you introduce rapid change, that potential goes up rapidly,” Riley continued. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started A “perfect … Not too late for change “There’s nothing inherently riskier about telehealth technology,” Riley said. “We’re still talking about the same products and services under the hood.” “But when you mix this rapid, enhanced adoption [of …

American Medical Association

Responding to COVID-19 with Telehealth for Senior Communities: Join the Constant Companion Town Hall Panel Discussion | PR Newswire | 4/14/2020

… virtual event – Telehealth in Today’s Senior Living World – to learn from industry leaders in telemedicine and senior care about how telehealth technology can increase safety, reduce isolation and supplement care of older adults, both for … Panelists include: Jesse M. Ehrenfeld , MD, MPH , chair of the American Medical Association Board of Trustees. Baha Zeidan , co-founder and CEO of Georgia -based Azalea Health, a leading healthcare IT company that helps underserved …

ACO

NavCare Launches Expanded Technology Platform to Support CCM, RPM, TCM, and In-Person Care | PRWeb | 4/2/2020

… conduct virtual telehealth visits and proactively monitor the symptoms of COVID-19 as well as other underlying conditions. The virtual telehealth technology transmits data daily and keeps patients engaged and safe at home with condition … more needed than it is today. The Care Center offers ACO’s, health systems, and independent practices turnkey remote patient management teams to care for patients outside of the physician’s office,” said Rick Griffin, chief executive …

EMR

Meticulous Research®’s Healthcare IT Market Report Mentions, Telehealth Solutions Market to Reach $4.4 Billion by 2027 | Globe Newswire | 4/1/2020

London, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – According to a new report titled “ Healthcare IT Market by Product (EMR, mHealth, PHM, RIS, PACS, RCM, Healthcare Analytics, Telehealth, SCM, HIE), Component (Software, Service), Delivery Mode (Web, Cloud … and Wi-Fi-connected biosensors or medical peripheral devices. The telehealth technology not only supports the delivery of healthcare, but also assists healthcare organizations to increase consumer engagement & focus on prevention & chronic care management outside …

Home Health

House Passes CARES Act, Fast Forwarding Home Health Care Innovation Beyond COVID-19 - Home Health Care News | 3/27/2020

… an unorthodox tactic to block a Republican represenative’s effort to force a more formal recorded vote. The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare (PQHH) was among the early home health advocates that praised the development. “We … health providers could satisfy physician face-to-face requirements via telehealth technology — a first for the industry. Throughout March, CMS has issued roughly three dozen Medicaid 1135 waivers as well. Additionally, CMS officially released COVID …

Community Health

Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Releases First Round of Grants to Improve Health and Human Services Across New York State | PR Newswire | 3/5/2020

… on the needs of poor and underserved young children and older adults.” Said Rose Duhan , President and CEO of the Community Health Care Association of NYS (CHCANYS): “Attracting and maintaining a skilled workforce is one … mental health services to expanding dental care, supporting advancements in telehealth technology, and providing transportation to and from clinics. The Mother Cabrini Health Foundation was formed after the 2018 sale of Fidelis Care , a nonprofit …

Mental Health

School of Medicine Professors in Master of Family Therapy Program Receive $403K Federal Grant to Address Behavioral, Mental Health Needs in Rural Georgia | 12/4/2019

Staff Report From Middle Georgia CEO Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 Mercer University School of Medicine professors Bowden Templeton, Ph.D., and Morgan Stinson, Ph.D., recently received a $403,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to equip eight rural and medically underserved Georgia counties with telehealth technology to address behavioral and mental health needs. The Integrated Telebehavioral Health Project will provide telebehavioral health and psychotherapy services to residents ofJohnson, Washington, Telfair …

Medical Education

School of Medicine Professors in Master of Family Therapy Program Receive $403K Federal Grant to Address Behavioral, Mental Health Needs in Rural Georgia | 12/4/2019

… received a $403,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to equip eight rural and medically underserved Georgia counties with telehealth technology to address behavioral and mental health needs. The Integrated Telebehavioral Health Project will … worked extensively to integrate behavioral health training and services in medical education and primary care settings. “Mental health is a pillar of overall health and well-being, and a majority of Georgia’s citizens have limited …

Patient Monitoring

Global Telehealth Market by Technology, Application and Region (2018-2023) | PR Newswire | 11/27/2019

DUBLIN The “Global Telehealth Market (2018-2023) Share, Scope, Revenue, Trends, Drivers, Challenges, Segmentation based on Technology (Remote Patient Monitoring, mHealth, Video Telemedicine) Application (Teledermatology, Teleradiology, Telecardiology, Telepathology,” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The … market share of 63% in 2017, being the most prevalent telehealth technology. Recent regulations in countries like the United States (U.S.), Canada , and the United Kingdom (U.K.), mandate the imposition of fines on readmission of …

Teledermatology

Global Telehealth Market by Technology, Application and Region (2018-2023) | PR Newswire | 11/27/2019

… Telehealth Market (2018-2023) Share, Scope, Revenue, Trends, Drivers, Challenges, Segmentation based on Technology (Remote Patient Monitoring, mHealth, Video Telemedicine) Application (Teledermatology, Teleradiology, Telecardiology, Telepathology,” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The telehealth market is … market share of 63% in 2017, being the most prevalent telehealth technology. Recent regulations in countries like the United States (U.S.), Canada , and the United Kingdom (U.K.), mandate the imposition of fines on readmission of …

Telehealth Market

Global Telehealth Market by Technology, Application and Region (2018-2023) | PR Newswire | 11/27/2019

DUBLIN The “Global Telehealth Market (2018-2023) Share, Scope, Revenue, Trends, Drivers, Challenges, Segmentation based on Technology (Remote Patient Monitoring, mHealth, Video Telemedicine) Application (Teledermatology, Teleradiology, Telecardiology, Telepathology,” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The … market share of 63% in 2017, being the most prevalent telehealth technology. Recent regulations in countries like the United States (U.S.), Canada , and the United Kingdom (U.K.), mandate the imposition of fines on readmission of …

Patient Safety

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Recognizes NHS Highland Telehealth Program | 11/19/2019

patient safety through the successful implementation of technology and culture change. NHS Highland, part of National Health Service (NHS) Scotland, provides health and social care services to the Scottish Highlands, an especially rural part of Scotland that includes 40 percent of the country’s land mass but only 8 percent of its population. The team is being recognized for the “NHS Near Me” program, which uses telehealth technology to expand access …

Virtual Care

Avera, Tyto Care Team Up to Make Telehealth Visits More Comfortable - mHealthIntelligence.com | mHealth Intelligence | 11/15/2019

… Tyto Care are partnering to give schools, senior living facilities and clinics across the Midwest access to easy-to-use telehealth technology that can replicate the doctor’s exam. Source: ThinkStock By November 15, 2019 - One … several mHealth and telehealth vendors looking to give clinicians reliable virtual care technology for the home and clinic space, at a time when health systems are intrigued by the popularity of consumer-facing products but …

Digital Health

Global consumers are more interested in walk-in visits than telehealth | Business Insider | 11/11/2019

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours before they're published on Business Insider … low telehealth adoption in the US. Despite serious interest in telehealth technology from payers, providers, and investors, consumer adoption in the US remains low at 10% . Further, consumers' interest in telehealth drops off in …

Telehealth Adoption

Global consumers are more interested in walk-in visits than telehealth | Business Insider | 11/11/2019

telehealth adoption in the US. Despite serious interest in telehealth technology from payers, providers, and investors, consumer adoption in the US remains low at 10% . Further, consumers' interest in telehealth drops off in certain use cases: 62% of US consumers said they'd take up telehealth for ongoing assessment of a physical condition, but only 27% said they'd forego in-person care for mental or behavioral …

Amwell

The successes – and pitfalls – of using telehealth for home-based primary care | Healthcare IT News | 6/26/2020

Amwell telehealth technology to connect with patients via video. “Our research staff traveled directly to patients’ homes for the initial connection,” explained Spooner. Providers also were trained on best practices regarding electronic health records and documentation; the Northwell team encouraged them to practice mock consultations with friends or family, and to be open to direct feedback from those loved ones. “Everybody needs to practice,” said Spooner. “The people who were …

Best Buy launches Tyto Care portable patient exam device nationwide | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/13/2019

Following an initial rollout in select states, Best Buy announced Nov. 13 that Tyto Care’s portable patient examination device for virtual appointments will be sold at stores nationwide. Best Buy began offering the telehealth technology company’s TytoHome remote examination device in select locations in April. The handheld device aims to support remote diagnosis of acute care conditions and can examine the heart, lungs, skin, ears, throat and abdomen as well …

Teladoc

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | TechCrunch | 4/8/2020

… the company inked a deal with Best Buy and works with most of the major telemedicine providers, including American Well, Teladoc and others. Previous investors Orbimed, Echo Health, Qure, Teuza and others also participated in … this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital …

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | Yahoo News | 4/8/2020

… the company inked a deal with Best Buy and works with most of the major telemedicine providers, including American Well, Teladoc and others. Previous investors Orbimed, Echo Health, Qure, Teuza and others also participated in … this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital …

Tyto Care

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | TechCrunch | 4/8/2020

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge Jonathan Shieber @jshieber / 3 days Tyto Care , the provider of a home health diagnostic device and … this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital …

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | Yahoo News | 4/8/2020

Tyto Care , the provider of a home health diagnostic device and telemedicine consultation app, said it has raised $50 million in a new round of funding. The round was led by Insight Partners, Olive Tree … this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital …

Medtronic

Global Telehealth Market by Technology, Application and Region (2018-2023) | PR Newswire | 11/27/2019

… period. Technology segment insights: Remote patient monitoring (RPM) occupied a market share of 63% in 2017, being the most prevalent telehealth technology. Recent regulations in countries like the United States (U.S.), Canada , and the United … strategy 8.1.e. Geographical presence 8.1.f. Key numbers 8.2. Medtronic Inc. 8.3. Cisco Systems 8.4. GE Healthcare 8.5. Allscripts Healthcare 8.6. Siemens Healthineers 8.7. LifeWatch AG 8.8. Philips Healthcare 8.9. Honeywell 8.10. Cerner Corporation …

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Recognizes NHS Highland Telehealth Program | 11/19/2019

… leader in health and health care improvement worldwide, has chosen NHS Highland to receive this year’s IHI Lucian Leape Institute Medtronic Safety Culture & Technology Innovator Award. The award will be presented at the 2019 IHI … being recognized for the “NHS Near Me” program, which uses telehealth technology to expand access to health care services in the region. “This work aims to reduce the impact of travel on patient care and …

TytoHome

Avera, Tyto Care Team Up to Make Telehealth Visits More Comfortable - mHealthIntelligence.com | mHealth Intelligence | 11/15/2019

… Tyto Care are partnering to give schools, senior living facilities and clinics across the Midwest access to easy-to-use telehealth technology that can replicate the doctor’s exam. Source: ThinkStock By November 15, 2019 - One … Orleans-based Ochsner Health , the company is now selling its TytoHome kit nationally in Best Buy stores. Designed with a little bit more complexity than the consumer-facing device, the TytoPro platform includes a hand …

Best Buy launches Tyto Care portable patient exam device nationwide | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/13/2019

Following an initial rollout in select states, Best Buy announced Nov. 13 that Tyto Care’s portable patient examination device for virtual appointments will be sold at stores nationwide. Best Buy began offering the telehealth technology company’s TytoHome remote examination device in select locations in April. The handheld device aims to support remote diagnosis of acute care conditions and can examine the heart, lungs, skin, ears, throat and abdomen as well …

SnapMD

12 Ideas To Organize Your Own White Label Cloud Storage Platform | White Label Cloud Storage Platform | 10/14/2019

Bitrix14: White Label CRM white label cloud storage platform 12 Ideas To Organize Your Own White Label Cloud Storage Platform White Label Cloud Storage Platform By Darra Lisette Ellard Posted on October 14, 2019 Click to find more readable content LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ –SnapMD, an award-winning full-service action telehealth technology innovator and solutions provider, today appear that it has aloft $7.1 actor in Series B …

SnapMD Releases Virtual Care Mobile App 2.0 with Embeddable Telehealth Experience and Customizable Intake Forms | PR Newswire | 7/8/2019

LOS ANGELES SnapMD , an award-winning full-service enterprise telehealth technology innovator and solutions provider, today announced the rollout of its Virtual Care mobile app 2.0 for both iOS and Android devices. This newest release has been completely rebuilt from the ground up on an entirely new foundation. Additional upgrades to the multi-language app include a new software development kit (SDK) for an embeddable telehealth experience, customizable intake forms …

GlobalMed

Implementation best practices: Teeing up telemedicine | Healthcare IT News | 10/10/2019

Five telehealth technology experts share their decades of expertise, with advice to help healthcare CIOs and other IT leaders launch new telemedicine programs. October 10, 2019 11:50 AM Telemedicine has been gaining a lot of … define telehealth challenges Gigi Sorenson, RN, chief clinical officer at GlobalMed, a vendor of telemedicine and virtual health technologies, said that a telemedicine technology implementation best practice is to define challenges carefully. “Before starting any …

Robert Rennie Joins GlobalMed as Vice President, EMEA | PR Newswire | 7/10/2019

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. GlobalMed, an international provider of virtual health solutions, announced today the addition of Robert Rennie as Vice President, Europe , Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Rennie will lead sales efforts across the region and … perfect fit,” Barthelemy said. “GlobalMed has the largest evidenced-based telehealth technology presence in the United States with the Department of Defense, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, regional health systems and correctional facilities. And …

Avizia

Aligning EHR and telehealth strategy for success: American Well’s customer solutions president | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/6/2019

… specifically their EHR workflow, Mr. Baird said. Mr. Baird joined American Well last year after the company acquired telehealth provider Avizia, where Mr. Baird served as co-founder and CEO. Here, he discusses American Well’s … to the shift toward telehealth. Q: How do you expect telehealth technology to evolve in the next three to five years? MB: I expect telehealth technology to simply be more. There will be more features …

OB/GYN health system Advantia Health acquires telemedicine OB/GYN specialist Pacify | Healthcare IT News | 6/28/2019

… specialist Pacify The two women’s care organizations are blending their care operations to build on each other’s strengths. The vendor’s telehealth technology has helped decrease ER visits by 26%. Share OB/GYN specialist Advantia Health … on the market today offering telemedicine technology, including American Well, Avizia, GlobalMed, MDLive, Novotalk, SnapMD, Teladoc, TeleHealth Services and Tellus. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Pacify members live all over the country, from rural Mississippi to Los …

Health Recovery Solutions

MedStar VNA Partners with Telehealth Company to Prevent Medical Emergencies | PRWeb | 12/14/2017

MedStar Visiting Nurse Association (VNA), which serves patients across Maryland, D.C. and Northern Virginia, has partnered with Health Recovery Solutions (HRS) to provide high-risk patients with innovative, in-home telemonitoring services. The partnership arises … are enrolled in the home monitoring program will receive HRS’ telehealth technology package, consisting of a 4G tablet with Bluetooth biometric devices such as a blood pressure monitor, pulse oximeter, and scale. These tools allow …

The 2017 Telehealth Honors® Award Recipients Announced | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

Health Recovery Solutions, is the only program to annually recognize those individuals and programs who provide exceptional patient care in the home using modern telehealth technology. The Telehealth Honors ® are the first awards in the nation to showcase outstanding stories of successful patient care using telehealth in home based care including home health, hospice, palliative care, assisted living, and acute care transition models. The Honorees showcase exceptional stories of patient …

Wellcentive

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform - U.S. and German health systems adopt Philips population health management solutions to implement value-based healthcare- HealthONE, an HCA … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform - U.S. and German health systems adopt Philips population health management solutions to implement value-based healthcare- HealthONE, an HCA … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Banner Health

VeeMed and Intel Collaborate to Launch Acute-care Telehealth Solution in All Banner Health Hospital COVID-19 Units | Globe Newswire | 7/16/2020

ROSEVILLE, Calif., Telehealth technology and services company VeeMed announced today that, in collaboration with Intel Corporation , it has launched its innovative acute-care telemedicine solution at Phoenix-based Banner Health —one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the United States. This will allow hospitalists and specialists to conduct virtual visits with patients in COVID-19 units across all 28 of Banner’s hospitals, expanding their ability to safely serve …

Medical Center

Telehealth: Legal and Ethical Considerations for Success | by Partners in Digital Health | Jul, 2020 | Medium | 7/13/2020

Jul 13 ·10 min read Claude J. Pirtle, Kathryn L. Payne, Brian C. Drolet Affiliation: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA Corresponding Author: Claude J. Pirtle, MD, MSACI, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University … rural populations, when compared with other populations with access to telehealth technology, have lower use rates. 19 Despite benefits of telehealth, credentialing and licensure requirements represent significant access barriers for physicians. As of January 2018 …

University Medical Center

Telehealth: Legal and Ethical Considerations for Success | by Partners in Digital Health | Jul, 2020 | Medium | 7/13/2020

Jul 13 ·10 min read Claude J. Pirtle, Kathryn L. Payne, Brian C. Drolet Affiliation: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA Corresponding Author: Claude J. Pirtle, MD, MSACI, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University … rural populations, when compared with other populations with access to telehealth technology, have lower use rates. 19 Despite benefits of telehealth, credentialing and licensure requirements represent significant access barriers for physicians. As of January 2018 …

Department of Veterans Affairs

VA taps Philips for 10-year, potentially $100M telehealth critical care contract | Healthcare IT News | 7/8/2020

Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded a major long-term contract to Philips to build out the VA’s tele-critical care infrastructure. WHY IT MATTERS The 10-year agreement, which could total as much as $100 million, will see Philips innovating the VA’s telehealth technology and services – including tele-ICU, remote patient monitoring, diagnostic imaging, sleep monitors and more – in what’s being billed as “the world’s largest system to provide …

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

VA taps Philips for 10-year, potentially $100M telehealth critical care contract | Healthcare IT News | 7/8/2020

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded a major long-term contract to Philips to build out the VA’s tele-critical care infrastructure. WHY IT MATTERS The 10-year agreement, which could total as much as $100 million, will see Philips innovating the VA’s telehealth technology and services – including tele-ICU, remote patient monitoring, diagnostic imaging, sleep monitors and more – in what’s being billed as “the world’s largest system to …

Cleveland Clinic

How Cleveland Clinic rapidly scaled its telehealth program during the pandemic: 8 key notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/21/2020

Print Email Cleveland Clinic released its COVID-19 Digital Health Playbook , including a guide for healthcare organizations to rapidly scale their telehealth offerings. At the beginning of the year, telehealth represented 2 percent of the … and specialty physicians and clinicians about how to use the telehealth technology. There were 350 providers trained in six virtual sessions during the first week who learned how to navigate the virtual portal and access …

Medical University of South Carolina

Ignis Health introduces first-of-its kind software program aimed at quickly deploying high quality telehealth programs | PR Newswire | 3/26/2020

PRNewswire/ – With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the potential of and need for telehealth services is more apparent than ever. Representing a first-of-its-kind platform, the TSIM software, developed by the Medical University of South Carolina Center for Telehealth and Ignis Health, has been optimized for use across multidisciplinary teams, allowing for standardizing and scaling telehealth service implementations. TSIM’s intuitive interface enables logging, prioritizing and scaling …

Sanford Health

Best Buy launches Tyto Care portable patient exam device nationwide | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/13/2019

… Tyto Care’s portable patient examination device for virtual appointments will be sold at stores nationwide. Best Buy began offering the telehealth technology company’s TytoHome remote examination device in select locations in April. The handheld device … New Orleans-based Ochsner Health System, Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health and Charlotte, N.C.-based Novant Health to offer coverage for TytoHome users. The device costs $299 at Best Buy and each TytoHome visit …

Lahey Health

‘Telehealth titans’ discuss cost-savings of virtual care, describe the hospital of the future | Healthcare IT News | 10/25/2019

… healthcare innovation is now “fueled by the notion that technology can project its skills.” Indeed, said Korangy, the maturity of telehealth technology, its increasing ubiquity and the comfort level providers have putting it to work … said Halamka. At his Boston-based health system, Beth Israel Lahey Health, “roughly 70% of our contracts are value-based purchasing, risk contract, some kind of shared savings program,” he explained. “So in fact if …

Regional Hospital

Westchester providers embrace telehealth | Crain’s New York Business | 10/21/2019

… eHealth Center. One of WMCHealth’s first eHealth programs was in psychiatry, connecting behavioral health outpatients and staff at its MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie with clinical psychiatry specialists at its Valhalla base. As it pushes … than standard telehealth visits with patients in their homes. Through telehealth technology, medical personnel oversee patients in ICU beds from the centralized location. They can receive vital signs, blood test results, X-rays and other …

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Why telehealth will be the new standard of care: Q&A with Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Dr. Kevin Curtis and Mary Oseid | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2019

At Lebanon, N.H.-based Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, telehealth isn’t delineated by technology. It’s simply a way to deliver care. Kevin Curtis, MD, medical director of telehealth and connected care at DHMC, and Mary Oseid … future as they see patients. Q: How do you think telehealth technology will evolve in the next three to five years? MO: We can’t emphasize enough that we don’t think telehealth is about the technology …

HCA

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

… the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform - U.S. and German health systems adopt Philips population health management solutions to implement value-based healthcare- HealthONE, an HCA-affiliated health system, leverages the Philips Wellcentive platform to improve population … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Boulder Community Health

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

… based care and enhance patient outcomes, including Affinia Health Network ( Michigan ), Banner Health ( Arizona ), Boulder Valley Care Network (affiliated with Boulder Community Health, Colorado ), Lahey Health ( Massachusetts ), MedNet One Health Solutions ( Michigan ), Sharp HealthCare ( California … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Sharp HealthCare

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

… Health ( Arizona ), Boulder Valley Care Network (affiliated with Boulder Community Health, Colorado ), Lahey Health ( Massachusetts ), MedNet One Health Solutions ( Michigan ), Sharp HealthCare ( California ), Specialized On-Site Care Management ( Florida ), Wexford Physician Hospital Organization ( Michigan ), and … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Sky Ridge Medical Center

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

… care and activate patients. This includes the clinical programs to deliver better health, and provide more seamless care for patients. Sky Ridge Medical Center, one of HealthONE’s hospital centers located in Denver, Colorado University Medicine … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Health Net

Westchester providers embrace telehealth | Crain’s New York Business | 10/21/2019

… predicted. Last year, the company generated more than $60 million in revenue from behavioral health virtual visits. Westchester Medical Center Health Network has invested heavily in a telemedicine program. The county’s only provider of Level … than standard telehealth visits with patients in their homes. Through telehealth technology, medical personnel oversee patients in ICU beds from the centralized location. They can receive vital signs, blood test results, X-rays and other …

Leading health systems sign on to deliver population health management with the Philips Wellcentive Informatics Platform | PR Newswire | 10/26/2017

… selected or renewed relationships with Philips to enable their transition to value-based care and enhance patient outcomes, including Affinia Health Network ( Michigan ), Banner Health ( Arizona ), Boulder Valley Care Network (affiliated with Boulder Community Health … health solution, leveraging both Philips Wellcentive analytics and the eCareCoordinator telehealth technology on the Philips Healthsuite Digital Platform to support cardiac care management. The program extends cardiac care from the hospital and into the home …

Henrik Molin

Physitrack: NHS’s London’s Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital Introduces Digital Patient Engagement | Business Wire | 6/22/2020

… Physitrack to deliver technology for remote physiotherapy patient engagement, outcomes tracking and Telehealth via custom mobile and web apps. Says Henrik Molin, CEO and co-founder of Physitrack: “We are excited to have been given … Partner world leader in the provision of patient engagement and Telehealth technology to tens of thousands of healthcare providers, and several million patients in the United Kingdom and over 100 countries. About Guy’s and St …

Ivy Rehab Launches Remote Patient Engagement and Telehealth With Physitrack | Business Wire | 4/16/2020

… patient engagement services, and tracking of clinical and functional outcomes, all via its custom mobile and web-based apps. Says Henrik Molin, CEO and co-founder of Physitrack: “Ivy Rehab is widely known for providing … Partner world leader in the provision of patient engagement and Telehealth technology to tens of thousands of healthcare providers, and several million patients in North America and over 100 countries. About Ivy Rehab Founded in …

Jackie Drees

CMS releases COVID-19 telehealth toolkit for state Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance programs | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/23/2020

CMS releases COVID-19 telehealth toolkit for state Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance programs Jackie Drees - Print Email The Trump administration on April 23 released a toolkit that offers resources and guidance to help states expand … through telehealth. 4. Technology. States must define regulations for what telehealth technology is covered, such as two-way audio/visual communication, audio only or remote patient monitoring. 5. Pediatric patients. States must consider consent and …

FCC approves $200M telehealth program: 6 things for hospitals to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/3/2020

FCC approves $200M telehealth program: 6 things for hospitals to know Jackie Drees - Print Email The FCC on April 2 voted to adopt a COVID-19 program that will allocate $200 million to equip healthcare providers with telehealth technology and implementation support. The FCC approved the funding days after it was announced March 30. The program is part of the $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, which …

Donald Trump

Telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic: What’s different & what has stayed the same for clinicians | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/23/2020

… several changes for clinicians providing telehealth services. Here are five differences about telehealth visits for clinicians: 1. Licensing regulations. President Donald Trump on March 13 declared a national emergency over the COVID-19 pandemic, which … patients. Even though clinicians are connecting more with patients via telehealth technology, they can still practice empathy through verbal and nonverbal actions. These can include maintaining direct eye contact with the patient and saying statements …

Trump’s coronavirus emergency plan to waive telehealth state licensing regulations: 5 notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/16/2020

Trump’s coronavirus emergency plan to waive telehealth state licensing regulations: 5 notes Jackie Drees - President Donald Trump on March 13 declared a national emergency over the coronavirus pandemic, funneling more than $42 billion in funds … regulations so out-of-state physicians can treat patients via telehealth technology in states with large coronavirus outbreaks, according to Politco . 3. The telehealth expansion comes after the president’s $8.3 billion emergency funding package, which …

Dedi Gilad

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | TechCrunch | 4/8/2020

Dedi Gilad definitely sees options for new products around different kinds of at-home tests, the Tyto Care founder said in an interview. All of this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital networks are also turning to the company’s diagnostics tools for …

Tyto Care raises $50 million as it looks to buy and build new services during COVID-19 demand surge | Yahoo News | 4/8/2020

Dedi Gilad definitely sees options for new products around different kinds of at-home tests, the Tyto Care founder said in an interview. All of this new capital comes with surging demand where Tyto Care’s telehealth technology is being used by every hospital in Israel to provide remote examinations of quarantined and isolated patients infected with COVID-19. Other hospital networks are also turning to the company’s diagnostics tools for …

Portland, Oregon

260+ Telehealth Companies to Know | 2020 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/22/2020

… method of applying liquid crystals in breast cancer screening to enable women to perform breast self-examinations at home. Bright.md (Portland, Ore.). Bright.md’s SmartExam, a virtual physician’s assistant automates care and communication between physician and … day by phone or video conferencing. MyOnCallDoc (Largo, Fla.). MyOnCallDoc’s telehealth technology connects users with physicians and healthcare professionals at all hours. More than 500 board-certified physicians in 47 states are available through the …

Wyden, Merkley: Three Oregon Healthcare Providers to Get Federal Aid for Telehealth Work During COVID-19 Pandemic | US Seante | 6/18/2020

… Aid for Telehealth Work During COVID-19 Pandemic FCC grants totaling $760,103 will help OHSU, NARA Indian Health Clinic in Portland, Northwest Human Services in Salem Washington, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley … we will be able to further our efforts to use telehealth technology for physical health, mental health and recovery with a large community outreach effort to those most vulnerable people who we serve. This grant …

State of Florida

Pandemic boosts telehealth into widespread use - News - Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sarasota, FL | 7/13/2020

telehealth technology is maturing but engagement is very low, barely in double digits in the most engaged demographics.” The Florida Legislature in 2019 paved the way for out-of-state physicians and a broad range of other health care providers to care for patients in Florida by telehealth, which included virtual visits, but not by telephone only or email. The Legislature enhanced the aid in its 2020 budget, requiring insurance …

Dr. Bernhard Helps Doctors in Underserved Areas Via the MAVEN Project | 6/15/2020

… n 2018, Gerson Bernhard, MD, FACP, MACR, received a call from a primary care physician at a rural clinic in Florida who was treating patients with varying degrees of arthritis. One patient’s case was more … MAVEN Project , a four-year-old nonprofit group that uses telehealth technology to connect volunteer physicians to primary care doctors or physician assistants who treat underserved patients in rural and urban clinics. He started volunteering …

State of Kentucky

COVID-19: Telemedicine helped Kentucky flatten the curve | 7/8/2020

Opinion: Embracing telehealth helped Kentucky flatten the curve in COVID-19 battle Stephanie Stumbo Opinion contributor The past three months have proven to be a formidable time for health care delivery. The environment created by … in the Commonwealth are expanding and investing new resources in telehealth technology. Insurers are also making recovery services more accessible via partnerships with new online virtual support services and facilitating connections to 12-step groups …

Op-Ed: Ky. flattened the curve in part by embracing telehealth | 6/23/2020

… Op-Ed: Ky. flattened the curve in part by embracing telehealth June 23, 2020 Stephanie Stumbo is executive director of Kentucky Association of Health Plans By Stephanie Stumbo The past three months have proven to … in the Commonwealth are expanding and investing new resources in telehealth technology. Insurers are also making recovery services more accessible via partnerships with new online virtual support services and facilitating connections to 12-step groups …