October 06, 2017
The Department of Veterans Affairs is proposing a new rule that would standardize telehealth for veterans. The VA telehealth rule would increase the availability of general clinical care, mental ...
August 04, 2017
President Trump and Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, M.D., announced telehealth initiatives that will help give access to healthcare for veterans across the country. Through new ...
February 10, 2017
While more than half of the country has enacted telemedicine parity laws, restrictions on the types of telemedicine technology that are covered by health insurance often prevent patients from being ...
November 29, 2016
Artificial intelligence and machine learning in medical imaging and cloud and telemedicine applications for radiology are among the technologies featured at RSNA 2016 in Chicago.
Telemedicine Get Started
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Telemedicine is the remote delivery of healthcare services, such as health assessments or consultations, over the telecommunications infrastructure. Continue Reading
Salesforce's telehealth tool, built on top of its Health Cloud platform, offers partners the ability to add real-time video and audio to their healthcare vertical offerings. Continue Reading
Digital health evangelist Nick Adkins says telemedicine technology and services work well now, and even hospitals are getting into bringing care to patients where they are. Continue Reading
Evaluate Telemedicine Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
In the wake of an extremely active hurricane season, telehealth providers are ensuring that patients in affected areas can get the services they need without going to the hospital. Continue Reading
There are an abundance of challenges of telehealth, but perhaps the most concerning to experts is not knowing where data resides and the lack of interoperability. Continue Reading
Telehealth services are beginning to catch on with payers and hospitals, as they provide patients with round-the-clock access to physicians at their convenience. Continue Reading
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In this video, two experts discuss how the lack of interoperability is affecting the success of telehealth programs. Continue Reading
If a healthcare organization wants to successfully implement a new technology, especially telehealth technologies, it needs to create a change management culture. Continue Reading
With corporate health coaching expanding fast, human coaches are dominating the field, and autonomous digital health coaching systems are a long way off, according to one expert. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Telemedicine Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
When you plan to build a telehealth program, consider these five factors, based on the experience of one healthcare organization, before committing to technologies and vendors. Continue Reading
The amount and format of clinical information running through telehealth technology can lead to video conferencing hiccups. Flash storage is an option to consider in such cases. Continue Reading
From meeting new government standards to navigating EHR interoperability woes, providers have a lot on their minds. Find out how they are accommodating EHR regulations without sacrificing security. Continue Reading