Telehealth

Cleveland Clinic
By Bernie Monegain 10:16 am February 23, 2015
Cleveland Clinic has partnered with a cable TV giant to form an alliance that aims to expand the reach of healthcare beyond the hospital, into a mall kiosk, a mobile phone or a patient's home.
Doc with device
By Tom Sullivan 10:35 am February 18, 2015
Pulling together analytics, population health functions and care coordination, Virtual Health's new platform overlays existing silos to help organizations better manage cost-sharing.
By Mike Miliard 11:15 am February 17, 2015
To help patients who are deaf and hard-of-hearing, or who have limited English proficiency, Yale-New Haven Hospital will deploy several dozen touch-screen units to offer on-demand video remote interpreting services.
Young people on phones
By Mike Miliard 10:26 am February 13, 2015
Despite ubiquitous information technology, patients and physicians still overwhelmingly rely on "tried-and-true" modes of communications, such as phone calls and in-person consults.
Business concepts whiteboard
By Gus Venditto 01:28 pm February 09, 2015
The work that lies ahead for healthcare IT professionals will require more than managing technology. The very culture in which care will be delivered is changing, and the rate of change will not slow down any time soon.
Analysts believe healthcare is entering a post-EHR era.
By Bernie Monegain 10:10 am February 05, 2015
With electronic health records now well established, a mature U.S. hospital IT market is expected to see higher growth opportunities in the non-clinical segment over the next seven years.
By Mike Miliard 11:18 am January 23, 2015
In a time of "fast innovation and investment" in health technology, an open Internet is essential, argues a group of IT and mHealth advocates who've asked FCC to spurn new limitations on wireless networks.
New data research will examine ICU practices, care.
By Bernie Monegain 08:30 am January 21, 2015
Together with MIT, Royal Philips has launched a new initiative that gives healthcare researchers new insights into caring for patients who require intensive care.
By Erin McCann 04:03 pm January 20, 2015
For the folks at Miami Children's Hospital, patient engagement is far more than a Stage 2 meaningful use hurdle. On the contrary. Rather, it's regarded as an opportunity, an organization-wide lifestyle that has huge implications for clinical care and the hospital's bottom line.
By Erin McCann 11:05 am January 20, 2015
More and more patients are clamoring for their docs to go digital, but too many physicians are still dragging their feet.

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