Telehealth

A person holding a mobile phone with a person wearing a stethoscope on screen
By Kat Jercich 10:59 am November 23, 2020
A recently published JAMIA paper argues that design, implementation and policy considerations must be taken into account when developing virtual care technology.
A telehealth consultation
By Bill Siwicki 10:00 am November 23, 2020
In this sixth story in our burnout series, five physicians who have been overseeing telemedicine programs during this unprecedented surge discuss stress and ways to survive it.
The Cerner logo
By Kat Jercich 02:29 pm November 19, 2020
The platform will be made available to the EHR giant's CommunityWorks clients at no cost through the end of 2021.
Person on computer in telehealth consultation
By Kat Jercich 10:51 am November 19, 2020
American Medical Association delegates adopted a policy this week directing the organization to keep working to support telehealth advancements during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania

Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania

By Bill Siwicki 10:55 am November 18, 2020
Earlier this year, the Pennsylvania health system implemented eICU support for more than 60 rooms within a week.
Good Things Foundation, NHS, SDOH

Credit: Good Things Foundation

By Tammy Lovell 08:03 am November 18, 2020
The NHS-commissioned review identified digital access as a social determinant of health.
Person in white coat, frustrated in front of computer
By Kat Jercich 02:42 pm November 17, 2020
Although most providers say telehealth is positively influencing clinical outcomes, many say challenges remain – from workflow to reimbursement rates.
By Dean Koh 01:00 am November 17, 2020
Currently available for travelers in Singapore, individuals are able to pre-book their appointments for the COVID-19 PCR tests and head to any of the 36 RafflesMedical clinics in the Group’s extensive network island wide for the test.
UCHealth Virtual Health Center telehealth

The UCHealth Virtual Health Center

By Bill Siwicki 11:04 am November 16, 2020
With telehealth, the health system was able to reduce time to caregiver from 20 minutes to just five – and also significantly reduce length of stay.