Telehealth

Telemedicine platform helps Texas Health Aetna save $398 per ER avoidance
By Bill Siwicki 12:58 pm June 18, 2019
The text-based telehealth system connects patients with contracted providers from Acute Care Transitions, who care for patients then and there or direct them to where they need to be.
NVNA and Hospice expands telehealth pilot, cuts readmission rates
By Nathan Eddy 11:33 am June 13, 2019
The home health and hospice provider organization’s telehealth and remote patient monitoring program has led to a 40 percent drop in hospital readmissions among its palliative care patients.
By Nathan Eddy 10:37 am May 29, 2019
Patients are equipped with Bluetooth-enabled tablets that record biometrics information.
By Mike Miliard 12:06 pm May 28, 2019
The application will enable one-click virtual consults within the EHR workflow, and comes at a pivotal time for telehealth, which is gaining stream among physicians.
By Nathan Eddy 09:54 am May 23, 2019
Combining tech and interpreters will enable companies to eradicate disparities and fuel new innovation.
By Nathan Eddy 10:54 am May 22, 2019
Neurologists will be able to consult with emergency clinicians via communications equipment.

Rima Abdel-Massih, MD, director of tele-ID services at UPMC, will serve as chief medical offer at ID Connect.

By Mike Miliard 02:17 pm May 20, 2019
Diagnosis and treatment of disease and antibiotic-resistant bacteria is complex and challenging for small hospitals, who could care for patients with remote help from top-tier infectious disease experts.
New telemedicine and monitoring systems give Cone Health ICU caregivers more views and data

Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 02:58 pm May 17, 2019
With a customized build, physicians and nurses have only the most important and the most recent data to observe. And now the tele-ICU staff is the first line of patient troubleshooting.
By Anna Engberg 05:10 am May 17, 2019
The ministry wants to improve early detection of strokes.

Geoff Colvin speaks Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic and HIMSS Patient Experience Summit

By Mike Miliard 11:31 am May 15, 2019
Even as EHRs, telemedicine and AI continue to transform clinical practice, certain core human qualities – civility, respect, empathy, collaboration – are "what make us valuable."

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