August 26, 2020
Healthcare IT News sits down with US-based Rebecca Love – a nurse, entrepreneur, inventor, author, TedX speaker and the first nurse featured on Ted.com – ahead of her keynote session during the...
NYC elder care org using FCC funds for telehealth to protect senior patients from COVID-19

Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park, New York.

August 25, 2020
The government grant will help strengthen Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation’s resources with more laptops, mobile devices and remote patient monitoring strategies so doctors can monitor patients from anywhere.
August 25, 2020
The Bluetooth-enabled case has sensors that detect when users take their daily pill, triggering customized phone alerts.
August 21, 2020
That was just one discovery made by MEBS Counseling when COVID-19 accelerated its plans to add telemedicine. Today it’s seeing close to its normal volume of patients with telehealth alone.
VC Maria Velissaris
August 20, 2020
Velissaris said investing in women and people of color helps bring new ideas to the table.  
August 20, 2020
Healthcare IT News spoke to nursing and informatics experts to find out how exactly nurses and midwives have led the digital transition.  
August 14, 2020
Fran Ayalasomayajula, founder and president of Reach, wants to get a connected blood pressure monitor into the hands of every patient in their third trimester of pregnancy.
At Rush, patient engagement suite increases pandemic-era rounds by 247%

Rush University Medical Center.

August 13, 2020
And Rush University Medical Center’s digital tools reduced the strain of avoidable readmissions and ED recidivism when resources already were at capacity.
Dr. Charlotte Lee
August 10, 2020
Dr. Lee also dives into the challenges and opportunities of digital health in providing equitable healthcare.
From 500 monthly telehealth visits to 19,000

McLaren Health Care corporate headquarters in Grand Blanc, Michigan.

August 10, 2020
Michigan’s McLaren Health Care’s telehealth sites have jumped from 40 to 275 during the pandemic. It has used FCC award funds to expand its telemedicine offerings.

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