By Jim Tate – The foundation of sustainable telehealth must provide for the protection of Personal Health Information. One of the primary issues that should be addressed is the need for Business Associate Agreements.Read More
Digital Health & Telemedicine
By Esther Turner – CMS recently posted proposed updates to the QHP Enrollee Survey. This survey is required for health plan issuers operating as Qualified Health Plans on the Marketplace. It provides data about member experience to the Quality Rating System to inform consumers about the quality of plan performance.
By Kenneth L. Gwinn MD – Much in life is based on relationships. That includes the coveted physician-patient relationship where the patient trusts their healthcare professional and the healthcare professional should treat each patient like they’re the only one.
We are seeking out the latest developments around Telemedcine. How is telemedicine used to benefit patients and care givers? News from FAIR Health, CallingDr, Hazel Health, MyApps, Progressive Care, Tyoto Care, WELL Health, Greenway Health, Teladoc Health, Rhinogram Telehealth, American Telemedicine Association and more.
By Jim Tate – COVID-19 disrupted the normal process of healthcare delivery in the US. At the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020 many elective procedures and surgeries were postponed. Patients did not want to go to their provider’s office, and providers did not want them to come in.
By Robin Hill – My, what a difference a year (and a global pandemic) makes. Last year, Vivify’s annual consumer survey about attitudes toward virtual care showed that only 17% of Americans said they had access to remote care. This year, a full 70% of respondents say at least one of their providers now offers telehealth.
By Sonia Singh – What if a doctor’s visit could be as seamless and contactless as an Amazon Go experience? Imagine this: before an appointment, the patient completes a pre-visit registration intake form at home from their personal device.
By Jim Tate – Due to the Covid-19 pandemic a widespread adoption of telehealth technologies took place in matter of weeks. Only now, during the transition to what is being called “Sustainable Telehealth”, are some fundamental questions being asked.
We are seeking out the latest developments around Telemedcine. How is telemedicine used to benefit patients and care givers? News from Rhinogram Telehealth, Amwell, DrFirst, Kyruus, Lumeon, Reliq Health Technologies, Tridiuum, Safety Net Connect, Carequality, American Telemedicine Association and more.