Telemedicine didn't work well for this provider – here's why

Telemedicine didn't work well for this provider – here's why

While use of telemedicine technologies has been soaring throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and success stories abound, not every healthcare provider organization has been...

The Significant Difference Between Telehealth and Virtual Care

The Significant Difference Between Telehealth and Virtual Care

Telehealth, telemedicine, and virtual care are often used interchangeably to describe remote healthcare visits. But virtual care means something much more than just telehealth...

How Legacy Health expanded from inpatient to ambulatory telehealth

How Legacy Health expanded from inpatient to ambulatory telehealth

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it presented Portland, Oregon-based Legacy Health with a multitude of staffing challenges where clinicians and staff were unable to come to work...

Everything to Know About Telehealth for Arthritis

Everything to Know About Telehealth for Arthritis

Telehealth existed before the COVID-19 pandemic, but it only recently has changed the dynamic of the doctor-patient relationship. Concern about the exposure to the coronavirus...

What every doctor needs to know about telemedicine

What every doctor needs to know about telemedicine

Editor's note: The opinions expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the AAMC or its members.  Telemedicine very likely saved my patient’s...

Prepping For The Telehealth Future

Prepping For The Telehealth Future

Telehealth, during the pandemic, was a lifesaver for countless doctors nationwide, like Dr. Corey Howard, who needed to continue carrying on a relationship with his patients...

How to unlock the digital front door for patient engagement in 2021 - MedCity News

How to unlock the digital front door for patient engagement in 2021 - MedCity News

There’s no denying the global shift that’s occurred over the past year as the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every industry, especially healthcare. Social distancing and...

Telehealth Drones: Healthcare Coming Soon To A Screen Near You

Telehealth Drones: Healthcare Coming Soon To A Screen Near You

Telehealth and virtual healthcare are among the latest trends in medicine. And rightly so—with new modes of communication, pandemic-driven restrictions and preferences for...

How can telemedicine evolve in the post-Covid era - MedCity News

How can telemedicine evolve in the post-Covid era - MedCity News

The 1918 Spanish Flu changed America and the world in ways both big and small — including one pandemic-inspired innovation still visible today. During that outbreak, “The Fresh...

What physicians need to do to optimize telehealth after pandemic

What physicians need to do to optimize telehealth after pandemic

Despite emergency adjustments that have allowed the wide use of telehealth during the pandemic, critical underlying needs must be resolved to ensure that digital health momentum...

Telehealth growth during pandemic occurred mostly in more affluent and metropolitan areas

Telehealth growth during pandemic occurred mostly in more affluent and metropolitan areas

Findings raise concerns that the pandemic may be worsening disparities Increases in the use of telehealth during the coronavirus pandemic among people with private insurance...

Pondering the Future of Telehealth

Pondering the Future of Telehealth

Governor J.B. Pritzker extended the majority of his executive orders in response to COVID-19 through March 6, 2021. To the great relief of many physicians and other health care...