9 healthcare innovation leaders share their predictions for digital health in 2021

9 healthcare innovation leaders share their predictions for digital health in 2021

Many healthcare professionals said they think the rapid acceleration of digital health technologies that the industry experienced in 2020 will continue to grow in the next...

For underserved patients, the promise of telemedicine still holds - MedCity News

For underserved patients, the promise of telemedicine still holds - MedCity News

Before the pandemic, telehealth was often sold as a luxury — available to people who paid an extra fee for concierge practices or whose companies offered telehealth as a...

Use of Telehealth Jumped as Pandemic Shutdown Began

Use of Telehealth Jumped as Pandemic Shutdown Began

January 13, 2021 — Use of telehealth jumped sharply during the first months of the coronavirus pandemic shutdown, with the approach being used more often for behavioral health...

Telehealth Survey Sees More Users for Behavioral Health Than Physical Care

Telehealth Survey Sees More Users for Behavioral Health Than Physical Care

- A new study finds that the sharp increase in telehealth use during the height of the coronavirus pandemic was driven more by people seeking mental health services than for...

Telemedicine Is Growing, But Is Security Lagging Behind?

Telemedicine Is Growing, But Is Security Lagging Behind?

In the late-1950s, the Nebraska Psychiatric Institute and Norfolk State Hospital set up a closed-circuit television link between their facilities to conduct psychiatric...

Telehealth appointments prove to be valuable tool during pandemic

Telehealth appointments prove to be valuable tool during pandemic

PUEBLO — As we move further into the pandemic, the need for telehealth appointments has skyrocketed. But how are these appointments working? Dr. Kathryn McCaffrey, an internal...

Council Post: What It Will Take To Go Beyond Telemedicine And Transform Health Care

Council Post: What It Will Take To Go Beyond Telemedicine And Transform Health Care

Formerly a doctor and tech venture capitalist, Tom Moon is director of Strategy and Business Development at Current Health.  Movie studios used to make films, release them and...

Women are less likely to use video for telehealth care

Women are less likely to use video for telehealth care

A wide-ranging study published this past week in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that older people, women, Black and Latinx individuals, and patients with...

Telehealth offers alternative to in-person visits during COVID-19

Telehealth offers alternative to in-person visits during COVID-19

Telehealth offers alternative to in-person visits during COVID-19 Did Browns fumble away playoff opportunity? I don’t think there is an award for this, but until two minutes...

Telemedicine and the COVID-19 Vaccination – What’s on the Horizon for 2021?

Telemedicine and the COVID-19 Vaccination – What’s on the Horizon for 2021?

As we look toward the end of a tumultuous year, it is incumbent on all those who are involved in the fight against COVID-19 to consider what was learned, acknowledge where...

Can Telehealth be Trusted - The short Answer is YES

Can Telehealth be Trusted - The short Answer is YES

The flexible nature of online therapy services enables people to reach help for their mental health from their homes' comforts and safety. Telehealth clinics promote affordable...

Telemedicine in Intensive Care Units: Protocol for a Scoping Review

Telemedicine in Intensive Care Units: Protocol for a Scoping Review

Background:Telemedicine has been deployed to address issues in intensive care delivery, as well as to improve outcome and quality of care. Implementation of this technology has...