A North Carolina hospital is pioneering the use of drones to speed up the delivery of critical medical samples across WakeMed Hospital's campus.more »
In just the past few years, telehealth has gained some momentum, in part spurred by the opioid epidemic and an aging rural population.more »
Safeway stores in Arizona are opening health clinics that combine AI, augmented reality and telemedicine to offer grocery shoppers a convenient way to be seen for illnesses and injuries.more »
Advancing telehealth. Connecting rural America.more »
Telemedicine rule 5160-1-18 with proposed changes has been posted to the ODM website for public comment until Tuesday, 15 April 2019.more »
HHS Report to Congress: Current State of Technology-Enabled Collaborative Learning and Capacity Building Models
Last month, the United States Department of Health and Human Services released a report to Congress on the “Current State of Technology-Enabled Collaborative Learning and Capacity Building Models,” in response to the 2016 Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes Act (ECHO Act).more »
HHS will test allowing ambulance suppliers and providers to transport Medicare and Medicaid patients to areas besides the emergency room, such as a doctor's office or urgent-care facility, or use telemedicine, in a bid to reduce unnecessary trips to the hospital.more »
The federal government on Friday unveiled a series of new test benefits that certain Medicare Advantage plans can offer, including expanded telehealth coverage — marking yet another push toward remote health care benefits.more »
This special report presents findings on Indiana physicians that self-identified as a telemedicine provider during the 2017 license renewal period.more »
We are currently looking for a Project Manager to join our team, specifically to manage the day-to-day operations of the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center as detailed in the program work plan to promote and support the development of telehealth/telemedicine throughout New England, New York, and northern New Jersey.more »
- Is your door open, closed, or somewhere in between? Telehealth and Telemedicine can be intimidating, scary, exciting, and to some completely absurd. Some close the door, and think, absolutely not, we cannot see patients and communicate with other providers through a screen.
- What's a mile long and packed with 45,000 people from over 90 countries? If you guessed the HIMSS 2019 Annual Conference, you would be correct!