Telehealth Still Facing Five Challenges in 2023

Telehealth Still Facing Five Challenges

The potential of telehealth is appealing; it is an excellent option with 24-hour remote tracking of patient vitals, access to specialist advice in even the most distant areas, and considerable savings of money and time. Technology has advanced enough to make this a reality, yet certain challenges remain to its implementation. Although telehealth has been […]

8 Tips, How Important is Secure Instant Messaging in Patient-Centered Treatment

Messaging in Patient-Centered Treatment

Provide your healthcare personnel with resources that increase the priority of patient-centered treatment. It is where instant messaging comes into play. Dr. Marie-Dominique Beaulieu, an expert in family medicine and primary care research, explained that patient-centered care focuses on giving out relevant information, recognizing the needs of both parties, and conversing with each other in […]

Telemedicine Changes the Relationship between Doctor and Patient

Relationship between Doctor and Patient

Telemedicine, also known as an option for remote patient care, is not a trend in healthcare. It was in use for a long time prior to it was the time of COVID-19 pandemic. It was only after the coronavirus epidemic that most people made Telemedicine popular and accepted. As more people adopt the concept of […]

Prioritizing Non-Essential Care Using Virtual Solutions

Prioritizing Non-Essential Care Using Virtual Solutions

In today’s healthcare landscape, the average hospital is seeing a rise in virtual care options. Virtual care has benefits for patients and can also reduce costs by eliminating unnecessary trips to the doctor. Virtual care solutions are being implemented in non-essential aspects such as telehealth, remote patient monitoring, and video visits.  In order to provide […]

A Medical Student’s Perspective on Telemedicine in the Intensive Care Unit

A Medical Student's Perspective on Telemedicine in the Intensive Care Unit

In the intensive care unit (ICU), telecommunications play a critical role in assisting doctors in saving patients from the brink of death. Yet, as a medical student during the middle of a worldwide epidemic, the world’s telecommunications has become ever more apparent. How does this relate to offering critical care to patients who may be […]

Six Ways to be More Effective with Telehealth Video Visits

Telehealth

To achieve the most significant healthcare goals, one must meet certain prerequisites to master telemedicine and Telehealth. A physician may only be a great telemedicine specialist if they have the same skills, technology, and surroundings as a regular physician. Both patients and physicians are accustomed to working in clinical settings. Still, virtual environments are relatively […]

Seven Common Telemedicine Problems and How to Avoid Them

Telemedicine

‍Telemedicine has revolutionized the way medical care is provided, allowing patients to access doctor’s appointments and other medical services without ever having to leave their homes. Despite its convenience, telemedicine isn’t without its problems. From technical issues to scheduling conflicts, there are a number of common problems that can interfere with an optimal telemedicine experience. […]

Telemedicine in Psychiatry is the Future.

Telemedicine

Before the outbreak, Dr. Amy Hu, Banner Health’s psychiatrist and a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Arizona Medical School, did not use telemedicine to see her patients. In her view, it was a niche application for other healthcare professionals. “Prior to participating in a telehealth clinic, I erroneously assumed that patients […]

The 5 Keys to Effective Value-Based Treatment

Value-Based Treatment

Value-based care has been an emerging healthcare trend for the past decade. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched value-based payment models in 2016. As part of the agency’s Meaningful Measures Initiative, a set of programs designed to improve patient outcomes and lower costs by rewarding healthcare providers who demonstrate effective treatment methods. […]

Back To Fundamentals: HIPAA-Compliant Texting

HIPAA-Compliant Texting

The Text Messaging System is HIPAA-Compliant. To answer that question, let’s go back to basics and examine HIPAA-compliant text messaging in healthcare settings. What is a HIPAA-compliant text message, and how can physicians, nurses, and other healthcare staff communicate quickly and securely without violating HIPAA regulations? Clinicians today are operating in a mobile healthcare environment […]

RPM Equipment Supported by Telehealth May be Used to Manage Chronic Pain.

The explosion of the latest epidemic has increased the demand for remote patient monitoring for pain management. Because of COVID-19, the need for social distancing filled hospitals and necessitated healthcare needs moved to remote interactions. Telehealth, in particular, has become more popular, including telehealth pain management for patients with chronic conditions. Chronic pain patients were […]