Telemedicine and the Coming Physician Shortage

Telemedicine and the Coming Physician Shortage
With an aging population and a limited supply of physicians, the shortage is likely unavoidable. But by increasing the use of telemedicine and non-physician clinicians, and improving care coordination and chronic care management, we can reduce reliance on traditional doctor visits. Download Here
Teladoc Eyes Global Telehealth Network With Advance Medical Deal
Teladoc’s purchase of Spain-based Advance Medical gives the telehealth company an inroads to the lucrative Asian and Latin American markets and continues a string of high-profile partnerships in the digital health industry.
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Telehealth, mHealth Make Nurses Pivotal Presence in Healthcare
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How to Reduce Preventable Readmissions with Healthcare IT
As 2,610 healthcare providers face readmission penalties this year, the quest for efficient readmission-reducing strategies becomes paramount. How can branded hospital apps help reduce preventable readmissions and curb the healthcare costs?
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How Millennials are Redefining Healthcare
Millennials are quickly becoming the dominant healthcare consumers, both for themselves, their families and as caregivers. Having grown up in a technology-first environment, however, they are increasingly dissatisfied with the static nature of healthcare options and are seeking out alternatives.
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St. Joseph’s Villa Uses Telehealth to Connect With Children in Crisis
Virginia-based St. Joseph’s Villa has added a telehealth service to its 8-bed crisis stabilization unit, giving adolescents an instant connection to specialists. Officials say the virtual visits have improved outcomes. Full Story
mHealth Finds a Place for Fitbit in Remote Patient Monitoring Research
Cedars-Sinai and UCLA researchers have found that a consumer-grade mHealth wearable – in this case, a Fitbit – can help providers in remote patient monitoring programs for patients with heart issues. Full Story
Jefferson Health Tests an mHealth Wearable for Pneumonia Detection
Researchers at Jefferson Health’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center are studying whether an mHealth wearable used to monitor breathing in asthma patients can be adapted to detect signs of pneumonia in patients with lung cancer. Full Story
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10 Best Practices for Discovering the Best Mobile and IoT Devices for Healthcare
5 Common Missteps on the Path to Enterprise Mobility
Where Compassion and Technology Meet: Children’s Mercy
Everything Urgent Cares Need to Know to Improve Patient Engagement
Texting Your Patients: Why It’s Hard and How to Get it Right
How to Stop Making Patients Pay the Price for Poor Communications

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Health educator, author and enterpreneur motherhealth@gmail.com or conniedbuono@gmail.com ; cell 408-854-1883 Helping families in the bay area by providing compassionate and live-in caregivers for homebound bay area seniors. Blogs at www.clubalthea.com Currently writing a self help and self cure ebook to help transform others in their journey to wellness, Healing within, transform inside and out. This is a compilation of topics Connie answered at quora.com and posts in this site.

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