Telemedicine is one solution that can assist this effort, and virtual consultations are a tool that can be used to prevent readmission rates and reduce costs.
In an effort to mitigate the rising costs of detaining individuals within state-run correctional facilities, many states have begun turning to telemedicine.
Nearly 47.5 million people are suffering from dementia and every year there are approximately 7.7 million new cases. Elderly individuals with dementia are often times taken care of in nursing homes, where antipsychotic medications are frequently used to control changes in behavior such as agitation and paranoia. Past studies have shown that the medications given […]
Indian Health Service (IHS) seeks to utilize telehealth technology to expand access to care for over 130,000 Native Americans in the Great Plains system.
The American Academy of Pediatrics voiced its support for a study which concluded that telehealth is equally effective as in-person care for pediatric cases.
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A recent study claims delivering “bad news” to patients over the phone could be a better option than in the traditional setting of an in-person office visit.