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From Niche to Necessity: How Telehealth Became Mainstream, and Why It...

What started as a niche industry has morphed into a major player in today’s healthcare delivery system. What are the reasons for this radical change in the role of telehealth in today’s healthcare system? The answer, Unsurprisingly, is multifaceted...

Finding the Right Mental Health Professional for Your Needs

There are many reasons you may decide it’s time to see a mental health specialist, but how do you find the right fit? You’ll want to put in the time and effort to find the mental healthcare provider who’s a match for your personality and lifestyle by taking the following essential steps...

Telemedicine – A New Approach to Prison Health Care

In an effort to mitigate the rising costs of detaining individuals within state-run correctional facilities, many states have begun turning to telemedicine.

Propagating at the Pace of Progress

As broadband internet access expands, and speeds increased, more and more patients will have access to real-time healthcare in the form of telehealth.

The Appeal of Telemedicine

Telemedicine has been used since the late 1960’s, but has gained more mainstream appeal amongst patients and providers within the last 5 years.

The CONNECT Act

A group of six bipartisan senators introduced a bill called the CONNECT Act that attempts to make it easier for Medicare providers to utilize telemedicine.

The Millennial’s Guide to Healthcare

Millennials are changing the world around them, and in the realm of healthcare, the impact of this generation is not entirely positive...

Telemedicine’s Big Break

Medicine has entered a new age and the world is noticing - even the political world. Telemedicine received its first mention from a presidential hopeful.

From Textbooks to e-Readers; From Med Students to Healthcare Leaders

21st century medicine requires a 21st century education for future healthcare providers; telemedicine as a topic of study is a vital part of that plan.

Avoid Self-Diagnosis Dangers

Using the web as a tool to learn more about a physician-delivered diagnosis can be helpful, but researching and diagnosing yourself is a different story.

Protecting Healthcare Providers from Ebola, Using Telemedicine

Using technology intended for remote monitoring testing in space, Ebola patients and providers are now both benefiting from this application of telehealth.

Are Online Symptom Checkers Accurate? Study Says No.

Symptom checker websites may be a quick and easy alternative to scheduling a doctor's appointment, but there's a much better way to get a diagnosis online.

Is it Time to Adopt Telemedicine in Your Practice?

MeMD was recently featured on "America's Backbone" – a go-to resource for business owners looking to better their businesses with the latest technology, strategies and more.

4 Trends Sure To Impact Your Business Next Year

Want to know the industry’s hottest business trends for 2015? They may surprise you. Get ready for crowd-funding projects and dialing up doctors.

‘Connected Care’ and its Relationship with Telehealth

While health advocates continue to promote telehealth's effectiveness, a new term has been coined that may potentially cause confusion - “connected care.”

Test Your Telehealth Knowledge! [Quiz]

How much you know about telehealth? Take this quiz to find out!

Is telemedicine right for you – right now?

It can be a quick, affordable and convenient solution for many patients. Here are 5 questions to ask yourself if you are considering seeing a doctor online ...
The Pulse of Telehealth

4 New Medical Technologies for 2014

Technology and medicine seem to go hand-in-hand in today’s market. New inventions have made it possible to streamline medical treatments and make healthcare accessible....