Telemonitoring can be used in the home, at the scene of a medical emergency, in transit via ambulance, and in the hospital setting to measure patient vitals.
Space travel has given us a number of cool innovations - from memory foam to water filters. But did you know NASA has been using telemedicine since the 50's?
Telehealth is widely used for urgent care-type medical ailments, however specialties are beginning to introduce different versions to serve their patients.
Telehealth programs are currently working as a solution for the VA for numerous reasons, and they continue to be an excellent advocate for its effectiveness.