Telehealth

How To Ensure Your Telehealth System is HIPAA Compliant

How To Ensure Your Telehealth System is HIPAA Compliant

In the wake of the global pandemic, the popularity of telehealth skyrocketed. In fact, a study by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) showed a 63-fold increase in Medicare telehealth utilization during the pandemic.   While virtual...

How to Develop a Telehealth Implementation Strategy

How to Develop a Telehealth Implementation Strategy

In 1879, the Lancet article made the prognosis that “modern” technology – the telephone – could be used to transform healthcare delivery and reduce unnecessary office visits. Looking back, that prediction was uncannily forward thinking.   While telehealth, or...

What Is Telehealth?

What Is Telehealth?

Summary: What is telehealth?  Factors such as COVID-19, the scarcity of rural healthcare, and rising healthcare costs have driven the dramatic increase in adoption of telemedicine. The benefits of telehealth for both patients and providers are plentiful....

What is Telehealth: And How Does It Work?

What is Telehealth: And How Does It Work?

What is Telehealth and How Does It Work?  During the global pandemic, many schools and businesses pivoted to a virtual environment. What was supposed to be a temporary solution became not only the norm, but a preference for many.   The same...

Types of Telehealth & Their Benefits

Types of Telehealth & Their Benefits

Telethealth services span technologies and strategies, including live, forwarded, remote, and mobile, deployed according to practicality and convenience.  Synchronous (Live) Telehealth  Provides real-time, direct, provider-to-patient care, increasing access...

Types of Telehealth Services: 4 Examples and their Benefits

Types of Telehealth Services: 4 Examples and their Benefits

Types of telehealth services span a spectrum of technologies and strategies, including live, forwarded, remote, and mobile, applied depending on convenience and practical considerations.   Recent technological advances, coupled with accelerated patient acclimation to...

8 Steps to Improve Healthcare Accessibility with Telehealth

8 Steps to Improve Healthcare Accessibility with Telehealth

Telehealth accessibility remains an important factor for providers capitalizing on this increasingly popular and feasible option, made more so during the pandemic. The care alternative that promised key advantages pre-pandemic has undergone accelerated vetting...

Infographic: 8 Tips to Ensure Your Telehealth System is Secure

Infographic: 8 Tips to Ensure Your Telehealth System is Secure

It’s important to ensure that your telehealth system is secure. This will help protect the privacy of your patients, as well as your company's data. There are many ways to do this, and this infographic will teach you the eight best tips for making sure everything is...

Geographic Expansion via Telehealth: First, You Need a Business Plan

Geographic Expansion via Telehealth: First, You Need a Business Plan

Telemedicine has been thrust into the forefront this year, yanked from a marginal “early adopter” technology into the spotlight as table stakes for any practice that wanted to survive the COVID pandemic. Now we are entering the inevitable “sawtooth curve” of compound...