Search Tag: Telehealth

IT Management

How to Evaluate Telehealth ROI

2019 17 Sep

Telehealth is one technological innovation that allows more access to healthcare for people in remote locations and underserved areas. For some provider organisations, telehealth is a means to further optimise delivery of care and improve patient satisfaction. But, as noted in a new study, telehealth entails upfront investments in technology, programme... Read more

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Cloud Based Solution Reduces Referrals

2019 10 Aug

Cloud-based technology has reduced referrals by about 50% in a trial held at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.   Developed in collaboration with software company Big Picture , the cloud solution aims to assess patient need for a hospital eye service referral remotely. During trials for the technology, around half of initial referrals were... Read more

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The Australian Telehealth Conference

2019 03 Apr

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HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 Europe 2019

2019 11 Jun

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What gives CIOs insomnia?

2018 10 Apr

In a recent forum organised by LexisNexis, 30 high-level executives, most of whom were CIOs from U.S. hospitals, nursing homes and health plans of all sizes, tackled key data-related issues that are keeping them up at night. Based on the discussions, CIOs are keenly aware of the security complications that medical devices and telehealth bring. Here... Read more

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Virtual doctor specialism of future?

2017 05 Dec

Rapid advancements in IT and communication technology are a key factor driving the growth of telehealth. According to one estimate, the global telehealth market is projected to increase at an annual compounded rate of 30% between 2017 and 2022, reaching an estimated value of $12.1 billion. Telemedicine is increasingly used to provide healthcare to... Read more

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Telehealth utilisation growing across range of settings

2017 24 Nov

Recent developments in the United States have led to growing utilisation of telehealth in an array of clinical settings. Congress has taken some positive steps, with some regulation hurdles for reimbursement and crossing state lines getting cleared. Meanwhile, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma highlighted the importance of using telehealth during natural... Read more

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Dhealth Conference by eHealth Forum 2017

2017 19 Oct

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Telehealth Fills Harvey Gap

2017 05 Sep

Medical services in southeastern Texas have been heavily disrupted by Hurricane Harvey. Houston area residents find it difficult to get essential medical care as the offices of primary care physicians have been damaged in the area. The good thing is that telehealth providers go the extra mile to meet the needs of Harvey victims. Several companies... Read more