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ATA18 to explore the impact, potential of telemedicine
ATA18 to explore the impact, potential of telemedicine
Taking place from April 29 to May 1 at Chicago's McCormick Place, ATA18 will explore some of the most pressing concerns facing the healthcare industry today, including the transition to value-based healthcare and new ways to fight the ongoing opioid ep...
Telemedicine is getting trendy, but doctors may not be keeping up
Telemedicine is getting trendy, but doctors may not be keeping up
For years, doctors have been told to look at the patient — not the computer — when providing medical care. What we haven’t been told is what to do when there’s only a computer. Telemedicine is perhaps the most rapidly evolving area in health care. Abou...
MIchigan hospital reduces EHR use in ICU with epic telemedicine tool
MIchigan hospital reduces EHR use in ICU with epic telemedicine tool
Michigan-based Beaumont Hospital is utilizing an EHR-integrated Epic telemedicine tool to present critical health data about ICU patients on monitors outside hospital rooms in an effort to improve clinical efficiency and reduce EHR use for providers. T...
Unlike in other settings, telehealth could spur skilled nursing savings
Unlike in other settings, telehealth could spur skilled nursing savings
The use of telehealth services is commonly floated as a way to improve care and reduce health care spending at skilled nursing facilities, particularly rural ones. But there are several factors that drive the effect of telehealth on medical spending, a...