Telehealth is changing the way underserved communities in rural areas receive medical care by delivering health care through technology like computers and mobile phones. It helps diminish the barriers to care for people who live too far from specialists, people with limited mobility, or people who don’t have access to transportation.
Over the past decade, technology has made great contributions to healthcare by empowering physicians with better tools and patients with improved care. Telehealth technologies — digital health records, robotics, wearables, telehealth video conferencing, and smartphones — have enabled patients to receive an evaluation, diagnosis, and care remotely.
Clinicians who attend healthcare conferences do so for several reasons. They might attend for CME credit, which every clinician, physician or nurse, is required to complete to stay on top of new clinical procedures and best practices for patient care. They might attend for the opportunity to share with and learn from their peers who Read More
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Virtual healthcare is one weapon that military veterans can use to combat a variety of behavioral ills — from depression to PTSD — they may suffer after their tours of duty have ended. Virtual care is the natural next step in the progress of providing mental healthcare to our veterans, and Vidyo is proud to Read More