Telemedicine vs. Virtual Care: Defining the Difference

Finding the Right Term for Modern, Digital Healthcare

How do you measure Telehealth Success?

Measuring success can be a tricky business. Not all metrics we could collect are meaningful and some relevant aspects of telehealth success are difficult to measure accurately. Read about the CEO of a mental health agency needs for good measures.

Role of telemedicine in healthcare during COVID-19 pandemic in developing countries

COVID-19 is a public health emergency of international concern. Ensuring primary healthcare during this pandemic appeared to be a great challenge. Primary healthcare services are being disrupted due to lockdown, lack of protective gears and hospital facilities, risk of infection spread to non-COVID patients and health professionals.

Measuring Telehealth Success

Unfortunately many healthcare leaders are pretty much in the dark when it comes to the performance of their telehealth services. They oftentimes don’t know where they are (no metrics), or if they know where they are (output measures), they often can’t tell whether that is good or bad or whether they are where they are supposed to be

Remote Care 2.0: The Road to Real Telemedicine

For years we‚Äôve been using the well-established terms of Telehealth (‚ÄúDelivering Care at a Distance‚ÄĚ) and Telemedicine (‚ÄúPracticing Medicine at a Distance‚ÄĚ). In the middle of March 2020, right at the beginning of the worldwide social distancing due to Covid-19, we started introducing a third term: Remote Care, which we defined as ‚ÄúConnecting with Patients at a Distance‚ÄĚ.

Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. Introduces Digital Health Tools with Launch of New App

Inspire is a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative and minimally invasive solutions for patients with obstructive sleep apnea. The Inspire Sleep app is available now from the Google Play or Apple app stores.

Answers from the Lab

A Mayo Clinic curated podcast sharing knowledge and advancements regarding the state of testing, laboratory science, and the people who make it all happen behind the scenes.

CVS head of specialty pharmacy sees future of healthcare at home after Covid-19

CVS Health’s specialty pharmacy head shared how the pharmacy chain is caring for patients remotely during Covid-19. He expects to see more in-home care after the pandemic.

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