This is why telemedicine can be a highly functional modality for treating patients. ... My telemedicine encounters have been nearly all conducted by phone, and they have gone well.
Representatives of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) approved updated guidelines to help ensure the safety and quality of telemedicine technology. ... free to adopt it as is, modify it, or retain their own current policies regarding
How small adjustments via telemedicine can make a difference. This post by Alan Dappen, MD, appeared at Better Health. ... Instead, all discussions can be done via a form of telemedicine, such as a phone call, e-mail, or video conferencing.
If these communities had a medical doctor, they wouldn't need telemedicine,” Ms. ... The providers' offices take the patients' insurance information and bill insurers for telemedicine consultations.
The telemedicine program helps us make better decisions about care for our patients,” Dr. ... Telephone consultation doesn't have the multitude of problems that telemedicine has, Dr.
Practices in rural areas are tackling the logistics of providing telemedicine to patients who are unable to access it on their own. ... With the uptake in telemedicine as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, it's important to remember that not every
To confirm this hypothesis, he and colleagues recently conducted an analysis of a telemedicine stroke network. ... Wagner to telemedicine, as other forces have simultaneously pushed hospitals to improve their practices.
To varying degrees, telemedicine has been waiting in the wings of internists' practice for years, but now, due to a pandemic, it has moved into the spotlight. ... Senior Writer Mollie Frost talks to physicians across the country about what they've
There is also clear evidence that consumers and physicians are ready for telemedicine, Dr. ... Dr. López also stressed that telemedicine doesn't need to be complicated to be effective.
Q: What are some of the barriers to effectively using telemedicine at this time? ... I'm hoping that this will be a positive change for access to care through telemedicine.