Mitchell said. She pointed out that there is a shortage of endocrinologists and that access to subspecialist care can be an issue but noted that telemedicine may soon be able to
Q&As in this issue discuss some of them. Telemedicine expert and former ACP President Ana María López, MD, MPH, MACP, outlines how telehealth can be used to care for patients
ACP Internist's daily digest of news and events wraps up how the public option has shifted the balance of opinion in the Senate, how the pu...
The answer to DD and me is simple: Telemedicine wins hands down in both speed and, therefore, quality of diagnosis, as well as cost.
I just deposited a check into my bank account by photographing the check with my iPhone and zapping it through cyberspace. I realize this is...
Tools like telemedicine and patient portals can expand the walls of a practice and achieve enough efficiency to either reduce staffing needs or increase the ability to afford new hires.
With the rise of EHRs and telemedicine, e-consults have become more common, offering primary care physicians a formal way to get subspecialist input, especially in underserved areas.
Consider telemedicine. Get connected electronically with your local ophthalmologists by sending eye photos of high-risk patients to a retina specialist for consultation. ... Dr. Wykoff said that while currently telemedicine cannot replace a comprehensive
Normally, the patient calls the pharmacy for a prescription. Now, the prescription is doing that by itself. GlowCaps, a prescription bottle ...
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) completed its draft of an Interstate Medical Licensure Compact designed to speed the process ...