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Telehealth Is Improving Health Care in Rural Areas – Harvard Business Review

Executive Summary Rural communities, often amid stunning and isolated landscapes, are a defining feature of much of the United States. But those same landscapes can make it difficult for people to access health care. Intermountain Healthcare is addressing the pressing needs of people who live in rural areas through telehealth, which uses secure video and… Read More »

Teladoc partners with Cincinnati Children’s on pediatric telehealth platform

Dive Brief: Teladoc said Thursday it is teaming up with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center to develop what the organizations claim will be the first consumer pediatric telehealth platform. Key assets of the yet-to-be-developed platform will include pediatric-specific workflows and clinical requirements as well as a user experience designed for young patients and their families.… Read More »

6 factors that will propel the use of telehealth

A new report from Chilmark Research examines a largely untapped market in the telemedicine field—the use of telehealth outside of the hospital. The researchers say there will be increased interest in cases in which patients are not being cared for directly but are participating in their care through passive monitoring or active engagement with their… Read More »