Telehealth and telemedicine solutions are changing the way that doctors are able to interact with patients. In recent years, the United States has see
There are two main forms that telehealth applications take: real-time communication (synchronous) and store-and-forward (asynchronous). Real-time communications are frequently used to consult with a remote specialist, but they can also be used for interpretive and educational purposes.
Approximately 20.7 million adults in America suffer from a substance use disorder, according to SAMHSA’s 2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.Addiction is a pervasive public health issue in America, and without adequate care, treatment and recovery are nearly impossible for substance users.
Once you have accessed your provider’s public profile page from the link on his/hers website, you can request to schedule a session with the provider
One of the biggest advancements in medical technology is telemedicine. Telemedicine video conferencing allows patients to see their physicians without facing obstacles like child care, transportation, or obtaining time off of work. The telemedicine market earned $240 million in revenue in 2013
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with a mental health problem, the future may look grim. With the many myths surrounding the effects and treatments of mental illness, it’s difficult to know the truth. Maybe we can help with that. With these 5 debunked myths, we hope to spread the
The benefits of telemedicine are plentiful. In the case of then seven-month-old MaLea Fox, the relatively new practice saved her life. The infant suffered from a 102.4 degree fever, among other troubling symptoms. Perplexed by the exact cause of the baby's ailment, the doctor at Columbia Memorial
If you’ve heard of telehealth or telemedicine, you’ve probably heard of many of the benefits it provides, including saving time and money for the patient. What you may not have heard of is how telehealth is saving lives.
Albert Einstein once said that time is an illusion; to some of us, it can even be a mirage. One moment it seems like you have all the time in the world, but you blink and its as if years have disappeared out from underneath you.
May is Mental Health Awareness month -- and that means it is time to face some pretty difficult truths about mental health and mental health treatment in the U.S. "Almost two-thirds of people with a mental disorder won’t seek treatment" and "a 2014 study showed that stigma is the top reason people