Monthly Archives: July 2018

America’s Mental Health Care System is in Crisis. Telepsychiatry Could be the Answer

Within the United States, 1/4 of adults can be diagnosed with one or multiple disorders in a single year, including depression, eating disorders, anxiety, and ADD/ADHD. Children are suffering too, with an estimated 1 in 5 diagnosed with a major debilitating disorder in either the present or past.

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Telemedicine: There’s an App for That

Telemedicine is all about accessibility, and providing patients who seek care dependable medical attention quickly and efficiently. Because of the apparent benefits of telemedicine, this technological healthcare initiative is taking off in a rapid manner. In fact, within the United States, the

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Telehealth a New Frontier for Treating Substance Use Disorders

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.

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How Clients Can Request a Session From Provider’s Public Profile

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

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How Telemedicine is Helping Our Veterans

Military service can be hard on a veteran, both physically and psychologically. After returning from service, many veterans are in need of health care, particularly physical therapy and psychological treatment. In 2012, approximately 500,000 veterans returning from war suffered from post traumatic

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Telepsychiatry is Effectively Combating America’s Doctor Shortage

The United States is currently experiencing a serious dearth in psychiatric doctors. This la

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Technological Advances Are Facilitating Telehealth

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.

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How Telehealth Improves Patients’ Lives

Telehealth (also known as telemedicine) is a broad term used to describe the delivery of various health-related services and information using telecommunications technology. It includes remote patient monitoring, remote specialist consultation and counseling via videoconferencing. Telehealth is

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Telehealth Saves Lives

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.

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5 Mental Illness Myths Debunked

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

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