Category: News

3 Ways the Telemental Health Institute is Moving Healthcare Forward

The TeleMental Health Institute (TMHI) is an organization dedicated to the cause of promoting the growth and expansion of telehealth solutions. With the rising costs of healthcare it is becoming a more and more popular industry, and we are beginning to see the many benefits telehealth technologies

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New Telehealth Parity Bill Seeks to Increase Telehealth Access

Telehealth and telemedicine solutions are changing the way that doctors are able to interact with patients. In recent years, the United States has see

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State of Wisconsin Turns to Telepsychiatry Solutions for Professional Shortage Problem

The healthcare industry, similarly to other fields, has seen rapid development and growth as new technology, software, and devices make seeing, diagnosing, and treating patients easier and more efficient. One of the most successful trends that the industry is moving towards today involves

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Telemedicine Research Gains More Support – This Time from the Veterans

New telemedicine research from Vanderbilt University and the Department of Veterans Affairs supports the growing trend of telehealth technologies. In a study that took place from May 2014 to June 2014, 23 veterans received basic surgery and were then seen three times for post-operation services.

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Recent Study from CVS Supports Advantages of Telemedicine

Over the last couple years the advantages of telemedicine have continued to grow and foster a high level of support in the medical industry. It's only natural that as technology advances, the means to provide medical care does as well. The CVS Health Research Institute is just the latest source to

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Telehealth Platforms Can Reduce PTSD Symptoms in Returning War Veterans

More than 500,000 returning war veterans were diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in 2012. In light of Memorial Day two weekends ago, it is essential to continue focusing on our veterans and on the quality of healthcare that returning veterans receive.

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Telepsychiatry May Be The Answer To Mental Health Treatment In U.S. Prisons

Is telemedicine software and/or telemedicine video conferencing the solution to mental health treatment for U.S. inmates? Mental health care in prison is a tricky topic. In many cases, it is severely lacking. More importantly, prisons and jails that want to improve don't know the best way to do it.

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Video Is An Integral Part Of Raising Mental Health Awareness

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

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Patients In Remote Areas Turn To Telepsychiatry

Telemedicine and telehealth solutions, a new technology used "to do things such as take patients’ vital signs and send the results remotely," according to U.S. News, is rapidly evolving. As conferencing solutions grow more effective every day, more healthcare providers are realizing a simple truth:

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Why Every Therapist in Private Practice Needs a Telehealth Option

Today we have Evan Center of The Center Institute weighing in on why every provider should use telemental health. Evan has a successful practice in Bozeman, MT counseling adolescents and also coaches other therapists on how to optimize and grow their practices through her Institute.

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