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
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.
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
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.
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
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.
The Gottman Method, developed by Drs. John and Julie Schwartz Gottman, is a method of therapy meant to improve relationships between couples. While the Gottman Method is known most notably to focus on interactions within marital relationships, there is also Gottman therapies meant to increase
As new telehealth and telemedicine technologies begin to emerge in the behavioral health care space, mental health providers will want to stay aware and informed regarding the opportunities and the challenges presented by telehealth.
Almost everything in life—be it at home, the gym, or the office—is all about clearing the next hurdle. If you are reading this article, it’s presumable that you are in the middle of or about to face the adoption hurdle. The good news is, with the right strategy, this hurdle can be an easy one.
With autumn settling in over the northern hemisphere, winter can’t be far behind. The daylight hours are already noticeably shorter, and colder temperatures are settling in, too. While the cold and dark are enough to make many of us a little gloomy, there is a small percentage of the population