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Telemedicine Is Vital to Reforming Health Care Delivery

Health care remains one of the few services that require people to have a face-to-face interaction to obtain access. But more and more consumers are questioning that reality, and change is on the way. 77 more words


TELEMEDICINE: Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire to Offer MedWand to Employers and Members

Group Health is MedWand’s First Health Plan Customer – Technology Will Bring Numerous Benefits to Employers and Members by Adding Physical Exams to Telemedicine Consultations. 736 more words

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Norwegians visit county council

A party of local government officials from Norway have visited Surrey to learn how the county council is harnessing technology to help people manage serious health conditions. 173 more words

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TECHNOLOGY: A 3D Printer In Every Physician’s Medical Bag?

by Dr. Bertalan Meskó on September 25, 2015

A technology is only considered disruptive if it provides a much cheaper and more comfortable way of providing care. 156 more words

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TELEMEDICINE: MedWand Digital Health Named Launch! Finalist at Upcoming Health 2.0

Revolutionary Medical Device Gains Popularity in Silicon Valley and Beyond.

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 24, 2015

Nevada-based MedWand Solutions, Inc., which creates a novel medical device allowing patients to receive physical examinations over Internet and satellite links, was recently selected as one of the finalists for 2015 Health 2.0’s Launch! 460 more words

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Policy Recommendations to Guide the Use of Telemedicine in Primary Care Settings: An American College of Physicians Position Paper

Hilary Daniel, BS; Lois Snyder Sulmasy, JD, for the ACP Health and Public Policy Committee**

SEPTEMBER 2015 – Telemedicine—the use of technology to deliver care at a distance—is rapidly growing and can potentially expand access for patients, enhance patient–physician collaboration, improve health outcomes, and reduce medical costs. 651 more words


Our doctor can see you now - Medelinked launches Chat to a Doctor

Online health service allows remote contact with UK-based GMC-registered NHS practising GPs

By Ian Gallifant, CEO at Medelinked

SEPTEMBER 2015 – Medelinked, the online health platform that empowers you to take control of your health, has launched Chat to a Doctor, an online health service that allows patients to remotely contact UK-based GMC-registered NHS practising GPs. 303 more words

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