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Can telehealth fill gap in autism services? - Medical News Today

Parents struggling to find and afford therapy for their child with autism may eventually be able to provide that therapy themselves with the help of telehealth training. 11 more words

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You Mean I Don’t Have to Show Up? The Promise of Telemedicine

Austin Frakt

THE NEW HEALTH CARE MAY 16, 2016

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Aside from whatever a visit to the doctor costs you in money, it also costs you in time. 1,018 more words

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Introducing The American Well Exchange

Roy Schoenberg, MD, MPH, CEO and founder of American Well, discusses the democratization of healthcare with the American Well Exchange.

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Telehealth Expansion Initiatives Helping To Increase Patient Choice And Access

By Anne B. Compton-Brown

The United States boasts the largest market for the use of telehealth and telemedicine services, generating $14 billion in global business last year with a predicted increase of nearly $20 billion by as early as 2020. 522 more words

Tools for Practice Tuesday: Some Pediatric Telehealth at #ATA2016

Yup, more blog content due to following a conference. Currently The American Telemedicine Association is having their annual conference (using the hashtag #ATA2016).  I had the pleasure of running into the tweets regarding a presentation about uses of Telemedicine for pediatrics. 265 more words

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As Google and Apple Pursue Telemedicine, U.S. Carriers Struggle

Google and Apple Inc. have some bright ideas about the future of health care. Not so long ago, AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. had similar ideas: a networked world of devices and services that would revolutionize how medicine is practiced in the U.S. 116 more words

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Personalised long-term follow-up of cochlear implant patients using remote care, compared with those on the standard care pathway: study protocol for a feasibility randomised controlled trial

Cullington, H. et al. BMJ Open. 2016. 6:e011342

Introduction: Many resources are required to provide postoperative care to patients who receive a cochlear implant. The implant service commits to lifetime follow-up.

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