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NHS prevent 3,000 A&E visits in Manchester thanks to Skype

Using Skype to help older patients get faster care has prevented 3,000 avoidable A&E visits and freed up 2,000 GP appointments. 181 more words

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State Telehealth Laws & Reimbursement Policies

The Center for Connected Health Policy, the National Telehealth Policy Resource Center, has released its latest biannual update on state telehealth laws, regulations, and policies, with a primary focus on Medicaid fee-for-service programs. 164 more words

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Telemedicine and the Brazilian reality

This article was exclusively written for The European Sting by Ms. Adriane Menezes de Medeiros is a 25-year-old student of medicine at the city of Blumenau, located in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil. 814 more words

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Ohio Living achieves low readmission rates with telehealth

Ohio Living cut readmission rates in half by introducing telehealth services. Patient vitals were recorded and sent to physicians; virtual visits were done via Facetime or similar apps.

https://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/ohio-living-achieves-low-readmission-rates-telehealth

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Coming Off Your 'Happy Pills' Can Cause Antidepressant Withdrawal – and Could Set You Up for More Depression and More Problems

A word to the wise:  Don’t start what Jesus Christ came here to destroy.  Depression is one of those things ~NationalAddictionNews.com

Can going off your medication cause antidepressant withdrawal symptoms (antidepressant discontinuation syndrome)? 1,838 more words

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Telemedicine- The Future of Healthcare?

HOW TELEMEDICINE CAN HAVE A PROFOUND IMPACT ON MENTAL HEALTHCARE IN THE CHRONIC ILLNESS COMMUNITY

My new favorite thing is TeleMedicine. Especially for the chronic illness community. 686 more words

Not This Kind of Doctor

So Doctor Who isn’t exactly the best example of a space doctor…at least not the kind we are going to need here in the next hundred years. 1,911 more words