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Telemedicine reproductive care connects options in Oregon | Salem Reporter

Telemedicine has provided a new avenue for abortion access for Oregonians, utilized by about 50 patients in its first year.

Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette is part of a trial by Gynuity Health Projects that is allowing some patients in Oregon, Washington and several other states to obtain abortion medication via telemedicine. 11 more words

Abortion

How to use your health insurance network

We’ve heard from our
customers that being able to see their preferred doctor or using their hospital
of choice is a top priority when considering a health insurer. 1,115 more words

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Telehealth Will Change the Healthcare Industry in the US

There are a lot of
unfortunate realities about life in capitalist societies, particularly in the
United States – one of the main issues being that corporations try to profit off… 484 more words

Public Health

FCC moves forward with $100 million Connected Care proposal

https://www.modernhealthcare.com/information-technology/fcc-moves-forward-100-million-connected-care-proposal

The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday unanimously voted to move forward with plans for a $100 million pilot program to promote telemedicine services.

The FCC voted to adopt a… 573 more words

Health Policy

Texas allows rural hospitals to use telemedicine to qualify as level IV trauma centers

The closure of a number of rural hospitals in recent years has raised questions about rural Texans’ access to critical medical services. HB 871 by Price, signed by the governor on May 28 and effective September 1, will allow rural healthcare facilities, after January 1, 2020, to use telemedicine to expand access to trauma care. 373 more words

Technology

A hi-tech dress to monitor babies' sleep and breathing

Baby-focused tech company Nanit released a new line of infant clothing called Breathing Wear that, when combined with its smart camera and app, lets new parents keep tabs on their child’s sleep and breathing patterns. 129 more words

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