The Pace of Tech-Adoption Grows Among Older Americans, AARP Finds – But Privacy Concerns May Limit Adoption

Health Populi

Smartphone adoption among older people grew by 50% since 2014, rising from 48% adoption among people 50+ to 79%. One in two people over 50 bought a piece of digital technology in the past year. Three in four people over fifty in America now have a smartphone.

January 2020 Telehealth Industry Happenings

Ortholive

In the four years spanning 2014 to 2018, telehealth usage outside the hospital setting increased by nearly 1,400%. Given these trends, what kinds of telehealth-related headlines made the news last month as we entered the New Year?

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Virtual Healthcare: Your Telehealth Questions Answered by a Doctor

American Well

If you follow the latest developments in health care, you may have noticed: telehealth has taken off. Our country is focused on making health care more accessible for Americans, and naturally, telehealth has emerged as a key innovation that can help to make this a reality. As President and Medical Director of the world’s first telehealth practice, Online Care Group, I’m often asked a handful of common questions about telehealth. What is telehealth?

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Virtual Healthcare: Your Telehealth Questions Answered by a Doctor

American Well

If you follow the latest developments in health care, you may have noticed: telehealth has taken off. Our country is focused on making health care more accessible for Americans, and naturally, telehealth has emerged as a key innovation that can help to make this a reality. As President and Medical Director of the world’s first telehealth practice, Online Care Group, I’m often asked a handful of common questions about telehealth. What is telehealth?

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Cloud-based telehealth, linked with Epic EHR, helps one hospital scale up virtual care

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Lee Health, a health system based in Fort Myers, Florida, has had inpatient telemedicine infrastructure in place since 2014, ambulatory telemedicine since 2015 and a direct-to-consumer system since 2019. It kept COVID patients in isolation.

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Case Study: Southwest Medical’s winning strategy for telehealth

American Well

Southwest Medical set out to achieve four broad goals with its telemedicine initiatives: Improve the patient experience. Improve the provider experience. Finally, in-clinic navigators directed patients to the new service, NowClinic.

Amwell partners recognized as “top” healthcare leaders

American Well

Intermountain Healthcare, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, took the top spot this year—up from third place in 2014 and 2015—while Cleveland Clinic, based in Cleveland, OH, rounded out the top 10.

American Well partners recognized as “top” healthcare leaders

American Well

Intermountain Healthcare, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, took the top spot this year—up from third place in 2014 and 2015—while Cleveland Clinic, based in Cleveland, OH, rounded out the top 10.

American Well partners recognized as “top” healthcare leaders

American Well

Intermountain Healthcare, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, took the top spot this year—up from third place in 2014 and 2015—while Cleveland Clinic, based in Cleveland, OH, rounded out the top 10.

Solution to the healthcare access shortage? Telemedicine

American Well

s hard to not consider the access crisis coming in 2014. Not a huge correction, but enough to drastically alter the patient experience. Prior to the mandate, it took an average of 33 days for a patient to see a new PCP when they were symptomatic.

Care Innovations CIO Himanshu Shah to Speak at 2018 Connected Health Summit

care innovations

It also helps to educate patients in bringing self-awareness for better management of their health.”. The Summit will split this focus on patient engagement into four important segments, each of which requires “ active consumer participation to be successful.”

Brigham and Women’s Primary Practice Pilots New Mobile App to Drive Patient Engagement & Collaborative Care

Consumer eHealth Engagement

Twine Health Mobile App Engages Patients with Chronic Conditions The story about the health decline of our citizens is being told everywhere. In the December 2014 PwC Health Research Institute (HRI) Report, two relevant health directions are described. Hypertensive Patient Pilot.

2018 Year in Review: The Year’s Biggest Remote Care News & Developments

care innovations

2018 was a historic year for telehealth and remote patient monitoring (RPM), as a series of developments played out that helped extend these important care delivery services to more patients than ever before. As government agencies like the CMS and VA expanded access to telehealth towards the goal of extending care into rural areas, industry leaders like Care Innovations® announced a series of breakthroughs with exciting implications for the years to come.

Employee Spotlight

American Well

Start Date: December, 2014. After trying our product, it was easy to see so many opportunities for it to improve the healthcare experience on a wide scale. This may include wireframing a redesigned version of the patient homepage, or just whiteboarding requirements with the team.

Employee Spotlight

American Well

Start Date: December, 2014. After trying our product, it was easy to see so many opportunities for it to improve the healthcare experience on a wide scale. This may include wireframing a redesigned version of the patient homepage, or just whiteboarding requirements with the team.