Telemedicine Technology is Helping Florida Residents Affected by Hurricane Irma

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Florida Hospital has been using eCare to reach so many affected by hurricane Irma. Healthcare Telehealth TelemedicineDuring a time of such chaos and destruction in Florida, it has been extremely hard to provide healthcare access to those in need. Within the last three days Florida Hospital has incorporated telehealth technology into their system of care.

How telemedicine can help close the maternal health gap

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

"The only way to improve access is to use telemedicine." "No time in my lifetime more than today do we have an opportunity to use telemedicine to close that gap," Sable said.

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Two major telehealth orgs team up to expand virtual care training

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The American Telemedicine Association and the American Board of Telehealth announced Tuesday that they were partnering to expand access to training and education for virtual care.

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A new COVID-19 wave is coming – how can health systems prepare?

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Keep telemedicine tools easy to use. At the ATA2020 virtual conference held this week, Avera eCARE Quality and Innovation Officer Mandy Bell said one lesson the telemedicine vendor had taken from the first wave of the coronavirus crisis was to "keep the telemedicine tools easy to use."

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Ed Grogan, VP & CIO, Calvert Health System, Chapter 2

Health System CIO

Maryland eCare “We’re the mouse that roars” In the current health system landscape, where organizations just keep growing, Calvert Health System is considered to be quite small. In this interview, he talks about the Maryland eCare initiative and partnerships that have expanded Calvert’s reach and helped improve care for patients across the state. Maryland eCare. * “We’re the mouse that roars”.

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Ed Grogan, VP & CIO, Calvert Health System, Chapter 3

Health System CIO

In this interview, he talks about the Maryland eCare initiative and partnerships that have expanded Calvert’s reach and helped improve care for patients across the state. We have sort of a best-of-breed affiliation strategy here at Calvert, where we have the best of breed for ICU telemedicine, critical care affiliation with the University of Maryland. Best-of-breed affiliation strategy Staff retention — “Success energizes people.”

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With the Silver Tsunami on its way, telehealth is ready for its moment

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Browse the education sessions scheduled for the American Telemedicine Association's annual conference and expo in New Orleans next month, and you'll notice that many of them are geared toward elderly patients, home-based care and aging in place. Chamberlain points to Avera Health's longstanding and well-respected Avera eCARE service , which "has built a real unique bunker in which they are navigating ICU, telepharmacy, telestroke," he said.

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