What has Telemedicine done for You Lately?


For one, a Cisco global survey found that 74% of patients are interested in access to virtual healthcare services. You’ve discussed it in strategy meetings, you’ve overheard your competitors talking about it at conferences, and maybe patients have even asked about it: telemedicine. Why do you need it in your organization? There is a simple reason why: telemedicine simultaneously improves patient experience and makes healthcare providers more efficient.

Master Guide to Telehealth Statistics for 2019

Enzyme Health

In a recent survey, 96% of U.S. large employers (companies with over 500 employees) said they would provide telehealth coverage with their health insurance in states where it’s an allowed option ( NGBH ). A 2018 survey found that almost a quarter of US consumers have had a telehealth visit with a clinician ( Deloitte ). A 2017 survey found that the average telemedicine visit takes 13-15 minutes ( American Well ) while an in-person visit takes about 2 hours ( AJMC ).

150 top places to work in healthcare

Henry Kotula

Becker’s Healthcare is pleased to release the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare | 2018” list, which highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth. Health.