Telecare may boost homebound seniors' medication adherence according to JAMA study

Mobi Health News

Researchers said telecare programs could allow homebound older adults to maintain a closer connection with healthcare providers

eVisit Enables Pioneering Move in OB-GYN Specialty: Ob Hospitalist Group’s Ob TeleCare


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eVisit Enables Pioneering Move in OB-GYN Specialty: Ob Hospitalist Group’s Ob TeleCare


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Virtual behavioral care platform Forefront Telecare closes Series A round, hires new CEO

Mobi Health News

The funding, an undisclosed sum, will be used for growing the company's telepsychiatry network and developing HIPAA-compliant telehealth platforms.

With new investors, Forefront Telecare caps off its $15M Series A

Mobi Health News

First announced in January, the behavioral telehealth provider's fundraise is set to expand its provider network as well as its market presence

All of Us launching in May

Morning eHealth

athenahealth, Epic set to work on prior approvals — Another push for expanding telecare

Telehealth can effectively manage COVID-19 at home, study finds

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A University of Iowa study published this month in the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare found that an at-home telemonitoring program was an effective and sustainable way to manage COVID-19 for patients.

Australia ends support for 128 telehealth items

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A study published in October in the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare pointed out from a survey that Australian patients prefer telehealth via phone than through videoconferencing, probably due to technical difficulties associated with the latter.

Telehealth can be an effective alternative for seniors, study shows

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A wide-ranging study published in the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare this past month found that telehealth can be an effective modality of care for patients over 60, particularly when deployed in the confines of their existing primary care provider.

Telehealth can be a safe technique in high-risk pregnancies, study shows

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A recent study published in the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare found that telehealth can be safe and effective when it comes to managing high-risk pregnancies.

8 benefits of Telehealth

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. Telecare for Diabetes, CHF or COPD: Effect on Quality of Life, Hospital Use and Costs. The COVID-19 pandemic has been an eye-opener for what really matters in both personal and professional life.

Designing Digital Health for Public Health Preparedness and Equity: the Consumer Tech Association Doubles Down

Health Populi

Reimbursement for digital/telecare/virtual care services for both public and private payors.

The Digital Difference: how the transition to digital will revolutionise health and social care

Digital Leaders HealthTech

Community alarms/warden call systems, as they were known, have a long history in the UK, but even as new innovations such as telecare were introduced, the primary function of systems remained reacting to emergencies. The next generation of digital telecare, or connected care as it is also known, not only enables care to be more person-centred, but also more proactive and ultimately predictive.

COVID-19 and the future of care delivery

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Discussion on the definitions for telehealth, telecare, telemedicine and other terms under the digital health and care umbrella is always required, and will be discussed in greater detail during the HIMSS & Health 2.0

Why digital healthtech is more important than ever

Digital Leaders HealthTech

The company’s telecare solution, Essence SmartCare , has been adapted to support seniors in lockdown by providing a non-obtrusive, 24/7 care system.

Five new technologies for older adults  October 2019

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Navigil, a specialist in white label telecare and personal safety solutions, has unveiled the Navigil Suite that consists of Navigil 580 wellbeing wristwatch and Navigil Service. Announcements of new offerings are arriving – will they/can they be used? Hopefully these 5 will offer benefit that can and will be realized by older adults. Writers of these 2019 articles about the topic are not so sure that new technologies for this population may not be reaching their intended audience.

Portugal showcases national telehealth plan with patients at the center

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Portugal is making big leaps in telehealth development with the newly introduced National Strategic Telehealth Plan (PENTS), the first document in the National Health System in Portugal and one of the first of its kind in the world.

The Future of Digital Health – Views from Inside the Industry

South Central Telehealth Resource Center

Matt McCormick with Forefront Telecare tells us that his organization is able to provide a variety of psychiatry services not offered elsewhere because of digital technology. “Healthcare is a truly antiquated industry,” says Dr. Cam Patterson, Chancellor of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

Riding the digital wave through COVID-19

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Government & Policy Interoperability Population Health Telehealth One of the more remarkable features of the NHS’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been its rapid uptake of technology in the UK says director of international relations at NHS Confederation, Dr Layla McCay.

Should NHS Doctors charge for patient appointments?

Lloyd Price

A campaign to send patients to pharmacies directly, with more information provided about what sort of problems they can help with, could reduce the pressure on practices.Telehealth and Telecare – Despite the financial benefits and extra security offered to elderly and disabled patients, Telehealth has failed to take off in the UK. Faced with an ageing population and increased demand from diabetic and asthmatic patients, many GPs fear the current NHS system is unsustainable.

5 Trends from the American Telemedicine Association Conference 2019

Enzyme Health

Our own Griffin Mulcahey had the privilege of speaking on a panel discussing the Impact of Telecare on the Health Care Workforce alongside colleagues from SOC Telemed , InTouch Health , AmWell , and IHS Markit. Didn’t make it to the ATA conference this year? Get a recap of the most noteworthy insights from this year’s discussions and learn what telehealth industry leaders have to say about the future of digital health.

Is Alexa About to Become a Doctor’s Assistant?

Lloyd Price

Telecare/telemedicine on mobile devices will be used to keep patients healthy in their homes instead of requiring in-person visits, time-consuming commutes and expensive parking. As a chief information officer and Harvard professor for two decades, I’ve worked in both the digital health innovation ecosystem of Boston and the policymaking world of Washington, DC. During this time, we’ve computerized records, enhanced security and built population health tools.

How Mobile Medical Clinic can be the Best Option to Serve During COVID-19 Pandemic?

KB Dental Consulting

COVID-19 brought the entire world to a standstill except for the healthcare sector, which had to shift to super active mode to contain the pandemic caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

How Mobile Medical Clinic can be the Best Option to Serve During COVID-19 Pandemic?

KB Dental Consulting

COVID-19 brought the entire world to a standstill except for the healthcare sector, which had to shift to super active mode to contain the pandemic caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

Why telemedicine and remote patient monitoring demand will skyrocket in 2019


A quick search will provide you with hundreds of wonderfully SEO optimized articles outlining the differences between telehealth, telemedicine, telecare, remote patient monitoring…. If you were to ask someone on the street what they consider the most impactful digital health innovation over the last five years, there’s a good chance their response would be, “telemedicine”.

CNBC: Why TeleMedicine is a Bust

mHealth Insight

There is no doubt that mHealth has enabled us to evolve from TeleMedicine/Telecare. A fascinating article on “Why telemedicine has been such a bust so far” by Christina Farr. mHealth Insights. The first thing that should be obvious about why TeleMedicine is a bust can be seen at a glance.

My Favorite Myths About Telemedicine


Telemedicine, telehealth, eHealth, mHealth and telecare are all different. Last year I asked the ATA staff to come up with a list of the top myths about telemedicine. With years of fielding questions from the public, from ATA members and the press I figure they were in a good position to come up with some of the leading examples. Yes, I admit that these are pet peeves of mine as well, so this is partly a cathartic exercise and a good way to start the new year.

150 top places to work in healthcare

Henry Kotula

[link]. 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.