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Employers Turning to Telehealth and Telemedicine to Boost Wellness Initiatives

By jody sparkes on Monday, November 16th, 2015 in Corporate Wellness, Telehealth, Telemedicine, Wearables. No Comments

With the healthcare industry experiencing a notable physician shortage and the increasing prevalence of new digital health tools and services, companies are actively seeking innovative new solutions to improve their employees’ health and wellness. In fact, a survey conducted by Towers Watson, a leading global professional services company, recently reported that more than one-third of Read the full article…


Patient Engagement: Changing Definitions and Roles

By jody sparkes on Monday, October 12th, 2015 in Patient Engagement, Patient Satisfaction, Quality Care, Telehealth, Telemedicine. No Comments

Today’s healthcare industry faces a number of significant challenges ranging from capacity concerns due to an aging population, a national physician shortage and the move towards a new paradigm of coordinated care. Accordingly, the healthcare landscape is increasingly involving a number of less traditional methods of care delivery to address these challenges. While the use Read the full article…


Why Universities and Colleges Are Turning to Telehealth

By jody sparkes on Monday, September 28th, 2015 in ACA, SHPs, Student Populations, Telehealth, Telemedicine, Universities & Colleges. No Comments

With this past summer’s most recent Supreme Court’s ruling upholding the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the established legality of government subsidies for health insurance, those interested in what these developments mean for the student demographic and those working in the collegiate space are left with a good deal of questions. The Read the full article…