Researchers from the University of California San Diego used secure videoconferencing setups to perform remote speech evaluation for 9 patients in Tijuana, Mexico.
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Ultimately the growth and introduction of social media/the internet have fundamentally changed the way we communicate with a greater emphasis on engagement and information sharing amongst both professional colleagues and the patients themselves. By taking advantage of these communication channels, we can focus more on individual patients and their treatment regimes whilst reducing healthcare costs and improving patient outcomes.
Vodafone has announced it will be partnering with Boston Scientific to develop a remote patient monitoring system.
Polycom RealPresence video brings healthcare providers and remote, home-care, and quarantined patients together face-to-face for consultation, evaluation, and monitoring.
Geisinger Health Plan (GHP), using interactive voice response (IVR) and other innovative telemonitoring technology and solutions provided by AMC Health, has demonstrated a 44% reduction in 30-day readmissions compared to a control group, and increased case manager efficiency in monitoring patients transitioning from hospital to home.
Consult A Doctor, a company that operates a nationwide network of 300 licensed, board-certified doctors who are available 24 hours a day to consult and write basic prescriptions for patients via phone, e-mail or videoconference.