Telehealth

FCC Tweaks Rural Health Care Program to Aid Telehealth Expansion

2019-08-05T12:04:04-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | August 2, 2019 The Federal Communications Commission is tweaking its Rural Health Care Program in a bid to improve funding opportunities for new and expanding telehealth programs. The agency this week issued a Report and Order that aims to “ensure limited program funds are [...]

FCC Tweaks Rural Health Care Program to Aid Telehealth Expansion2019-08-05T12:04:04-04:00

New Bills, Research Shine the Spotlight on Telehealth for Moms

2019-08-05T03:24:53-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | August 2, 2019 Connected health services for new and expectant mothers are all the rage in telehealth circles these days, with several bills aimed at improving telehealth access in rural regions and a new study aiming to determine whether a popular mHealth app helps [...]

New Bills, Research Shine the Spotlight on Telehealth for Moms2019-08-05T03:24:53-04:00

From Vanuatu To Alaska: Telemedicine Helps Remote Communities Around The Globe

2019-07-31T18:52:49-04:00

The Medical Futurist | July 23, 2019 Did you know that up in the North in Alaska, patient records can only be transported on a sled with a Husky team if the internet connection is down? It could take around 30 days for them to reach the main city, Anchorage. [...]

From Vanuatu To Alaska: Telemedicine Helps Remote Communities Around The Globe2019-07-31T18:52:49-04:00

ATA Releases 2019 Update of State-by-State Telehealth Report Cards

2019-07-22T23:16:16-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | July 19, 2019 Four out of every five US states have moved to improve telehealth coverage or reimbursement over the past two years, according to the latest survey of state laws and policies by the American Telemedicine Association. But like so many other reports [...]

ATA Releases 2019 Update of State-by-State Telehealth Report Cards2019-07-22T23:16:16-04:00

Doximity Charts the Top 15 Medical Specialties Embracing Telemedicine

2019-07-22T23:13:17-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | July 18, 2019 The online professional medical network has released what's billed as the first-ever survey of specialties showing an interest in telemedicine - and those with less enthusiasm for connected health. Radiologists and psychologists are jumping on the telehealth wagon, according to what’s [...]

Doximity Charts the Top 15 Medical Specialties Embracing Telemedicine2019-07-22T23:13:17-04:00

Could Trump’s Kidney Disease Order Push Telehealth, mHealth Adoption?

2019-07-15T03:31:13-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | July 11, 2019 President Donald Trump’s executive order targeting new methods for detecting and treating kidney disease could expand the opportunities for those using telehealth and mHealth. The executive order, signed on July 10, aims to change how the nation’s healthcare system treats end-stage [...]

Could Trump’s Kidney Disease Order Push Telehealth, mHealth Adoption?2019-07-15T03:31:13-04:00