A Q&A with Kim Garriott, Principal Consultant, Healthcare Strategies, for Logicalis Healthcare Solutions
Burns victim is 20,000th patient to use telehealth service
A two-year-old central Queensland boy has set a milestone for virtual health services in the state.
New Ways to Get Paid for Telehealth Services
Telehealth services are being embraced both by patients and payers. Coding expert Betsy Nicoletti explains how to bill for this service, as well as how to get paid for telephone consultations.
What is telehealth?
Telehealth is the remote transmission of healthcare services or education in separate locations. Telehealth or telemedicine visits are most often conducted through videoconferencing technology, and their practice is complicated by varied state licensure laws.
With the Adoption of Telehealth Services, Standards-Supported Systems are Critical to Healthcare
Thanks to telehealth services, some patients can simply turn on their device to check in with physicians and nurses for medical consultations on real-time video, rather than spending time in an examination room. As more hospitals and medical centers adopt telehealth practices, also known as telemedicine, the technology and systems that support seamless access to health care services are more important than ever. An August 2019…
More patients are about to benefit from the care and convenience of telemedicine. In April, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services finalized policies allowing Medicare Advantage plans to offer additional telehealth benefits by 2020. CMS Administrator Seema Verma called the move “a historic step in bringing innovative technology to Medicare beneficiaries” in a press …more
How to bill Medicare for telehealth services
Q: Telehealth services are listed in the proposals for Medicare changes in 2014. What are these services, and as a practitioner, am I eligible to bill for them? A: The Medicare, Medicaid and Benef
Patient Monitoring Guide
This Patient Monitoring Guide provides a forum for manufacturers, clinicians and the public to find information on patient monitoring devices, technology and solutions that are available or may become available on the market.
How Can Remote Patient Monitoring Improve Patient Outcomes?
Healthcare is all about giving patients the greatest quality of life possible. For many, being able to receive treatment at home is a big part of that equation. And with the massive Baby Boomer generation reaching retirement age, the demand for home healthcare continues to surge In fact, according to a recent report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics , home healthcare is expected…
How Cleveland Clinic uses telehealth to introduce new dimensions of care
In 2014, Cleveland Clinic initiated its consumer telehealth strategy, and since then has introduced new dimensions of care to engage its patients.
How telemedicine, remote patient monitoring help extend care into rural Mississippi
In rural Mississippi, where almost 65 percent of the state's counties are more than a 40 minute drive from specialty care and 68 percent of the providers are in urban areas even though 64 percent of the patients are in rural areas, telehealth takes on an added importance.
CMS Finalizes New Reimbursement Rules for Remote Patient Monitoring
CMS has finalized new reimbursement rules for remote patient monitoring in the 2020 Physician Fee Schedule, opening the door to more telehealth and mHealth programs
The Ultimate Guide to Patient Monitor Stands
Learn everything you need to know about options for mounting your patient monitors with patient monitor stands.
How Telehealth Services are Being Revamped in Nebraska
Telehealth services are necessary for bringing more access to healthcare among populations living in rural locations or facing doctor shortages.
Here are the pros and cons of DIY approaches to monitoring shadow IT and cloud services.
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How to Improve Service Delivery with Integrated Metric, Flow, and Log Monitoring
7min 17sec - Join SevOne for this whiteboard session as Steve Mahoney takes a closer look on how to improve service delivery with integrated metric, flow, and log monitoring.
Why Trinity is Shifting To 24/7 Patient Monitoring
Home health providers are quickly realizing they need to invest in tech when it comes to remote monitoring, or else they run the risk of being left behind. One home health provider has seen the ind…
Tips for Deploying a Performance Monitoring Platform
Professional services engineers – who work directly with customers every day – provide tips for easing the deployment of a new monitoring platform.
FirstVet swipes $6M to expand its pet advice telehealth service
Pet services can be serious startup business. Witness the likes of dog walking startups Rover and Wag, for example. At the same time digital health is a major area of interest for entrepreneurs, thanks to reliable demand meeting tech’s disruptive potential. Well, Sweden’s FirstVet is da…