Video conferencing in home health care can let patients stay at home.

Video Conferencing for Home Health Care Could Reduce Isolation for Aides

Everyday Americans are performing a Herculean task in caring for the nation’s dementia sufferers. But it comes at a cost.   The 24-hour demands of taking care of a parent, spouse, or...
A mobile video conferencing cart would make this video calling possible anywhere in a hospital.

The Mobile Video Conferencing Cart Built for Hospitals Could Become an Office VC Solution

“We basically took an accepted piece of equipment and supercharged it by adding telemedicine and real-time diagnostics.” That’s how Satchel Health co-founder Jay Politzer describes the creative process behind the development of...
Video conferencing can improve patient outcomes for autistic children

Telemedicine Is Improving Patient Outcomes for Children with Autism

Being the parent of a child with autism has been described as an exhausting, exhilarating, and lonely roller coaster ride. It is a life of both strict routine and unpredictable stresses...
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Palliative Telemedicine Allows Patients the Dignity and Privacy of Remaining in Their Home

One of the final, and most important wishes most us share is going unfulfilled. When we think of our final days, our last moments of life, we tend to hope they’ll be...
Future of Teledentistry

Prepare for the Future of Teledentistry: Would You Get Your Teeth Checked Online?

Home dentistry does not sound pleasant. Or like a wise idea. In fact, I’m pretty sure the term is used as an insult. If you took the DIY and Marathon Man overtones...
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The Availability of Telemedicine Insurance May Help Give Virtual Medicine Credibility

Telehealth is going legitimate. It’s not a trend, or a fad, or a goofy self-help search engine query and response system. It’s now run across sophisticated networks of real, board-certified doctors,...
Estonia automated pharmacies

In the Future, Will Pharmacies Be Automated? Estonia Might Have an Answer

Little digital eyes watch over us all the time today. Security cameras, traffic cameras, sensors that open doors for us, even those Google Earth cameras that display our neighborhood streets to...
Mayo Clinic and telemedicine

The Mayo Clinic and Telemedicine: Video Conferencing Is Reducing ICU Mortalities

Patients at the Mayo Clinic’s network of Intensive Care Units now have an extra pair of expert eyes watching over them as they recover. The world-renowned research and treatment facility has built...
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An Online Mental Health Assessment Can Now Take Place Via Video Conferencing

Every citizen charged with a crime has the right to a legal defense. When that future defendant suffers from mental health issues, that right becomes even more critical. Without the right...
Telemedicine Cancer Care

Telemedicine Cancer Care Is Now Helping Women Fight Breast Cancer

Video conferencing can help reverse an imbalance in the doctor-patient relationship. It is a situation we’ve long accepted out of necessity, but technology has now brought us to a point where we...

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With Virtual Sports Coaching, Lionel Messi Could Give a Soccer Lesson...

When Lionel Messi dropped in on a Google Hangout between some celebrity YouTube video gamers he did the watching audience one disservice. He didn’t...