It is with pleasure that I and the team at Telehealth and Medicine Today™ present the lineup for the August 2016 issue of TMT's. In this issue, we present the first half of the proceedings from the 1st Annual Future of Health: Telemedicine and AI Symposium, which was held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. During this meeting, telehealth and AI experts, doctors, policy makers … [Read more...] about Special Issue!
Early diagnosis of a condition as severe as cancer is the only key to its early treatment. One undeniable fact about cervical cancer is that regular visual inspection of the cervix is imperative for satisfactorily identifying the location, extent and type of disease. In rural settings however, it can be difficult to reach a doctor on time, every time for a routine … [Read more...] about Cervical Cancer Screenings Using Telehealth Products – Is Visual Screening Viable?
Chronic disease and conditions affect almost half of all American adults and are considered a cause of 7 out of 10 deaths every year, in the United States. The surprising thing about these statistics is that it is possible to bring them down significantly because complications arising from chronic disease are almost always preventable. It takes a healthy lifestyle and … [Read more...] about Chronic Condition Management – Can Telehealth Deliver Real Value?
Effective telehealth adoption is essential for hospitals and healthcare providers that want to advance their care initiatives. Telehealth has taken 30 years to emerge at the forefront of cutting-edge medical and health care; it’s not new. But it is a proven technology that can deliver exceptional value when integrated into a health system. Leaders in telehealth are … [Read more...] about How To Ensure Telehealth Readiness of Hospitals?
A home is only as strong as the foundation it’s built on. Same goes for an effective hospital-based telehealth program. It takes a strong multidisciplinary team of healthcare providers, as well as effective program governance to ensure the success of telehealth implementation. Program governance is vital for any telemedicine program. And effective governance requires … [Read more...] about Telemedicine: Program Governance for Better Quality