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  1. Telemonitoring Cuts Cardiac Readmissions By One Third
    3/23/2015

    The utilization of a remote monitoring system allowed researchers to eliminate one third of cardiac patient readmissions over a six-month period. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Are You Investing In IT This Year?
    3/20/2015

    The majority of healthcare organizations are planning to make significant IT investments in 2015. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Telemedicine Connects Hospital With Stroke Experts
    3/19/2015

    Avera’s eCare uses telemedicine to stretch across a massive region that now includes South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Wyoming, and Montana. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  4. UW Integrates Telemedicine Into Its Business Model
    3/17/2015

    The health system-vendor partnership advances at UW, bringing virtual care to rural patients. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  5. Telemedicine Brings Care To The Great Plains
    3/16/2015

    Avera’s eCare uses telemedicine to stretch across a massive region that now includes South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Wyoming, and Montana. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  6. Telemedicine Hampered By Licensure Delays
    3/12/2015

    In some states, obtaining medical licenses is a time consuming process which keeping telemedicine services from crossing state lines. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  7. Video-Based Translation Services Implemented At Florida Hospital
    3/12/2015

    The My Accessible Real-Time Trusted Interpreter System is being used at Holy Cross Hospital to serve patients who are of limited English proficiency and deaf/hard of hearing. By Julia Ernst, MS, contributing writer

  8. MedCoins Now Acceptable Telehealth Currency
    3/3/2015

    Rather than cards or cash, MedCoins valued at $5 each are now the currency of telehealth provider ExamMed. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  9. Mobile Clinic Adds Telemedicine To Its Arsenal
    2/27/2015

    Delivering immediate access to remote specialists results in 90% patient compliance to follow-up pediatrics appointments.By Julia Ernst, MS, contributing writer

  10. Telehealth Implementation Aims To Reach ALS Patients
    2/27/2015

    ALS patients in remote and underserved communities in northern Michigan now have the ability to connect to specialists at Bronson Methodist Hospital. By Karla Paris, contributing writer