Emory Links EMS Providers

Emory Healthcare Links EMS Providers to Telehealth For Emergency Care  By Eric Wicklund April 20, 2021 – A Georgia health system is launching a telehealth program aimed at putting its providers at the scene of emergency calls to help treat patients before they reach the hospital. Emory Healthcare is partnering with Grady EMS on the Emory Rural Tele-EMS…

Dr. Joe Shrand & PINKSOCKS

We love talking TELEHEALTH! Listen to our show all about the nonprofit company Pinksocks and Dr. Joe Shrand.   PINKSOCKS – Click here to learn more about this awesome nonprofit organization whose goal is promoting human connection around the work by socially supporting other public charities.   DR. JOE SHRAND – Click here to learn…

Post-Pandemic Telehealth Strategy

By Eric Wicklund April 15, 2021 – Healthcare providers have, for the most part, enjoyed success in adopting – and adapting to – telehealth during the coronavirus pandemic. And many are planning for a post-pandemic future that mixes virtual visits with in-person care. But just because a practice might be Zooming with patients or diagnosing over the phone…

3 Telehealth Takeaways From HIMSS

3 TELEHEALTH TAKEAWAYS FROM HIMSS ANALYSIS  |  BY MANDY ROTH  |   MARCH 30, 2021   CEO addresses telehealth strategy, reimbursement, and investment trends. One year ago, hospitals and health systems scrambled to roll out or expand telehealth programs to meet the needs of their providers, patients, and communities during the pandemic. Where do they go from here? Many…

MedPAC on PHE Telehealth Coverage

 By Eric Wicklund March 16, 2021 – The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission is taking a cautious approach to permanent telehealth policy, advising lawmakers to extend some emergency rules for telehealth access and coverage up to a few years after the coronavirus pandemic ends and to keep on studying how these tools and platforms affect healthcare delivery. MedPAC’s report…