In the emerging era of bundled and coordinated care models, the need to manage clinical workflow and coordinate caregivers as patients transition between inpatient and outpatient locations has become imperative. InTouch Health addresses this requirement with portable, cellular-enabled devices that hospitals are now deploying for diagnosing, triaging and treating patients during transport and for pre- and even post-hospital settings to provide patient care management at home. Accelerating delivery of the most appropriate treatment wherever it is needed is helping these facilities improve team care, manage chronic diseases and reduce the risk of patient readmissions.
March 7, 2014Taking the Longer View
The Florida Medical Association is being myopic and needs to take a longer view of telemedicine’s benefits.
February 20, 2014Lawsuit Sends Signals
Hospitals are starting to take technology partners to court, so acute care expertise is more important than ever.