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Apr, 2020

COVID-19 Update: The FCC Is Now Accepting Telemedicine Applications

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The FCC has launched the $200M COVID-19 Telehealth program as part of the CARES Act, designed to enable health care providers to expand into telehealth services within their practice or facility. COVID-19 has brought a much-needed acceptance of telehealth to the medical industry, and this new application process is a welcomed opportunity for providers who want to venture into this technology-based way of medicine. The Telehealth program is designed to…

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Apr, 2020

Telemedicine Proving to be a Valuable Asset During the COVID-19 Crisis

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Long before the Coronavirus outbreak, health care providers saw promise in telemedicine. In fact, according to the National Academy of Sciences, in 1925, a cover of Science and Invention magazine portrays a doctor diagnosing a patient via radio and suggests visually that a…

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Apr, 2020

NRTRC Virtual Conference

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NRTRC TAO Virtual Conference! Telehealth 20/20: New Perspectives, Innovation Insights & Expanded Vision of Care Delivery. According to the NRTRC website the virtual conference has been revised and will include the following: Telehealth101 Telehealth Policy Panel – four nationally renowned telehealth attorneys will share the latest updates in federal and state policies, including reimbursement, HIPAA, broadband options and more Telehealth Technology Showcase and Telehealth Technology during COVID-19 led by national…

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Mar, 2020

Four Key Components For a Successful TeleStroke Program

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Learn how a quality-focused TeleStroke program can drive positive results. TeleSpecialists works closely with our hospital partners to ensure a data-driven, high-quality TeleStroke program. We won't settle for less – and neither should your facility. Click on the image…

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Feb, 2020

TeleSpecialists Earns The Joint Commission Accreditation

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FORT MYERS, Fla., January 28, 2020 – TeleSpecialists has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a healthcare organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. ​TeleSpecialists underwent a rigorous, onsite review on Dec. 16, 2019. During the visit, a team of The Joint Commission…

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Jun, 2019

Preparing for Telemedicine in Hospitals – Cultural Readiness

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If you are keeping up with health industry news, then you are aware that telemedicine has become commonplace in hospitals, particularly TeleStroke and TeleNeuroHospitalist rounding. As more and more hospital administrators face increased stroke cases and a shortage of neurologists on staff, every medical facility needs responsive solutions in preparing for telemedicine to keep up with its competition and prevent expensive patient transfers and possible financial distress. Introduction in Preparing…

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