Why Telemonitoring is Now a Strategic Imperative

By |2018-07-16T14:35:37+00:00August 1st, 2018|Benefits of Telehealth|

There is little debate that healthcare is gradually shifting from a model that is focused on treating the sick to one that is driven by population health management. The payers – led by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) – are forcing this transformation by tying outcomes to financial incentives and disincentives for providers. In fact, pay-for-performance initiatives [...]

The Benefits of Remote Patient Monitoring

By |2018-06-25T15:13:39+00:00July 25th, 2018|Benefits of Telehealth|

A week doesn’t pass that a report isn’t published about the growth or benefit of remote patient monitoring – also known as telemonitoring. The excitement dates back to 2013, when FierceHealthcare published a report stating that remote patient monitoring would save healthcare $36 billion globally by the end of this year. Three years later, in 2016, Becker’s Healthcare reported that [...]

How Even Basic Telemonitoring Programs Can Improve Healthcare

By |2018-06-25T15:12:40+00:00July 18th, 2018|Benefits of Telehealth|

With each passing month, more evidence is being produced that shows the efficacy of remote patient monitoring – or telemonitoring. The most recent proclamation was a published case study highlighting one of the nation’s leading non-profit health insurance companies, although the company was not mentioned by name. Seeking to reduce the cost of patients with chronic conditions, the insurance provider [...]

Can Telemonitoring Cure Healthcare?

By |2018-06-25T15:02:58+00:00June 27th, 2018|Benefits of Telehealth|

For nearly two decades, since the Institute of Medicine published its 1999 report, “To Err is Human,” healthcare leaders worldwide have been intensely focused on improving clinical outcomes and reducing costs. The early work centered on advanced performance improvement initiatives such as Lean and Six Sigma, then moved to standardized processes in the form of PDSA and TeamSTEPPS. But for [...]

Improved Options for Medicare and Medicaid Patients

By |2018-04-17T22:52:11+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Benefits of Telehealth|

In our country, there are currently 44 million patients enrolled in Medicare programs, while millions of others – primarily those who are elderly, disabled, or come from low-income households – seek the benefits and assistance of powerful Medicaid programs. For a lot of these people, there are no other options, and without these programs to help guide them and support [...]

Improving Treatment Options with Telehealth

By |2017-12-07T12:59:35+00:00November 29th, 2017|Benefits of Telehealth|

As healthcare demands continue to rise and facilities become more crowded and overstressed, the disconnect between patients and their healthcare providers continues to expand. As the health of patients is highly dependent on their mental well-being, it is crucial that every step be made to minimize stress and enhance certainty. For these reasons, Advanced TeleHealth Solutions has created a family [...]

3 Ways Telehealth Caters to Chronic Disease Patients

By |2017-11-16T18:01:00+00:00November 8th, 2017|Benefits of Telehealth|

The healthcare industry is constantly evolving to adapt to new demands. Rising healthcare costs, growing populations, underserved communities, emerging patient concerns, and various other complications keep healthcare organizations always seeking better methods for providing care. It is important that healthcare procedures and technologies advance quickly enough to address these issues before they cause serious and costly setbacks. For chronic disease [...]

Eliminating Unnecessary Treatments and Expenses with Telehealth

By |2017-07-17T14:52:13+00:00August 16th, 2017|Benefits of Telehealth|

Even with the most modern advancements in medicine and medical technology, seeking treatment remains a dismally inconsistent priority for many people suffering from disease and serious health complications. Lack of insurance coverage, looming medical expenses, and time spent visiting doctors, hospitals, pharmacies, and specialists all contribute to the reasons why so many would-be patients avoid medical care. With chronic diseases [...]

Cost Savings Through Improved Patient Education

By |2017-06-19T11:41:08+00:00July 5th, 2017|Benefits of Telehealth|

Traditionally, healthcare providers have approached cost savings by placing much of their emphasis on internal processes that directly impact their organizations. Medications, surgical devices, insurance plans, and employee compensation can significantly impact the overall expenses of an organization, and, for this reason, focus is often limited beyond these factors. However, in today’s healthcare industry, there has emerged a new [...]

3 Ways Telehealth Improves Health Outcomes

By |2017-07-11T05:58:51+00:00June 28th, 2017|Benefits of Telehealth|

Since its start, telehealth has flourished around the idea that the scope of the healthcare industry should not be limited to hospitals and doctor visits alone, but rather extended to the homes, workplaces, and day-to-day functions of patients. This approach to modernizing the ways we view and interact with healthcare has had significant impacts on several factors pertaining to [...]

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