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Gigi Sorenson

Solving Access to Specialty Care for Rural Communities

By Events and Appearances, General Interest, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual Care No Comments
Limited access to specialty providers and internet connectivity continues to be a barrier to quality healthcare for rural communities worldwide. Rural patients typically have less income than those in urban areas, limiting their ability to afford care even if they can manage the travel to an urban location. Combine this...
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Solving the Disconnections in Connected Care

By General Interest, Health Information Technology, Patient Engagement, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual Care No Comments
Imagine that you’re a surgeon in a large hospital network. A patient has presented to the emergency department with a ruptured ovarian cyst; before you operate, you use the surgical suite’s telemedicine platform to consult with the patient’s gynecologist, who provides valuable history. However, when the patient visits your clinic...
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4 Ways Virtual Health is Transforming Specialty Care

By General Interest, Health Information Technology, Patient Engagement, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual Care No Comments
One of every three patients are sent to a specialist each year in the United States. Because specialists offer more advanced care than primary care doctors, they’re almost guaranteed to play a critical role in any patient’s life at some point – from addressing heart trouble to a melanoma scare to...
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