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Gigi Sorenson

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

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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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Why Aren’t More Pediatricians Using Telemedicine?

By Health Information Technology, Patient Engagement, Resource Management, Telemedicine Technologies No Comments
If you had to guess which group used telemedicine the most, what would your answer be? If you guessed mothers, you are correct. According to CNBC, telemedicine leaders report that women and mothers make up the majority of their customers. There’s no mystery why – children get sick a lot. Kids...
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Transforming Disaster Recovery with Telemedicine

By Health Information Technology, International Health, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine Technologies No Comments

Recently GlobalMed’s Chief Clinical Officer Gigi Sorenson and Chief Medical Information Officer Dr. Dean Smith presented talks about disaster recovery and telemedicine at the International Conference on Disaster Medicine and Hurricane Resiliency. Hosted by Society for Disaster Medicine, the St. Maartens conference focused on public health challenges after hurricanes. Any…

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