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Telemedicine 101: Answering Your Questions

By General Interest, Health Information Technology, Telemedicine Technologies, Uncategorized5 Comments
Lately, we’ve been hearing from providers who want to adopt telemedicine but haven’t run a virtual program before. Correctional leaders have asked how to provide medical care without inmates leaving the facilities. Small town doctors want to connect their rural communities to specialists in urban medical centers. Hospitals want to...
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Why Provider Networks Are Going Virtual

By General Interest, Provider Burnout, Resource Management, Telemedicine Technologies, Uncategorized, Virtual CareNo Comments
Here’s what’s great about telemedicine: it can benefit multiple healthcare players at once. So often experience and cynicism have trained us to think of healthcare as a zero-sum game, where expanded market offerings for some patients drive up insurance premiums for others, or a payer’s cost savings program increases the...
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How To Become a Telemedicine Provider

By General Interest, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine Technologies, Uncategorized, Virtual Care2 Comments
From medical emergencies to ordinary exams, telemedicine is shattering healthcare barriers all over the world. In addition to reducing costs and improving outcomes, virtual health can bring advanced care to underserved patients while relieving overworked providers. Yet for some clinicians, telemedicine is still shrouded in mystery – often because they’re...
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How COVID-19 is Changing Telemedicine Reimbursement

By General Interest, Public Policy, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual Care2 Comments
In late January, we published our forecast on telemedicine reimbursement this year. That was just two months ago, and yet it feels like a lost era compared to the world we’re living in today. The worst global pandemic in years has changed life as we know it, from our jobs...
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Can Insurance Companies Choose Your Telehealth Vendor?

By General Interest, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies, Uncategorized, Virtual CareNo Comments
Telemedicine reimbursement is a notoriously complex topic. Policies tend to vary between states, payers, procedure codes and other factors; a variety of myths and misperceptions can complicate virtual health strategy even more. That’s one reason clarity is so important when it comes to telehealth reimbursement – not just because it...
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Dynamic Integration: Reducing Costs And Enabling Virtual Health Data Interoperability

By General Interest, Health Information Technology, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine TechnologiesNo Comments
Introducing DIMS GlobalMed recently announced that it is delivering FHIR-enabled integration to address interoperability limits between virtual care delivery solutions and other systems such as EHRs and practice management software. While others have dubbed FHIR a golden ticket, there are undoubtedly challenges associated with its use, deployment, and management that...
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Telemedicine – A Powerful Tool for COVID-19 Management

By General Interest, International Health, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual CareNo Comments
As the number of documented cases of COVID-19 continues to rise, health officials and providers are exploring virtual care delivery to screen patients for infection away from crowded emergency departments and provide a safer care alternative for those in isolation after a positive diagnosis. And while telehealth’s most critical benefit...
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HIMSS20: Expanding Care to Africa’s Most Vulnerable with Telemedicine

By Events and Appearances, General Interest, International Health, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual CareNo Comments

HIMSS20 is right around the corner – and GlobalMed is excited to be represented on stage on Thursday, March 12 in an education session “Transforming Africa’s Health Crisis with Telemedicine.” Yaya Mbaoua, CEO of The Mbaoua Group, and Krystylle L. Richardson, CEO of TeleHealthUnited.com, will tell riveting stories of two…

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GlobalMed to Unveil Enhanced Virtual Health Platform and New Delivery Systems at HIMSS20

By Events and Appearances, Evidence-Based Telehealth, GlobalMed in the News, Press, Telemedicine Software, Telemedicine TechnologiesNo Comments

Dynamic integration and backpack-sized telehealth exam station featured in Booth #6089 Scottsdale, Ariz. – February 26, 2020 – GlobalMed, a leading provider of virtual health solutions, today announced that it will showcase integration enhancements to its virtual health platform eNcounter®, introduce a backpack telehealth exam station, and offer a lighter, more…

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GlobalMed Announces Official HIMSS20 Speakers

By Events and Appearances, General Interest, GlobalMed in the News, International Health, People, Press, Telemedicine Technologies, Virtual CareNo Comments

Educational session focuses on a pilot program to bring telemedicine to under-served regions of Zimbabwe. Scottsdale, Ariz. – February 12, 2020 – GlobalMed, a leading provider of virtual health solutions, today announced that it will be represented in a speaking session: “Transforming Africa’s Health Crisis with Telemedicine,” at HIMSS20, the health information…

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