We combine our reports on telemedicine and virtual care in Telemedicine news and updates. We are looking for the latest developments around telemedicine. How is telemedicine used for the benefit of patients and their carers? What are the latest innovations in telemedicine technology? How telehealth and virtual care fit into the field of telemedicine.

Industry news:

GenieMD and LiPH Solutions announce a partnership to provide telehealth services in underserved schools.
GenieMD, Inc. (@geniemd), a provider of HIPAA-compliant cloud-based mobile virtual care platform and MAG Solutions Inc, a company focused on the needs of disadvantaged people who cannot afford or receive affordable care, announced a partnership which uses the GenieMD virtual care platform to be deployed in school districts in some of the largest underserved communities.

Chi St. Vincent chooses Mobilesmith Health as a perioperative improvement initiative
CHI St. Vincent Hospital announcements that it has partnered with MobileSmith Health (@TheMobileSmith), a company in the digital health and mobile development sector that is changing the traditional commitment of patients in healthcare and adherence management. The initiative will focus on improving the surgical management of patients from the practice to the center, while increasing the patient’s adherence to pre- and post-surgery instructions in many specialized groups within the health system.

Biofourmis, selected by the American College of Cardiology as the exclusive virtual care platform for conducting a TRANSFORM study (3) focused on closing gaps in heart disease practice
Biofurmis (@biofourmis), a Boston-based world leader in virtual care and digital medicine, announcements that his Biofourmis Care solution was selected by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) for his TRANSFORM3 study, which will evaluate various intervention strategies to improve adherence to targeted drug therapy (GDMT) for the management of chronic cardiovascular conditions. The study will focus on underserved populations and those with a history of health care disparities.

Amwell announces results for the first quarter of 2022
Amwell® (@amwell), national leader in telehealth, announcements financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2022

UpHealth Martti’s telehealth solution shows more than 53% growth in the first quarter of 2022.
UpHealth, Inc. (@uphealthinc) announcements that its telehealth platform, Martti ™, achieved 53% growth in the first quarter and approximately $ 8 million worth of new contract over the past 3 years. Martti ™ is a telehealth platform that provides language translation at the place of care.

Northwell Health is working with Teladoc Health to improve virtual care for the entire system
Teladoc Health (@teladochealth), a provider of virtual care for the whole person, announcements its agreement with Northwell Health, New York’s largest healthcare provider, to provide connected virtual care and expand patient care both inside and outside the four walls of the healthcare system. The new corporate strategy will leverage Teladoc Health’s collaboration with Microsoft to improve teamwork and communication between Northwell clinicians.

GenieMD and SmartMeter announce the integration of cellular medical devices into a virtual care platform.
GenieMD, Inc. and SmartMeter, Inc. (@SmartMeterRPM), a provider of cellular connected medical devices to support remote patient monitoring (RPM) solutions are committed to a partnership which integrates SmartMeter medical devices (ie iGlucose®, iBloodPressure®, iPulseOx® and iScale®) into GenieMD’s virtual care platform. This integration will eliminate the friction of the device’s connectivity and will securely transmit the captured vital signs.

MDLIVE appoints Jonathan Salon as president of the company’s next growth chapter
MDLIVE (@MDLIVEInc), an Evernort company and US virtual care service provider, announced the appointment of Jonathan Salon as President. In its new role, Salon will focus on empowering MDLIVE with virtual care, while collaborating with Evernort on new solutions to provide a more connected patient care experience for the diverse needs of health plans, employers and government organizations. – and the people they serve.

Pulsenmore announces a partnership with GE Healthcare, including an investment of up to $ 50 million
GE Healthcare has entered into an agreement to invest up to $ 50 million in the Israeli start-up Pulsenmore (@pulsenmore), noting another strategic step forward in ensuring precision health. This investment is aimed at accelerating the global adoption of Pulsenmore’s ultrasonic home care solutions and will also support their goal of pursuing FDA approval and commercial expansion in the United States.

Product news:

Let’s Talk Interactive debuts new ATA2022 telehealth solutions
Let’s talk interactively (@LetsTalkInter) promotes the start of TrustVideo, its next-generation corporate telehealth solution and IOFX, a new 3D printing and additive manufacturing solution, as well as new service and product innovation offerings.

Pexip wins ‘Best Virtual Care Solution’
Pexip (COM)@pexip), a video communications platform, announced that he had won The Best Virtual Care Solution in the sixth annual MedTech Breakthrough Awards Program, hosted by MedTech Breakthrough, an independent market intelligence organization that recognizes leading companies, technologies and products in the global healthcare and technology market. In 2021, Pexip was recognized with the MedTech Best Telehealth Platform Award.

19Labs Announces GALE | Schools, eClinic Comprehensive School Solution
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government is providing funding to school districts to significantly expand school health services. 19 laboratories (@ 19_labs) GALE to order proposal for schools is based on the comprehensive GALE eClinic platform, customizing it for the school environment. Beyond traditional telehealth, GALE eClinics allows school nurses to make timely, informed decisions using the latest intelligent diagnostic devices remotely and in real time, including stethoscopes, otoscopes, glucometers and blood pressure cuffs.

Policy news:


In the new era of telemedicine, CHOP researchers identify patients with pediatric neurology who still need personal visits by CHOP News – While telemedicine seems to be effective in 95% of cases, some younger patients and those with neuromuscular disorders still need personal visits

4 keys to provide superior virtual care from AHA (@ahahospitals) – How do you capture best practices from personal visits and evidence-based medicine as you adapt to the unique environment of virtual care? Four leaders in clinical transformation, innovation and marketing from the Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas (MDACC) and the Mays School of Business at Texas A&M University shared a plan in the Harvard Business Review.

Telemedicine has revolutionized healthcare. But his future is uncertain by Sarah Jordan (PhillyMag) – COVID has forced the healthcare system to do what it has resisted for years – to offer telehealth to everyone. Once the emergency is over, will we keep the innovative leaps we have made, or will we retire to the old treatments?


To listen:

Telehealth HealthcareNOW radio playlist
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration defines telehealth as “the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support and promote long-term clinical health care, patient education and occupational health, public health and health care administration.” “To learn more and learn about the latest in health, tune in to the episodes in this playlist. Also, be sure to read Friday five on HCNR which summarizes the monthly concentration of the site on telehealth.

AAFP industry definition:

Telemedicine is the practice of medicine using technology to provide remote care. This is done with the help of a telecommunications infrastructure between a patient (at a home or voice site) and a doctor or other practitioner licensed to practice medicine (remote or hub).

Virtual care is a model of patient care for healthcare providers.

Telehealth refers to a wide range of electronic and telecommunications technologies that support the provision of healthcare and services from remote locations. Telehealth technologies support virtual medical, health and educational services.

Hashtags to follow for telemedicine updates:

During the COVID-19 public health emergency, we do not have to choose between medical care and social distancing. When patients can receive health care through telehealth – and doctors can provide it – we protect ourselves and our communities. IN Website Telehealth.HHS.gov provides information on recent federal efforts to support and promote telehealth services.

Events of the American Telemedicine Association
ATA is a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., with a membership network of more than 10,000 industry leaders and health professionals. We are a leading telehealth association that is helping to transform healthcare by improving the quality, equity and accessibility of healthcare worldwide. Find their next event.

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