Top 5 health conditions for telemedicine treatment

July 27, 2012 in Medical Technology

Those are all great uses of telemedicine! I just attended the World Congress Leadership Summit on Telemedicine and saw a presentation on how Texas is already doing telemedicine to see Medicaid burn patients for follow-up. Even though the fancy devices represent great advances, like the glucose monitoring device you mention, simple Skype-like video can save rural patients hours of travel to facilities for follow-up visits, and also save Medicaid lots of money. http://www.examiner.com/article/telehealth-saves-medicaid-money-helps-bu…

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