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Convenience and cost drive patients to alternative treatment channels

Convenience and cost drive patients to alternative treatment channels

Consumers as patients are increasingly going omnichannel when it comes to getting healthcare, say a pair of new reports. Most patients still go primarily to...
Virtual physicals are coming to a mobile app near you

Virtual physicals are coming to a mobile app near you

Doctors conducting a digital office visit can now ask their patients to open wide, say “Ah!” and perform a virtual health exam. The remote physical...
Cerner adds a telehealth option to electronic health records

Cerner adds a telehealth option to electronic health records

One of the biggest developers of electronic health records systems and a major telehealth services provider are integrating their respective technology platforms to give...
Cigna takes a big leap forward with telehealth

Cigna takes a big leap forward with telehealth

Health insurer Cigna is beefing up its digital healthcare platform for employers and plan members with more ways to see a doctor online. Beginning in...
Telemedicine advances, but getting paid for it can be a problem

A big Delaware health system rolls out digital doctor visits

Christiana Care Health System is expanding its telehealth program with a new initiative that provides more web access to doctors and online treatment. Based in...
The digital doctor is in at two competing Tampa hospitals

The digital doctor is in at two competing Tampa hospitals

Digital doctor visits are becoming more widely available in and around Tampa, Fla., a geography with a population of nearly 4 million residents. In March,...
Baptist Health patients can see the digital doctor for free—for now

Baptist Health patients can see the digital doctor for free—for now

A growing number of big hospital health systems such as NewYork-Presbyterian Health System and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care in Boston are rolling out digital...
A West Coast hospital system buys a digital doctor house call service

American Well aims to be the Amazon of digital doctor visits

Telehealth platform developer American Well is betting its new Exchange marketplace will break down the barriers that limit telehealth systems to servicing patients locally...
Telemedicine advances, but getting paid for it can be a problem

Digital doctor visits catch on at Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic is beginning to see some modest results from its first effort with digital doctor visits. The digital doctor program, launched in June 2015...