The future of medicine: Telemedicine

In the age were convenience matters more than anything else, telemedicine is one of the newest, most intriguing offerings available to doctors today. The concept of being able to shop from home and have it delivered the next day has been revolutionary. There is still many things that you still might want to go to... Continue Reading →

The Helpfulness of CCM

In 2018, Medicare patients with two or more chronic conditions accounted for $710 billion dollars in spending. That spending represents ⅔’s of all beneficiaries, amounting to 58 million patients across the country. For many of these patients, managing healthy living by themselves can be difficult, and potentially costly with unnecessary hospital admissions. With CCM program,... Continue Reading →

How to Attract Younger Patients

According to the 2010 census, 37% of adults aged 18-24 did not visit a provider within the calendar year. In a more recent survey of 2,000 adults, surveyors found that more than 90% of millennials (ages 22-37) also avoided going to the doctor. In contrast, according to the census, 92% of Americans aged 65+ visited... Continue Reading →

Telemedicine in a Nursing Home

One of the most practical applications of uses of telemedicine is within the nursing home. Specifically, telemedicine can reduce precautionary readmissions to the ER or hospital, saving nursing homes from costly penalties. A consistent problem for nursing homes is readmission to a hospital after a patient complications, illness or discomfort. A majority of nursing homes... Continue Reading →

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