Increased access to mental health care services via existing primary care physician options for problems such as PTSD or depression showed an improvement in mental health among military members, according to research from the RAND Corporation.
When it comes to the use of cutting edge technology in healthcare, examples are usually found in operating rooms or spaces designated for patient care. Telehealth technologies are helping to change that.
The return on investment of using telemedicine to treat homeless shelter clients is being measured by improvements in overall health, not dollars saved, according to the directors of an Omaha, NE shelter.
In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems. This month guest poster Adrian Davis discusses what HIM professionals need to know about telehealth.
As care teams seek out telemedicine technologies and social media to improve care, HIM professionals need to consider its security impact.