Tag: telehealth

GAO: Defense Health Care: DOD Expanded Telehealth for Mental Health Care...

"Why GAO Did This Study The COVID-19 pandemic presented stressors for both members of the military services and military mental health providers; for some servicemembers,...

MeriTalk: FCC Approves $47M Round of COVID-19 Telehealth Funding

"The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved an additional 100 funding applications totaling $47.8 million in the second round of its COVID-19 Telehealth Program." "In...

Healthcare IT News: HHS, DOD and vendors partner for critical care...

"Avel eCARE, a telehealth network and virtual hospital, helped develop the federally funded initiative known as the National Emergency Tele-Critical Care Network and is...

MeriTalk: White House OSTP Seeks Input on Digital Health Tech Solutions

"The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued a request for information (RFI) in the Federal Register today seeking examples of...

HHS/CMS study shows increase in telehealth; will inform path of Medicare

"A new report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) found that massive increases in the use of telehealth helped maintain...

MeriTalk: VA Official on Expanding Access to Telehealth Services

"Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, access to care, specifically telehealth care, was increasingly important. However, the lack of broadband internet access or internet-connected devices, especially...

EHR Intelligence: Zoom Announces Cerner EHR Integration for Telehealth Services

"Zoom has announced that it is now accepting beta customers for a Cerner EHR integration to support telehealth services." "Healthcare organizations that use Cerner EHR...

Press Release: Wachter and SDVOSB Partner Colossal Awarded IDIQ To Provide...

"Wachter Healthcare Solutions, a leading provider of virtual patient observation solutions and maker of NOVA (Nursing Observation and Virtual Assistant), today announced that it...

Press Release: HHS Announces $35 Million for Telehealth in the Title...

"The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the availability of $35 million in American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding to enhance and...

MHS: New MHS Video Connect increases convenient access to care for...

"The following article is a first-person account by Air Force Lt.  Col. John A. DaLomba, MHS GENESIS Patient Portal and MHS Video Connect solution...