Category Archives: Telehealth

The potential of telemedicine for reducing the cost of healthcare and for improving quality of life

Telehealth has the potential to greatly reduce the cost of healthcare services delivery and greatly increase the quality of life. In respect of returning military personnel, John Liebert, MD and William JJ Birnes, PhD, JD published in 2013 a book … Continue reading

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Are healthcare cost increases inevitable?

“Healthcare costs will continue to rise until the entire system collapses under its own weight”. This doomsday scenario is certainly one possibility, but it is a “do-nothing” option. How about an approach that reduces costs at the same time as … Continue reading

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Telehealth is about to become mainstream

One of these days governments, insurers and regulators are going to wake up to the fact that telehealth is an appropriate and cost-saving alternative to certain face-to-face encounters. Aside from the use of telehealth technology to carry out on-line real-time … Continue reading

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