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Doctor’s insights: Why the health care industry and businesses need to keep adapting telehealth services beyond Covid-19

Of the many ways Covid-19 has altered day-to-day life, few may be as dramatic as the rise in telehealth. Consider this: In 2016, a health plan study found that while 70% of large companies offered telehealth options, fewer than 3% of employees act.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Telehealth services offer businesses instant solutions when it matters most

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, it is creating more complexities and challenges for businesses. None are bigger than how to keep workers connected to health care when they need it most. Telehealth is poised to aid businesses like never before. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

Dayton-area physician group practices meet community needs in pandemic

As the health care community remains on the front lines of the Covid-19 pandemic, local physician group practices are adapting services to meet the community's needs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2020

Opinion: Telehealth is vital to the future of behavioral health care

The Covid-19 pandemic will be remembered for the way it changed our lives: its human toll, its economic impacts, its disruption to normal life and the ways it changed business. There is little doubt that Covid-19 transformed the health care industry. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020

Home care agencies struggle to be paid for outbreak-related telehealth services

As the Visiting Nurse Service of New York and other home health care providers assist overwhelmed hospitals during the Covid-19 outbreak, getting paid for certain services remains a challenge. VNSNY... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2020

Will COVID-19 be a tipping point for telehealth in the U.S.?

Health care providers and government officials are urging Americans with COVID-19 symptoms to use telehealth services as they try to stem the flow of unnecessary visits to crowded emergency rooms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 17th, 2020

California bill would create health care price controls

California's government would set prices for hospital stays, doctor visits and other health care services under legislation introduced Monday, vastly remaking the industry in a bid to lower health care costs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 9th, 2018

CREW Jacksonville discusses future of health care real estate on the First Coast

First Coast realtors, brokers and investors gathered digitally Tuesday to discuss the impact of Covid-19 on commercial real estate in the medical industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 12th, 2020

Next Avenue: After COVID-19, what is the future of health care for older Americans?

Here’s what experts forecast regarding telehealth and physicians specializing in geriatrics post-pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 5th, 2020

Catholic Health reopens St. Joseph Campus for non-Covid-19 care

After four-plus months as a Covid-19-only hospital, the Sisters of Charity Hospital St. Joseph Campus has been reopened for other services. The Catholic Health hospital cared for more than 500 patients during the period, serving as a central care si.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2020

7 Post-Coronavirus Health Care Stocks That Will Win in the Years Ahead

The current focus on controlling the COVID-19 pandemic, companies that provide other health care products and services have received less attention from investors and analysts. Here are seven that........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 22nd, 2020

House calls: Covid-19 changed health care. Will a remote-health revolution follow?

Starting up a technology revolution in the midst of a crisis is one thing, but instituting such changes over the long-term could undermine the promise of lower costs that made telehealth attractive in the first place......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2020

Local ER doctor develops device to protect clinicians from Covid-19 infection

A retired emergency room doctor from Ellicott City has developed a device designed to protect health care workers from potential infection as Covid-19 continues its rapid spread in many parts of the U.S. Dr. H. Jay Zwally was troubled by the unique .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2020

Dowling says Covid-19 can make us stronger, more resilient

I've been asked by many people both inside and outside of health care, what will our world look like after the pandemic? What will be the impact on businesses? What will be the toll on health care?... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 4th, 2020

Covid-19 may push health execs to hire more non-physician providers: survey

Here's what several health care executives had to say about provider compensation, the use of telehealth and their plans on whether or not to hire more physician or more advance practitioners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

Scottsdale telehealth company offers at-home Covid-19 test to businesses

A Scottsdale-based national telehealth provider says businesses looking to bring employees back to the workplace can benefit from a newly developed at-home Covid-19 test. MeMD partnered with health platform 1Health.io, which developed the at-hom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2020

Small businesses, insurers flag concern in Senate telehealth bill

The bill that passed the Senate requires insurers, including MassHealth, to cover telemedicine services in all instances where in-person care would be covered, including audio-only consultations......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

Recession has hit America"s health care industry – and it"s brutal. Here"s what needs to happen now

The U.S. needs a full return of health care services to reverse the damage caused by coronavirus to the health care sector......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 10th, 2020

U.S. services sector off 11-year trough; still contracting

U.S. services industry activity pushed off an 11-year low in May, but businesses appeared in no rush to rehire workers as they reopen, supporting views the economy could take years to recover from the devastation caused by the COVID-19 crisis......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2020

Managing your business while providing quality care to your employees

With the challenges created by Covid-19, it’s more important than ever that businesses choose their health care partner wisely. Two healthcare concerns that are important to businesses and employees are convenient care and better management of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

CEO of firm behind index focused on health care tech discusses what"s thriving in COVID-19 economy

From telehealth to surgical robots, here are the health care technology subsectors that are surging or suffering, according to ROBO Global's Healthcare Technology and Innovation ETF......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020