Telehealth Use Case

3 Use Cases for Telehealth Rural Care: Dermatology, ENT, Ophthalmology

Summary: Taiwan is improving rural health center access to dermatology, ENT, and ophthalmology specialists with the VSee telehealth platform + Advantech’s mobile telemedicine cart solutions Enabling Timely Care with Specialist Access A lack of medical resources, lengthy travel times, and fear of COVID-19 transmission can cause treatment delays and result…

VSee Provides Free Clinic for the Philippines Scavenger Kids

This August the VSee team returned to the Philippines on a new medical mission provide free telehealth and in-person doctor visits to the underserved.  We worked with a local nonprofit Soup Kitchen Cainta which serves scavenger children and elderly of Cainta Rizal in the eastern Metro Manila.  We served 153…

CareConnect Pioneers School-based Telehealth for Georgia Teachers & Low-Income Students

CareConnect Health, one of the largest primary health care providers in state of Georgia, providing comprehensive health services in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics-Gynecology, Infectious Diseases, Dentistry, and Behavioral Health is expanding its innovative in-school Virtual Care program to offer telehealth visits for teachers and students all over Georgia.  Pre-pandemic,…

Telehealth Diabetes Care for Health Clinics in Rural Areas

Summary: The VSee + Advantech telemedicine cart solution is providing accessible specialist Tele-ophthalmology care for elderly diabetics in rural Taiwan Diabetes is a chronic disease that currently affects approximately 463 million adults (aged 20 – 79 years) worldwide, according to the International Diabetes Federation. Over the next 10 years, the…

VSee + Advantech: A Countrywide Deployment Across Hospitals in Qatar

Summary:  VSee and Advantech team up to allow Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) to develop and deploy the best medical teleconsultation and point-of-care services in Qatar by combining VSee’s simple telehealth software and Advantech’s AMiS mobile medical carts for a complete Telemedicine Solution. Photo courtesy: Advantech and HMC Interview with Swati…

How Telehealth Can Help Improve Health Outcomes for Immune-Compromised Patients

Telehealth has enjoyed a huge boom in the ‘era of new normality’, with health professionals across the globe treating patients with conditions ranging from diabetes to osteoarthritis, and even those opting for plastic surgery. Although this mode of treatment is useful for patients as a whole during the COVID-19 crisis,…

How Telehealth Services Are Helping Children with Autism

  In the age of coronavirus, demand for telehealth services is projected to skyrocket, according to Time. Already, many people are benefiting from trying telehealth services, including children with autism. During social distancing or quarantine, parents of children with autism may reach out to doctors remotely to help their children receive care,…

Telemedicine Solutions for COVID-19 Coronavirus – Nurse Hotlines and Hospital Quarantines

If you don’t have a virtual clinic ready for the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, now is the time to get one. The CDC has announced that it is “aggressively responding to the global outbreak of COVID-19 and preparing for the potential of community spread in the US.”And a key recommendation is the…

Teledentistry in Senior Living Homes

The world’s older population continues to grow at an unprecedented rate. Today, 8.5 percent of people worldwide (617 million) are aged 65 and over. With the joys of aging come the development chronic conditions that need to be monitored, including oral health. It doesn’t take in-depth research to realize that dental…

The Intelligent Medical Spa Model – How To Never Turn A Patient Away

The SpaKinect Telehealth Story For Alain Gazaui, SpaKinect was a calling. Seven years ago he noticed medical spas falling victim to medical board prior treatment approval compliance issues – from nurses being arrested to businesses being closed. The industry needed a solution, a way to bridge compliance and simplicity for…

How Virtual Scribes Are Saving Our Doctors, Improving Prevention, and Increasing Revenue

In a recent New Yorker article, Atul Gawande, CEO of the Amazon, Berkshire, JP Morgan health initiative wrote about “Why Doctors Hate Their Computers.” He points to the soaring physician burnout rate and suicide rates that are nearly double (or triple for women physicians) the average population.  The culprit, Gawande believes…

Art Therapy: The Fast-Track to Healing And Rehabilitation

Art therapy is among the most cutting-edge approaches to treating symptoms of mental health, including depression, anxiety and low self-esteem. For instance, a review of over 15 clinical studies found that art therapy has “statistically significant positive effects” in treating issues with mental health and self-esteem. Clinically speaking, art therapy…

Telemedicine To Treat Sleep And Mental Health

If you don’t get a good night’s sleep regularly, you are at risk from developing mental health issues. For instance, you are 50% more likely to get depression if you have insomnia. Having difficulty getting to sleep, having your sleep patterns regularly disrupted, or simply not getting enough sleep is also linked…

VSee and Teleradiology Specialists Announce Affordable Second Opinion Teleradiology Services

Join VSee and Teleradiology Specialists – a leader in teleradiology at this year’s American Telemedicine Association meeting in VSee booth #2510. They are announcing their partnership in offering direct-to-consumer Radiology Second Opinions and paving the way towards the marriage of telemedicine and teleradiology. Finding a Way To Marry Telemedicine and Teleradiology Traditionally telemedicine has…

How Nintendo, PlayStation, Xbox Players Are the Future of Surgery

Mark Carol, MD is the CEO of SonaCare – a radical surgery technology company. He started as a neurosurgeon and became widely known as the “father of IMRT” as well a a household name in Radiation Oncology. Dr. Carol is also an avid soccer player. Dr. Carol joined our TFSS…

VSee Keeps Counselor Visits Going During Destructive California Fires

Forest fire crew battling the raging Southern California fires. (Gene Blevins/Polaris/ABC News) For at least one counselor, VSee became instrumental in allowing her to stay in contact with clients during the recent destructive California Thomas fires. The Thomas fires which has displaced as many as 200,000 in LA and Ventura counties,…

VSee Beats Skype for Telehealth – myhomehelper for Dementia, Head Injuries, Learning Difficulties

“The auto-answer video calling feature of my software was originally provided by Skype.  However, after years of on-going issues, poor quality calls and finally the removal of a key function with Skype,  I decided to look for an alternative solution. After being disappointed by a couple of other products I…

Telehealth Success Stories and What We Can Learn from Them

“She’s the best therapist I’ve ever had,” my friend told me the other day, when I casually asked how talk therapy was going. The kicker is, my friend lives in Atlanta, her therapist is in Boston, and they meet in a virtual meeting room. Videoconferencing for Addiction and Other Mental…

NASA Moon Simulation 2017 Brings Together International Participants with VSee

Contributed by Priscilla R. Elfrey, Co-manager and co- developer of KSC Center for Life Cycle Design and executive producer of SEE – a collaborative college-level lunar mission modeling and simulation experience sponsored by NASA. The Simulation Exploration Experience team (SEE2017), met via VSee on April 5 to demonstrate it’s growing proficiency in simulation,…

Using Telemedicine Visits To Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Author: Greg Deranian There is more incentive than ever now to reduce hospital readmissions. That’s because the federal government is trying to reign in mounting medical costs. Healthcare is a commodity that has risen steadily over the years−and that trajectory is expected to remain consistent going forward. Consider the fact…