Proposed Bill Addresses Use of Telemedicine in NJ

Proposed Bill Addresses Use of Telemedicine in NJ

​Proposed Bill Addresses Use of Telemedicine in NJ As of 11/3, a proposed 53-page bill is being read by the Senate that will define telemedicine according to NJ state law. Aspects of telemedicine have already been introduced in elder care facilities, among other locations. Once the proposed bill is passed, three very important questions will…

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patient safety

Telemedicine Is Committed To Patient Safety

​Telemedicine Is Committed To Patient Safety While telemedicine companies have enjoyed being at the forefront of medical innovation for a number of years now, they have also been aware that in order to cement their role in everyday medical practice, one last factor must be addressed: security. Trust is the basis of any relationship so…

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Medical Conditions Treated By Athene Telehealth Physicians

Medical Conditions Treated By Athene TeleHealth Physicians

Medical Conditions Treated By Athene TeleHealth Physicians We already know that Athene TeleHealth helps to prevent acute hospital transfers and re-hospitalizations. Late shift staff members will be joined by our highly trained physicians at their patients’ bed sides thanks to our state-of-the art videoconferencing capabilities. No medical issue will be too complex. Some examples of…

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The Athene TeleHealth Difference

The Athene TeleHealth Difference

The Athene TeleHealth DifferenceTelemedicine is here. It is emergent. The question for healthcare administrators is no longer a matter of if their facility will be using telemedicine but rather which company is the best choice. The technology is impressive and there is a lot to learn but without physicians and nurses, none of it is…

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Telemedicine Improves Job Satisfaction

Telemedicine Improves Job Satisfaction

​Telemedicine Improves Job Satisfaction   Massive shifts are occurring throughout both the nursing profession and its future patients. It has been described as a nationwide nursing shortage for some time now due to the rapidly growing population of senior citizens and a nursing turnover rate that can’t seem to keep up. Retaining young, qualified nurses has…

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Telemedicine Accommodates

Telemedicine Accommodates

Telemedicine Accommodates The biggest misconception when it comes to telemedicine might be that its purpose is to somehow replace conventional medicine. It’s not like telemedicine is some sort of alien or robot invasion. Telemedicine is ‘taking over’ but only in the sense that it has established its presence by accommodating physicians, nurses and caregivers. It…

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Telemedicine Is Taking Over | MD Care Online

Telemedicine Is Taking Over

​Telemedicine Is Taking Over Telemedicine is here to stay. It is only natural to adopt a “wait-and-see” approach when it comes to emergent technology. It is essential when people’s lives are at stake. So when you feel around for that smart phone in your pocket and feel reassured, know that the tech making that feeling…

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Telemedicine Is Efficient | MD Care Online, Serving NJ, NY, PA

Telemedicine Is Efficient

​Telemedicine Is Efficient Telemedicine is the future of healthcare. Even now, the service is being adopted by more and more healthcare professionals and it is making healthcare more efficient. Forty-eight state Medicaid programs now have some type of telemedicine coverage[1]. Half of those cover telehealth under one or more state employee plans. The potential of…

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Telemedicine: Technology & Doctors | MD Care Online NJ, NY, PA

Telemedicine: Technology & Doctors

Telemedicine: Technology & Doctors In the 1970s, a group of French doctors and journalists decided that helping victims of natural disasters was more important than concerns about political or religious boundaries. We know them today as Doctors Without Borders, or Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). They made human life their top priority and have inspired the…

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Telemedicine's Role in Elder Care

A Closer Look at Telemedicine’s Role in Elder Care

​A Closer Look at Telemedicine’s Role in Elder Care An elderly woman is ready for her monthly doctor’s appointment. Her doctor is having a look at her blood sugar levels, heart rate, and blood pressure information. He listens as she shows him a mild rash on her leg. After examining it, he recommends a round…

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