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Telemedicine Care Quality, Social Vulnerability Index Barriers Measured for Patients with Epilepsy

AJMC: Telemedicine Care Quality, Social Vulnerability Index Barriers Measured for Patients with Epilepsy Abstracts from the American Epilepsy Society annual meeting show that telemedicine is capable of meeting the needs of patients with epilepsy, and that the patient portal accessibility for patients experiencing high social vulnerability index needs further research. The survey asked [...]

2023-01-24T13:12:23-04:00December 12th, 2022|

Expanded Use of Telemedicine Allowed Broader Access to Care Should be Maintained

Healio: Expanded Use of Telemedicine Allowed Broader Access to Care Should be Maintained A study conducted at Massachusetts Eye and Ear found that the COVID-19 pandemic expanded the use of telemedicine, promoting wider access and continuity of care, including for people who live farther away from tertiary eye centers. The study found that [...]

2023-01-24T13:01:10-04:00December 8th, 2022|

Software Advice Reported that the Use of Technology is Often the Answer to More Efficient Patient Care

Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry: Software Advice Reported that the Use of Technology is Often the Answer to More Efficient Patient Care A recent survey by Software advice compiled the experiences of adults who had visited a health care provider over the last three years with in-person visits, telemedicine, and the use of [...]

2023-01-24T13:02:43-04:00December 7th, 2022|

Yale Researchers Explore Potential Benefits and Risks of Telehealth

Yale Daily News: Yale Researchers Explore Potential Benefits and Risks of Telehealth A paper by Yale professors analyzed the potential opportunities and pitfalls of telehealth, and also provided suggestions for promoting high-quality, equitable and ethical use of it. The study analyzed three ethical considerations: distributive justice, unintended consequences, and autonomy versus beneficence. Among the benefits [...]

2023-01-24T13:04:26-04:00December 6th, 2022|

Sex, Racial, and Ethnic Representation in COVID-19 Clinical Trials

JAMA Internal Medicine: Sex, Racial, and Ethnic Representation in COVID-19 Clinical Trials A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found systemwide differences in representation for several key demographic groups in COVID-19 prevention and treatment trials in the U.S. In this systematic review, female participants were underrepresented in treatment trials, Asian and Black participants [...]

2023-01-24T13:08:31-04:00December 5th, 2022|

Connected Care Updates – December 5

This update includes: Alliance for Connected Care Response to the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee (PRAC) Health Care Subgroup report Senate Finance Committee Mental Health Parity Discussion Draft PRAC Health Care Subgroup report and notable research and news developments

2022-12-06T10:11:22-04:00December 5th, 2022|

Longitudinal Use of Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Utility of Asynchronous Testing for Subspecialty-Level Ophthalmic Care

JAMA Ophthalmology: Longitudinal Use of Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Utility of Asynchronous Testing for Subspecialty-Level Ophthalmic Care A quality improvement study published in JAMA Ophthalmology demonstrated the potential to enhance ophthalmic telehealth using asynchronous testing, which was effective in subspecialty-level care. The volume of in-person outpatient visits dropped by 83.3 percent across [...]

2023-01-24T12:49:11-04:00December 1st, 2022|

Survey of Telehealth Use by Commercial Insurance Enrollees

America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP): Survey of Telehealth Use by Commercial Insurance Enrollees AHIP released a survey, fielded by NORC at the University of Chicago, which found that 73 percent of commercially-insured telehealth users think that Congress should make permanent the provisions that allowed for coverage of telehealth services before paying their full [...]

2023-01-24T12:47:12-04:00December 1st, 2022|

Senate Finance Committee: Mental Health Parity Discussion Draft

Senate Finance Committee: Mental Health Parity Discussion Draft Senate Finance Committee Chair Wyden (D-OR), Ranking Member Crapo (R-ID), and Sens. Bennet (D-CO) and Burr (R-NC) released the fifth and final legislative discussion draft as part of the Committee’s bipartisan mental health initiative. This discussion draft included policies aimed at improving mental health parity [...]

2023-01-24T12:45:18-04:00December 1st, 2022|
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