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The Benefits of Telemedicine

Today, telemedicine is being used by some of the best and most reputed doctors and hospitals. Medical practitioners use telecom technology to remotely evaluate & diagnose as well as treat patients. There was a time when this was no more than a novelty, but is now a very standard procedure which is used by medical practitioners across the world. So exactly how does Deschamps M.D’s telemedicine program benefit patients? Take a look:

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Technology in Healthcare Data

In 1996 the United States government enacted HIPAA which stands for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. What this initially did was protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families when they changed or lost their jobs. Title 2 of the document was what required establishments to commit to certain national standards for Electronic Healthcare Records (EHR). Read more “Technology in Healthcare Data”