Health systems lining up to offer telehealth options

Early last month, New York Presbyterian signed a deal with Amwell to integrate online doctor visits with the health system’s NYP OnDemand digital health platform. Powered by Amwell’s software development kit, patients can access physicians within the NYP network and have a virtual interaction. “It was really important to us to offer our patients a […]

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Case Study: Southwest Medical’s winning strategy for telehealth

In 2014, Southwest Medical Associates, one of Nevada’s largest multi-specialty medical groups, partnered with Amwell to launch its telehealth service, SMA NowClinic.   In the newly released case study, we reveal how Southwest Medical enrolled more than 30,000 patients in its program and conducted more than 20,000 telehealth visits.  You can read the case study in its entirety here, but here […]

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Employee Spotlight – Dave Tran The People Behind the Telemedicine Platform

Name: Dave Tran Title: Manager, Mobile SDK Department: Engineering Start Date: October 28, 2013 “In some form or fashion, everyone wants to leave their legacy on the world. Amwell is making a difference in people’s lives by improving telehealth and I can’t think of a better way of leaving my legacy than by helping make healthcare more accessible and […]

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Study: Telemedicine adoption up, provider-to-provider visits popular HIMSS Analytics Study reveals telehealth drivers and use cases for health systems

Roughly 61% of health systems have adopted some sort of telehealth in 2016, up 3.5% from 2015, according to the new HIMSS Analytics 2016 Telemedicine Study. The study surveyed 243 healthcare IT leaders in the U.S. and the overwhelming consensus was that telehealth is becoming more and more popular. So, why are health systems adopting […]

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For Common Ailments, You Might Not Need an In-Office Visit…

This post originally appeared on http://livewellnebraska.com. Misty Evans’ son was in his pajamas, sitting on the couch, as he talked to a doctor. When asked, his mom, of Lincoln, put the phone close to his mouth so the doc could see the back of his throat. They were taking advantage of telehealth, a new service […]

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