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Three Ways Technology is Impacting Healthcare

Three Ways Technology is Impacting Healthcare

Over the past twenty years, technology has grown to impact every industry on the planet. In the modern economy, every company is a technology company. Technology is now used in every industry, from finance to hospitality to consumer goods. The healthcare industry is...

What Are the Pros and Cons of Telemedicine?

What Are the Pros and Cons of Telemedicine?

One of the hottest new trends in medicine lately has been the rise of telemedicine. This industry uses technologies like video chat and voice calls to treat patient's needs without them ever having to visit a clinic or hospital. This form of medicine does have some...

3 Ways Telemedicine Is Helping Rural Communities

3 Ways Telemedicine Is Helping Rural Communities

The denser a population is, the more cumulative dollars they have to spend on services like healthcare. Rural communities, however, have smaller populations that are more spread out, which means they have fewer cumulative dollars to spend. This, in turn, gives them...

What Are The Top Challenges Facing Telemedicine?

What Are The Top Challenges Facing Telemedicine?

The rise in health care costs for consumers has driven them to make different care choices. Some skip seeing a doctor altogether; others order generic drugs rather than the pricier name-brand choices. Some skip follow-up care while others do not go through with a...

Technology Trends That Will Change Healthcare

Technology Trends That Will Change Healthcare

The technology available in the 21st century will transform the healthcare and medicine industries in remarkable ways. It's the evolution of information technology (IT) that is primarily fueling these changes. Robotics are being produced to do the same work humans do....

The Challenges of Healthcare Accessibility

The Challenges of Healthcare Accessibility

Access to healthcare can be a major problem for many Americans, especially among the economically challenged. Men, women and children in the inner cities have to work with what's available to them, and the healthcare available in these areas is usually not enough to...

The Five A’s of Healthcare Accessibility 

The Five A’s of Healthcare Accessibility 

Access to healthcare is critical. It helps prevent and manage disease, reduce premature deaths, and cut down on the amount of unnecessary disability. But why is it so important? Well, according to the Institute of Medicine, Committee on Monitoring Access to Personal...

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