Telemedicine Provides New Opportunities for Better Patient Care as Well as Cost Savings
—Nurse Triage Models are Now Making it More Effective and Efficient
By Dr. Charu Raheja, Ph.D.
Hospitals, specialty clinics, and other healthcare organizations are expanding telemedicine to provide quality services and generate revenue. There are many telemedicine options available for each organization’s unique needs and it is important to be aware of the factors that providers must consider to make telemedicine services successful for the patients and the organization.
According to the 2017 Foley Telemedicine and Digital Health Survey of more than 100 senior hospital executives, more than three-quarters of those surveyed are…