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Hospital at Home Helps Incentivize Shorter Patient Stays

The longevity of the COVID-19 pandemic has opened the door to innovations in patient treatment across healthcare—particularly, the widespread adoption of home health and virtual care has allowed for shorter hospital stays and greater convenience for patients. Payers like Medicare … Read More

Telehealth Interventions Support Management of Chronic Disease

Understanding Chronic Disease The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention explain chronic diseases as “health conditions that last one year or more and require ongoing medical attention or limit activities of daily living, or both. Chronic diseases such as heart … Read More

How to Help Patients Manage & Improve Their Heart Health

American Heart Month As February ends, it’s important to reflect on the issue of cardiovascular health and its impact on people across the world. Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the United States, resulting in the deaths … Read More

How To Help Patients Manage and Improve Their Health

Why Telehealth is the Key to Effective Value-Based Care

The adoption of telehealth grew rapidly out of necessity during the COVID-19 pandemic. The convenience, proven quality, and increased access to healthcare this model provides, as well as the shift toward value-based care, necessitates that telehealth be part of every … Read More

Supporting Heart Health with Virtual Care on World Heart Day

World Heart Day People with cardiovascular disease (CVD) have been disproportionately impacted by the PHE and may have experienced missed medical appointments, lack of contact with family and friends, and reduced opportunities to exercise.  According to the World Heart Federation, … Read More

How RPM Reduces Rehospitalizations & Enhances Outcomes and Satisfaction

How Virtual Care Supports Recovery

Recovery Month National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) is celebrated every September to promote and support new evidence-based treatment and recovery practices, the emergence of a strong and proud recovery community, and the dedication of service providers and community members across … Read More

Supporting Behavioral Health with Virtual Care

Understanding the Pandemic’s Impact on Mental Health The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted the mental health for older adults – which can have implications on their physical health.  In January 2021, the University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging … Read More