Author Archives: AnnaMaria Turano

Why Consumers are Now Interested in Remote Patient Monitoring

Interest in RPM Consumers are quite receptive to using Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) as part of their role in self-care.  MSI International recently shared their study results of consumer interest in RPM: 4 out of 5 consumers are in favor … Read More

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How Broadcast Messaging Drives Efficient Patient & Staff Engagement

Role of Broadcast Messaging Post-acute care organizations also use virtual care technology to quickly push mass (“one-to-many”) messages externally (to patients and family caregivers) and internally (to staff and referral partners).  This automation saves valuable staff time (and related labor … Read More

Post-Pandemic Care: Solidifying a Hybrid Model of Care

Telehealth adoption accelerated due to the pandemic.  At this juncture, many organizations recognize that telehealth is “here to stay” and are further embedding virtual care into their care model.  Learn how to further integrate virtual care into the deliver of … Read More

Elevating Non-skilled In-Home Care with Virtual Care

Context for Non-Skilled In-Home Care Non-skilled care (meaning, non-clinical help or home care) is one of the greatest long-term needs for individuals who wish to remain in the comfort of their own homes.  As Home Health Care News reported, the … Read More

How Telehealth Optimizes Staff Productivity and Outcomes in Hospice Care

Recently, Jody Holmes-Dion (Director of Operational Consulting for Hospice at WellSky) shared her experiences and perspectives on the future state of hospice care and how virtual care will continue to play a critical role in optimizing productivity and outcomes: Improving … Read More

How Telehealth Helps Patients and Caregivers During Hospice Care

Recently, Jody Holmes-Dion (Director of Operational Consulting for Hospice at WellSky) shared her experiences and perspectives on the future state of hospice care and how virtual care will continue to play a critical role for patients and caregivers: Overcoming Obstacles … Read More

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How Telehealth Enhances the Delivery of Hospice Care

Recently, Jody Holmes-Dion (Director of Operational Consulting for Hospice at WellSky) shared her experiences and perspectives on the future state of hospice care and how virtual care will continue to play a critical role for clinicians: Managing Patient Symptoms in … Read More

Tips from a 5-Star Agency on Rolling Out Virtual Care

Concierge Home Care, a 5-star agency passionate about improving the lives of seniors throughout Florida, recently shared a few tips on how to best introduce and implement virtual care: Build Patient Interest and Excitement: “We get such great participation from … Read More

How & Why Mary Free Bed Delivers Innovative and Impactful Care

Recently, Jason Peoples (Director of Technology and Innovation, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital) shared his experiences and perspectives on the role of technology in enhancing patient care: Using Virtual Care to Reassure Patients During the PHE: “Unfortunately, it took the … Read More