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“Better than Face to Face”

“Better than Face to Face”

Health Care Organizations utilizing telehealth software often wonder, “Will it work as well as our face to face appointments?” or “Will we have to sacrifice the quality of our patient care?”  They are concerned that the experience of meeting with a provider through a video conference will be intimidating for a patient or uncomfortable for …

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Telemedicine and the Coming Physician Shortage

Telemedicine and the Coming Physician Shortage

Thank you very much to Altrius for preparing this white paper.  I read it this morning and wanted to share it.  The numbers are compelling.  Rural areas will be hit hardest and the article explains how many areas are already being stretched thin.  We have helped many organizations combat this issue by using our telehealth …

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Feeling your pain part 3: Connect your patients to the best Providers

Feeling your pain part 3: Connect your patients to the best Providers

The very best providers, psychiatric or otherwise, are in high demand.  Meanwhile, according to the 2010 census and hrsa.gov their are 46.2 million Americans living in non-metropolitan statistical areas who have very limited access to these “rock star” providers.  That is…UNTIL NOW!!! Below is just one example of what an organization in a rural area …

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Brian Henry from Decatur Morgan Hospital

Brian Henry from Decatur Morgan Hospital

Jim from Secure Telehealth had an amazing conversation with Brian Henry, from Decatur Morgan Hospital in Decatur, AL this morning.  We sat down and talked about how Telehealth has been used to improve his organization tremendously.  Secure Telehealth has helped them increase patient access, save money, meet the demand and help more people.  Give us …

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Feeling your Pain part 2: Increasing and Improving your patient’s access to mental health services.

Feeling your Pain part 2: Increasing and Improving your patient’s access to mental health services.

We all have images in our head of what an emergency room is like. Stressful and tense are two words that come to mind. People could be in the emergency room seeking treatment for almost anything. My previous two experiences in the emergency room range from a barely broken finger to a spider bite that was …

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Feeling your Pain Part 1

Feeling your Pain Part 1

People from all over the United States come to us and they share many of the same problems.  They have some of the same frustrations and are fighting the same fights.  Perhaps some of these problems apply to you and and it is time to see if implementing a telehealth program can help those problems.  …

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What are people doing with our Telehealth Software?

What are people doing with our Telehealth Software?

Secure Video Conferencing software is being used in so many different ways.  This is just a small sampling of the ways that some of our clients are using Secure and HIPAA-compliant video conferencing software to meet their needs. Community Mental Health Clinics and other rural health clinics – “I can’t get a provider to come to …

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Benefits of adding Telehealth Services to your Practice

Benefits of adding Telehealth Services to your Practice

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending the Ohio Psychiatric Physicians Association conference on adding Telehealth service to their practice.  Our company, Secure Telehealth, is a leader in helping practitioners begin a telepractice or add telepractice to their current business model.  I talked with many practicing Psychiatrists, young and old, male and …

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