Entries by Jeff Urdan

6 Learnings from the American Telemedicine Association Annual

VeaMea (now swy|me) visited the American Telemedicine Association Annual Conference in Tampa this past week.  It was an interesting conference with thousands of participants, and hundreds of vendors. We had some interesting conversations with people who are, or are going to be, practicing Telemedicine as well as a variety of support organizations. Here are a few highlights: Rural […]

Top 5 Reasons TelePsychiatry is a Killer App for Video Conferencing

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a division of Health and Human Services (HHS) has a database where you can search for information about shortages of access to primary care, dental and mental health services.  A quick search for mental health services reveals a significant shortage in almost every area across the nation.     Top 5 Reasons […]

TeleHealth Technology – Better care at lower cost

Ever wish you could wave a magic wand and reduce healthcare expenses ?  You don’t need to, TeleHealth / TeleMedicine technology is already working to do just that ! (I wonder if Congress reads our blog…) Software video collaboration, video conferencing and web conferencing technology are being used to improve the efficiency of medical education and service […]