May 18, 2017: Telehealth Program Brings Video Consults to Rural NY Schools
Bassett Healthcare Network has acquired a new telehealth platform, swyMed, to connect with 15 school-based health centers (SBHC) to bring telehealth to students in rural New York state. Read more.
May 16, 2017: swyMed Partners with Bassett Healthcare Network to Provide Highly Reliable Video Telemedicine Technology for Its School-Based Health Centers
swyMed, a provider of exceptional-quality video telemedicine solutions, and Bassett Healthcare Network today announced that they have joined forces to allow for highly reliable video telemedicine encounters within Bassett Healthcare’s 15 School-Based Health Centers (SBHC). Read more.
May 16, 2017: swyMed Partners with Bassett Healthcare Network to Provide Highly Reliable Video Telemedicine Technology for its School-Based Health Centers
swyMed and Bassett Healthcare Network have announced that they have joined forces to allow for highly reliable video telemedicine encounters within Bassett Healthcare’s 15 School-Based Health Centers (SBHC). Read more.
May 7, 2017: swyMed Receives Patent
The USPTO has issued a patent to swyMed to enable real-time video telemedicine to be used at anytime and anywhere in the world. A barrier within the telemedicine market today is that it is necessary for bandwidth to reliably conduct video encounters for real-time telemedicine outside of the hospital or clinic. Read more.
May 4, 2017: swyMed Scores New Patent For Real-Time Video Telemedicine Solutions
swyMed, a provider of video telemedicine solutions, announced on Thursday the issuance by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) of a patent that covers the company’s proprietary data transport protocol. Read more.
March 30, 2017: Tips for Giving Your Organization a Telehealth Checkup
With so many advances in telehealth technology, HMT asked a roundtable of relevant providers about their new technologies and costs as well as integration with EHRs and the billing process. Read more.
March 8, 2017: Treating Patients in Remote Areas
The company swyMed just introduced the DOT Telemedicine Backpack at HIMSS 17 held in Orlando from February 19th to 23rd. The backpack enables connectivity for real-time mobile video consultations from any location to even the most remote area or even on the go. Read more.
February 23, 2017: Telemedicine Backpack Gives Providers a New Mobile Health Tool
EMS providers in the rugged mountains of western North Carolina will soon be using a telemedicine backpack to help hard-to-reach residents with health issues. And the EMS director says it won’t take long for that backpack to pay for itself. Read more.
February 20, 2017: Morning Break – Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff
A portable backpack made by swyMed of Lexington, Mass., can link patients and doctors “whether they are at home, in an ambulance, or in a hard to reach location” for telemedicine without bounds. Read more.
February 17, 2017: DOT Telemedicine Backpack, an All-in-One Solution Brings Remote Doctors Anywhere
A company called swyMed out of Lexington, Massachusetts is releasing a portable telemedicine solution designed to link patients with doctors, whether they are at home, in an ambulance, or in a hard to reach location. The plug-and-play solution can be quickly deployed to begin a consultation, particularly important in emergency scenarios. Read more.
February 16, 2017: swyMed launches telemedicine backpack
Video telemedicine company swyMed has launched the DOT Telemedicine Backpack that enables field care providers to conduct real-time video consultations with physicians in remote areas or on-the-go. Read more.
February 16, 2017: DOT Telemedicine Backpack
swyMed takes telemedicine to a new frontier with a plug-and-play backpack that for the first time enables real-time video telemedicine in truly mobile environments. The swyMed DOT Telemedicine Backpack gives mobile care providers the ability to connect to doctors for real-time video medicine anywhere, any time. Read more.
February 15, 2017: Swymed backback aims at bringing telemedicine to low connectivity areas
Telemedicine potentially offers care anywhere at any time, but in many areas there is little still or no connectivity or reception. This is even the case for many (rural) areas in the US. In order to bring the promise of telemedicine to these areas, Massachussets-based SwyMed has recently unveiled its DOT Telemedicine Backpack. The idea: to let a medical professional bring his or her own connectivity. Read more.
February 15, 2017: swyMed Debuts DOT Telemedicine Backpack
mHealthWatch learned this week that swyMed — provider of high quality video telemedicine solutions — has just unveiled the DOT Telemedicine Backpack. It is the first lightweight, mobile telemedicine solution that enables field care providers to conduct high quality, reliable, real-time video consults with physicians to treat patients even in the most remote areas or on the go. Read more.
February 14, 2017: Telemedicine backpack helps bring doctor’s care to low connectivity areas
The promise of telemedicine is ‘care anywhere’, but what happens when ‘anywhere’ is an area with little to no connectivity or reception? Lexington, Massachussets-based SwyMed is looking to tackle that conundrum with its DOT Telemedicine Backpack, unveiled today in advance of the HIMSS Annual Conference in Orlando next month. Read more.
February 14, 2017: swyMed unveils portable telemedicine equipment kit for providers
Lexington, Mass.-based swyMed, a video telemedicine solution provider, has rolled out its DOT Telemedicine Backpack. Read more.
January 31, 2017: Video medicine platform swyMed announces formation of Scientific Advisory Board
swyMed, a provider of exceptional-quality video telemedicine solutions, announced the creation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) with four key appointments: Lester Wold, M.D.; James McCarthy, M.D.; Ronald Merrell, M.D.; and Noah Rosen, M.D. Read more.
February 1, 2017: swyMed Forms Scientific Advisory Board
swyMed, a provider of video telemedicine solutions, announced this week the creation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). The board features four key appointments: Lester Wold, M.D.; James McCarthy, M.D.; Ronald Merrell, M.D.; and Noah Rosen, M.D. Read more.
January 31, 2017: Disruptive healthcare companies to watch in 2017
Healthcare is ripe with opportunity for investors and entrepreneurs. Mobile health, sophisticated consumer expectations, data transparency and preference for on-demand services at a flat fee have ushered in a class of companies that resist the status quo. Read more.
January 31, 2017: Telemedicine company swyMed forms scientific advisory board
SwyMed, a provider of video telemedicine solutions, has created a scientific advisory board.The board will advise the telemedicine-focused company on most valuable applications for swyMed’s mobile solutions. Read more.
January 26, 2017: VCU Health tests telehealth for shortening time to treatment for stroke patients
We hear a lot about how retailers are trying hard to bridge the online and in-store experience for customers, but have you thought about how this concept can help patients in healthcare? VCU Health, for example, is a forward thinking hospital that is looking outside the hospital walls for how to create a better experience and outcome for stroke patients before they even reach the ER. Read more.