ATA18 Recap: Key Insights from Dr. Robert Wachter on Transformation in Healthcare

Post Written by ATA Connector Julie Hammett Dr. Robert Wachter’s keynote on Sunday, April 29th kicked off the 2018 American Telemedicine Association’s Annual Conference & Expo. His focus on the recent digital transformation undertaken by many healthcare providers and the associated implementation challenges underscored the importance of this annual event. Dr. Wachter is an expert… Read more »

Telemedicine and Patient Experience

Post Written by ATA18 Connector Matthew Anderson, MD Video-based telemedicine is being adopted by healthcare institutions, physicians and advanced practitioners at a significant pace.  The technological shift is driven by the ease and convenience of use as well as opportunities to improve access and decrease cost.  There are new useful tools that improve the telemedicine… Read more »

How the Right Vision for Virtual Care is Successfully Addressing Healthcare’s Biggest Challenges

Post Written by ATA18 Connector Lewis Levy, MD, FACP, Chief Medical Officer, Teladoc Over the past five years, there have been many great changes in medicine-targeted biologics, expanded minimally invasive surgical procedures, meaningful interventions for difficult to treat neurologic conditions. Yet, despite many advances, patients interacting with the healthcare system often sense that the deck… Read more »