IMSS is the first delegation in Mexico to use GlobalMed’s Transportable Exam Station. After deploying the suitcase-sized telemedicine stations in clinics, a consultation with an oncologist proved vital to a man with a previously undiagnosed tumor.
“Advancing Telehealth Partnerships” is the focus of the first Telemedicine and Telehealth Service Provider Showcase. Whenever the topic turns to telehealth or telemedicine, the conversation begins with the benefits of connected health and then moves into the areas of what is still needed to be done to expand the use of technology in the delivery […]
IT infrastructure helps provide healthcare to 90 million citizens With telemedicine deployments in more than 55 countries around the globe, GlobalMed® was invited to participate in a workshop to discuss deployment of healthcare delivery systems in Vietnam. Acknowledging GlobalMed’s expanding international footprint, The Electronics Informatics Chemicals Corporation of Vietnam (ELINCO), the Institute of Military Science […]
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) announced today its proposed Interstate Medical Licensure Compact has been finalized. When adopted by states, it will become a mechanism for telemedicine across state borders. Now, it’s up to the individual state legislatures to pass the model legislation from the FSMB to join the compact. Once the first seven […]
Humanitarianism Once a company achieves success in the marketplace, it has the opportunity to give back to its community. In this episode of ConnectedHEALTH video blogs, GlobalMed CEO Joel E. Barthelemy highlights what this company has been able to do. Send an email to: email@example.com Transcript: Hello, I’m Joel Barthelemy. If what we see […]
Congressional Hearing Part Two Barthelemy has more testimony from a recent Congressional Hearing on Telemedicine in this episode of his video blog, ConnectedHEALTH. Send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Transcript: Hello again, I’m Joel Barthelemy. Over the past year, I’ve spent a lot of time in this weekly video blog explaining why connected health in […]
How serious is chronic disease? The Centers for Disease Control points out that it is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. Seventy-percent of all deaths can be attributed to it. Nearly 9 in 10 Americans (88%) over the age of 65 have at least one chronic health condition, but WHO […]
Congressional Hearing Part One On Thursday, July 31, 2014, the Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Health and Technology held a hearing titled, Telemedicine: A Prescription for Small Medical Practices? The hearing was held in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building. In this episode of ConnectedHEALTH, GlobalMed CEO Joel E. Barthelemy provides us […]