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: firstname.lastname@example.org 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: email@example.com 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 […]
Take Action On Medicare It’s quite a scandal – one that perhaps the focus on the VA’s problems may have caused you to overlook. Medicare has inappropriately paid out billions to doctors in “rampant” upcoding for more than 13 years, and still may be doing it even today. Meanwhile, in this episode of Connected Health, […]
Greg Billings, Executive Director of the Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and eHealth Law, explains what healthcare providers need to know. He spoke in the GlobalMed booth at the American Telemedicine Association gathering in Baltimore.