There’s no question that the global pandemic, first in its early stages and now through the rise of the Delta variant has given rise to the booming business of telemedicine. At the start of the pandemic in the first quarter of 2020, over 1.6 million telehealth visits were logged. What exactly counts as telemedicine? It
Telemedicine has become of vital importance to nursing homes. Telehealth greatly expands access to physicians and advanced practice nurses that residents wouldn’t see otherwise, saving money and lives. More than 10% of patients that are admitted to a skilled nursing facility for post-acute care never see a doctor or advanced practice nurse during their stay.