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5 Ways Telehealth is Changing the Long-Term Care Game

By Prime Care Tech Marketing on Fri, Mar 26, 2021 @ 10:45 AM

With COVID-19 came the accelerated implementation of telehealth to all kinds of providers, including skilled nursing facilities. Understandably, changing the way you provide care is well...big change, at a time when staffing is stretched. But, what if telehealth could expand your staff. Remote patient monitoring is one example.

Whether or not the time is right for change at your facility, telehealth demands consideration. Having show proven benefits during the pandemic, one thing is clear. It is here to stay.

So, here are the top 5 ways telehealth is benefiting caregivers in an at-a-glance infographic.

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If you're not using it, maybe it's time to reconsider. Full details can be found in this cdc.gov article – Healthcare Facilities: Managing Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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Topics: telehealth
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RUSH Act to Propose Incentives for Using Telehealth

By Joe Stone on Thu, Mar 14, 2019 @ 02:08 PM

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The Reducing Unnecessary Senior Hospitalizations (RUSH) Act proposes more incentives for skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) to use telehealth/telemedicine to improve patient care and reduce rehospitalizations. Lawmakers are polishing it off for reintroduction to Congress after being stalled during the last House legislative session.

Are you currently leveraging telehealth in your facilities? If not, talk to us about our comprehensive Resident Telehealth solution with the largest virtual provider network – a partner program with Complete Telehealth Solutions™ LLC (CTS). 

 

Topics: Telemedicine telehealth RUSH Act resident telehealth