• 1997
  • The Telemedicine Act 1997, in its current form (30 June 1997), consists of 6 sections and no schedule (including no amendment), without separate Part. (wikipedia.org)
  • Section 1: Short title and commencement Section 2: Interpretation Section 3: Persons who may practise telemedicine Section 4: Certificate to practise telemedicine Section 5: Patient's consent Section 6: Regulations Telemedicine Act 1997 This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, the UNESCO chair was promoted the network of Telemedicine together with Argentina, Venezuela, Peru, and participated in ITU-Developing Word Congress in Malta 1997, and Georgia Telemedicine meeting in 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • He noted that state law allows out-of-state doctors to practice "telemedicine" through the Internet or interactive audio or video transmissions, as long as they act in consultation with a licensed California physician. (sfgate.com)
  • Today, an electronic revolution-telemedicine-is changing the very essence of how physicians practice medicine. (auanet.org)
  • The telemedicine platform is available in two formats: CloudVisit Connect and CloudVisit Private Practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • CATAI was the promoter of the Centre of Excellence in Telemedicine, sponsored by Science Park DG-XIII, with enrolment of 3 continents: Europe, Africa and America to concentrate best practice examples as well as top experts to implement real world applications and development of hardware-software systems ready to be used. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • The ability to send this information through a secure platform has allowed for more convenient services and opens up the door for even more advanced telemedicine developments in the months to come. (thenextweb.com)
  • The survey found that 96 percent of employers plan to make telemedicine services available in states that allow them - a relatively cheap way for patients to consult with doctors. (aarp.org)
  • The goal of this report was to assess telemedicine services that substitute for face-to-face medical diagnosis and treatment and that may apply to the Medicare population. (nih.gov)
  • We focused on three distinct telemedicine study areas -- store-and-forward, self-monitoring/testing, and clinician-interactive services. (nih.gov)
  • We conducted two searches -- a general-literature search for information about ongoing telemedicine programs, activities, and services throughout the world, and a search in the peer-reviewed literature for studies assessing the efficacy and cost of telemedicine in the study areas. (nih.gov)
  • The benefit of clinician-interactive telemedicine services is also questionable, with teledermatology faring less well and the results in other specialties limited by marginal study designs. (nih.gov)
  • 3 Asynchronous telemedicine applications (performed at one point in time, interpreted at another or from another place) such as Nighthawk Radiology Services are equally ubiquitous. (auanet.org)
  • An impressive array of urologic telemedicine services have been successfully implemented, some as demonstrations in single-institution pilot programs, and others as standard operating procedures of national health care systems. (auanet.org)
  • Development of CloudVisit Telemedicine began in early 2010 by Aurora Software Technology, Inc. In mid-2011 a beta version of CloudVisit Psychiatry was launched, offering subscription-based services for psychiatrists and psychologist to conduct telepsychiatry sessions. (wikipedia.org)
  • KOD or knowledge on demand, ASKLEPIOS, CHS or Citizen Home Services, CATAI-CTC) UNESCO Chair of Telemedicine was involved in developing countries health support through the Midjan group-ITU-D working group of Telemedicine, TeleInViVo ultrasound devices with pilots in Katastan, Mali and Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • Telemedicine services may have many different types of outcomes and can be studied in many ways. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant and Loan Program (DLT) is a program authorized by the 1990 farm bill (P.L. 101-624) to provide grants to rural schools and health care providers to help them invest in telecommunications facilities and equipment to bring educational and medical resources to rural areas where the services otherwise might be unavailable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Offers services in telemedicine and videoconferencing. (dmoztools.net)
  • 1994
  • The expertise of the UNESCO chair of Telemedicine as a University Institution is based in the previous CATAI's expertise founded in 1994 in the field of Information Society/Telemedicine with which is collaborating closely and from which received part of the sponsorship. (wikipedia.org)
  • MATMO, as it was referred to, became better known as the DOD "Telemedicine Test Bed" after the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs designated the Army as Executive Agent for telemedicine in 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • barriers
  • Not only does telemedicine face great societal barriers - some people aren't excited about the idea of virtually interacting with their doctors - but its potential is ultimately limited by the advancement of technology. (thenextweb.com)
  • Future studies should focus on the use of telemedicine in conditions where burden of illness and/or barriers to access for care are significant. (nih.gov)
  • medical
  • MD247.COM telemedicine program members have unlimited telephone access to a nationwide medical support team, all with just a single phone call to the MD247.COM telemedicine Talk to a Doctor/Talk to a Nurse Hotline. (prweb.com)
  • They are going to have to get the medical records first, have their doctors review it and see if the inmate can be seen by telemedicine or if we have to bring them on site," Mestas said. (governing.com)
  • A total of 455 telemedicine programs were identified, representing 30 medical specialties and serving many diverse populations. (nih.gov)
  • The home care industry is already using telemedicine to provide chronic disease management for many medical illnesses, such as heart disease. (innovations-report.com)
  • Telemedicine also can eliminate the possible transmission of infectious diseases or parasites between patients and medical staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Association implements these objectives by: Educating government about telemedicine as an essential component in the delivery of modern medical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the objective of an assessment of telemedicine applications is to describe effectiveness and contribution to quality of care and to produce a basis for decision making, then MAST defines the relevant assessment framework fulfilling this objective as a multidisciplinary process which summarizes and evaluates information about the medical, social, economic and ethical issues related to the use of telemedicine in a systematic, unbiased, robust manner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1993 and 1996 tertiary care telemedicine was supported from the Walter Reed Telemedicine Directorate and was deployed for military medical missions in 12 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Supplier of medical devices and related peripherals used in telemedicine. (dmoztools.net)
  • health care
  • The Chair is the first UNESCO Telemedicine Chair, and his activity is related with development and diffusion of Telemedicine and Information Society in Health Care in developing areas and undeveloped countries particularly South-America and Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas
  • The Colorado Department of Corrections is busy this month installing connections in various areas where the telemedicine appointments will take place. (governing.com)
  • doctors
  • Telemedicine can be beneficial to patients in isolated communities and remote regions, who can receive care from doctors or specialists far away without the patient having to travel to visit them. (wikipedia.org)
  • editorial
  • At the present moment the book is translated into 6 languages (SP, E, IT, GR, FR, D) and is published in Spanish (PanAmerican Editorial) with title : "Telemedicine" 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • applications
  • Early forms of telemedicine achieved with telephone and radio have been supplemented with videotelephony, advanced diagnostic methods supported by distributed client/server applications, and additionally with telemedical devices to support in-home care. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Billions of dollars are being poured into the research and development side of telemedicine and there's unlimited potential within the next decade. (thenextweb.com)
  • addition
  • This strange-sounding piece of equipment, that integrates terrestrial and satellite comunications for telemedicine, is the latest addition to the ambulance fleet of the Irish Southern Health Board. (esa.int)