Nursing Home Provider Perceptions of Telemedicine for Reducing Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations

Nursing Home Provider Perceptions of Telemedicine for Reducing Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations Julia Driessen PhD a,b, Andro Bonhomme MDc, Woody Chang MDd, David A. Nace MD, MPHe, Dio Kavalieratos PhD f, Subashan Perera PhD e,g, Steven M. Handler MD, PhD b,e,* DOWNLOAD PDF Abstract Objective: Potentially avoidable hospitalizations (PAHs) of nursing home (NH) residents are common, costly, and can have significant economic consequences. Telemedicine has been shown to reduce emer-gency department and hospitalization of NH residents, yet adoption has been limited and little is known about provider’s perceptions and desired functionality for a TeleMedicine program. The goal of [...]

No Up-Front Costs Pricing Model

No Up-Front Costs Pricing ModelA doctor available at the touch of a button, 24/7? Imagine the reaction you would get from prospective patients and their families. With TeleHealth Solution, your facility could have a distinct, unique advantage over your competition. The peace of mind brought to families and patients by 24/7 physician access is priceless. We provide you with marketing materials, including videos and handouts, to impress your prospective patients. Let our team help you become the leader in your region when it comes to bringing technology to your patients.There really are no up-front costs, just:a low monthly retainer fee [...]

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The Substantial Financial Cost of PAMA Penalties

The Substantial Financial Cost of PAMA Penalties The cost savings are obvious. Having all-hours access to a skilled specialist through TeleHealth Solution saves a hospitalist program nearly 67% of the average nocturnal rate—and changes the way medicine saves lives. This is the future of healthcare. The average cost of each readmission: $10,352 Total cost per year in the industry of all readmissions: $4.34 BILLION 78% of readmissions were avoidable visits to a major medical facility The annual industry cost for avoidable hospital stays: $3.39 billion (Costs will increase after penalties are applied) The SNF 30-Day All Cause Readmission measure [...]

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