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Is There a Difference Between Telehealth, Telemedicine and Telecare?

There are many medical terms being used today that most people may not fully understand. A common misunderstanding is that the terms telehealth, telemedicine and telecare are interchangeable. Each of these terms refers to a different way of administering health care via technology.  There is a distinction between these terms. Telehealth The term telehealth includes a broad…

Getting ready for Telemedicine growth in 2017!

2017 is quickly approaching.   In the Telemedicine world we are starting to look forward at what will happen in the new year! “New investments will be made in technologies that reach into the home and enhance care team communication. 2016 saw an acceleration of telemedicine/telehealth. 2017 will see exponential growth.” “Telemedicine is hard to…

Why all the verticals are taking advantage of Live Streaming

From corporate to education to healthcare to government, taking advantage of live streaming is something each segment of the marketplace has in common. The latest technological advances have made it possible to stream live events from anyone anywhere in the world from virtually any device. This makes it possible to stream live events from an…

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE WORKFLOW

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE WORKFLOW Workflow – work·flow  /ˈwərkflō/ the sequence of industrial, administrative, or other processes through which a piece of work passes from initiation to completion. A workflow consists of an orchestrated and repeatable pattern of business activity enabled by the systematic organization of resources into processes that transform materials, provide services, or process information.…

Life Happens

Life Happens   To quote the infamous Forrest Gump, “Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”  I know I can relate, can you? Life happens, so does work and I’m sure you know exactly what I’m talking about.  That last minute phone call/text about a…

A step in the right direction for nursing home patients with dementia

According to a Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center study nursing homes are seeking more communication outside of the homes and turning to Videoconferencing. As stated, nursing homes in the United States care for an increasing number of people with dementia. This could be a step in the right direction for many nursing homes as technology…

Paradigm Shift with Today’s Video Conferencing Solutions

Paradigm Shift with today’s Video conferencing Solutions Back in the Stone Age, way back in the 1990’s, I was deeply involved in Video Conferencing.  Do you remember yesteryear when connecting on SWITCH 56 was the thing to do prior to ISDN deployment?  Do you remember the ole days when you had to deploy a completely…

Video Conferencing Installation: It doesn’t have to be a major construction job.

So your company finally decided to delve into video conferencing. Your key decision makers have decided on the type of system, you’ve decided which room its going to go into, and what brand of system you’re going to use. Most importantly you called IDSolutions and purchased a room video conferencing system and your hard working…