Tapping Into Telemedicine: Strategies for Success
Ann Mond Johnson
Tearsanee Carlisle Davis, DNP, FNP-BC
Mark D. Lo, M.D.
Kevin Galpin, M.D.
Gigi Sorenson, RN, MSN
Moderator: Ann Mond Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, American Telemedicine Association
Telemedicine has exploded in growth over the past decade, with more than half of hospitals using telemedicine to connect with and monitor patients remotely. But what does it take for a telemedicine program to be successful? Implementation is no small task, requiring the right tech infrastructure, security protocols, analytical tools and buy-in from patients, clinicians, regulators and others. When done right, telemedicine puts the patient’s needs at the center of care and can reduce costs and readmission rates. Hear from panelists on how to ensure you’re doing telemedicine right.