Virtual Care

What do patients think of virtual care? Interview with Kyruus’s Dr. Erin Jospe – Health Business Group – Health Article

https://healthbusinessgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Erin-Jospe-Kyruus-podcast.mp3 Dr. Erin Jospe, Kyruus CMO Patients have been receiving a megadose of virtual care since March. How’s it going and what will it mean long-term? Provider search and scheduling company, Kyruus asked 1000 patients for their opinions and published the findings. How Patients Learned About Virtual Care Options Kyruus Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Erin Jospe and I had a chance to catch up on the report and speculate about its implications in this podcast. Here’s what we discussed: (0:15)…

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In the Rush to Implement Virtual Care, What Did CMS Leave Out? – The Health Care Blog – Health Article

By RAY CONSTANTINI, MD Imagine three months from now when the predicted ‘second wave’ of COVID-19 is expected to resurge and we’re still without a vaccine. Telehealth has become the entry-point to care, widely adopted by patients both young and old. Now, when an elderly diabetic patient wakes up in the middle of the night with a dull ache on her left side and back, she doesn’t ignore the symptom, like she may have during the first COVID outbreak. Instead,…

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Addressing The Mental Health Access Gap Through Texting and Virtual Care – Health Article

Dec 22019 Addressing The Mental Health Access Gap Through Texting and Virtual Care By Justin Hunt, MD, MS, head of psychiatry, Ginger. Justin Hunt From banking to healthcare to grocery delivery—businesses and organizations across multiple industries are pivoting to leverage text messaging as a way to reach consumers. And in behavioral healthcare, text-based coaching is paving the way for increased access to support. Traditionally, mental healthcare providers have only offered in-person appointments for individuals seeking care. Today, virtual services like…

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