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TELEMEDICINE CAN BOOST RURAL HEALTHCARE

Telemedicine has a profound impact on the healthcare industry. Healthcare facilities are seeing the benefits of the technology, but the biggest challenge could arguably be on those living in remote areas. People living in rural communities have limited access to healthcare resources.

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DIGITIZING HEALTHCARE – 3 WAYS TECHNOLOGY IS IMPROVING MEDICAL CARE

Over the years, technology has become an integral part of our everyday lives. Whether it’s the way you shop, travel or communicates with friends, technology is transforming the way we behave. Take healthcare, for example. Digital innovations are revolutionizing the industry.

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TELEHEALTH – A ‘CULTURE OF CHANGE’ FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

Visiting a physician isn’t always an option, especially if your health is already at risk due to some illness. And it becomes even more difficult if there is no medical facility near you. This is where telehealth plays a significant role. It removes barriers set by location; ensuring patients get the top-notch treatment and care.

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THE RISE OF AI – YOUR FUTURE DOCTOR MAY NOT BE HUMAN

Imagine a robotic physician that looks like Wall-E standing beside your hospital bed and his metal fingers operating on your heart. Will you be filled with dread or hope? Well, it may sound far-fetched, but artificial intelligence (AI) has already made its way into hospitals and is changing the future of healthcare.

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TECH INNOVATION DRIVES RURAL PATIENT HEALTHCARE ACCESS

With providers so less and far between, patients face a lot of difficulties accessing healthcare in rural America. For some, the closest physician may be a three-hour drive. Similarly, clinicians looking for expert consultation may find there’s no specialist within 100 miles.

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WRITE SUCCESSFUL PATIENT STORIES THROUGH PATIENT ENGAGEMENT!

Let me tell you a story today. Once upon a time, there was a reputed hospital where a young physician was providing care to an old patient. This fairy-tale is, however, somewhat different than what you have heard a zillion times, and doesn’t end on the same old note; Prince Charming (the physician) saving the beautiful, woman in distress (patient).

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