TITLE

Financial Benefits of Telehealth

AUTHOR(S)
Minich-Pourshadi, Karen
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jul2012, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the monetary advantages of telemedicine. Paula Guy, chief executive officer (CEO) of Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth, states the service can decrease healthcare expenses by minimizing hospital visits as well as provide medical attention to remote locations. Inspite of the payment legislation, a study conducted by the Michigan State University notes that some of the transactions are unbilled.
ACCESSION #
78093642

 

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