Telehealth Kiosks and Teleconferencing: Benefits, Uses, and Concerns Type: Article Author: Laura Boniello Miller Date: March 2017 Dealing with illness & the health care system is rarely easy. New technologies can help people to more easily manage their care. Due to shake ups in insurance and an aging population, healthcare providers are utilizing new technologies to reduce costs… Read More »
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Infographic on the types and benefits of telemedicine and telehealth kiosks, Includes the types, benefits and treatments.
Retail pharmacy chain Rite Aid has purchased the assets of shuttered telemedicine kiosk company HealthSpot at auction for $1.15 million, according to MedCity News.
The future of telehealth for Rite Aid is uncertain because the future of Rite Aid is uncertain. Last October Walgreen said they would acquire Rite Aid. But the FTC has not okayed that merger.
The merger result would have a 46.5 percent market, compared to CVS’s 30 percent. The FTC recently killed the proposed Staples-Office Depot merger.
Note that Higi, another kiosk company, also works with Rite Aid. Higi is to install +4,000 kiosks to Rite Aid stores — much bigger than company ever had with HealthSpot.
Android Kiosk Software for Video Conferencing Editor Note: KioWare has news to share – KioCall is now supported by KioWare for Android! That means you can use an Android tablet and enclosure and KioWare for Android plus KioCall – and create a video conferencing kiosk for an extremely affordable/low cost. (Note: KioWare for Windows supports KioCall, as well). … Read More »
Big box wholesaler Sam’s Club is wading into digital health territory via a new partnership with digital health kiosk company higi, offering free, self-service health screening to 622 Sam’s Club locations with pharmacies around the country.
We will be showcasing KioCall Video Conferencing at Telehealth 2.0 in Orlando, Florida from April 23rd to the 25th at the Orange County Convention Center in Booth 1319. If you are interested in visiting the showcase or meeting with our team, we have tickets available for your use. Please email [email protected] for tickets to the show or to request… Read More »
Editor Note: Originally published Feb 25, 2019 – article link Telehealth Kiosk Manufacturer Market Report 2019 Telehealth is expected to become an essential part of a healthcare system and programs in the future. Telehealth kiosks allow health care professionals to treat patients at distance using telecommunication technology. Telehealth stations outfitted with telemedicine capabilities such as telephony and video… Read More »
New 2021 Report on Telehealth for Libraries Nice writeup feature by Craig Settles on the state of library telehealth and its benefits. 22 pages with illustrations. Worth noting that we assisted Mr. Settles in some of his research. You can download the full report at i-telehealth.com, our telehealth and telemedicine vertical information blog. Excerpt: Telehealth for Libraries Guide… Read More »
From Olea Kiosks TheLab. Written by Richard Slawsky. Telehealth Kiosk Improving Access By delivering services where consumers live and work, telehealth providers eye a new, more efficient channel for medical care. No matter what a person’s political persuasion may be, there’s one thing on which nearly everyone can agree: Healthcare costs continue to rise despite efforts to rein… Read More »
Meet MedicSpot, the self-proclaimed “most affordable…quickest way to see a [doctor].” The catch? Your doctor will live in a kiosk.
AMD Global Telemedicine Partnership with Olea Kiosks Two long-standing healthcare vendors join forces to deliver an integrated telehealth kiosk solution. CHELMSFORD, MA (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 AMD Global Telemedicine Inc. (AMD), the pioneer of clinical Telemedicine Encounter Management Solutions (TEMS) ®, and Olea Kiosks Inc, the premier global designer and manufacturer of self-service kiosks, announce a partnership to deliver customized… Read More »
In a partnership with the ATA, ClearHealth Quality Institute has unveiled a draft of its proposed telemedicine accreditation standards.
Plaza Medical Center opens next week and the Tele-Robot Kiosk is amazing. By Tammye Nash/[email protected] When Plaza Medical Center’s new ER in Burleson opens to the public on April 15, patients will have the benefit of the latest technological advances. Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth is a Hospital Corporation of America North Texas Division hospital, and the… Read More »
Florida Blue and Miami Children’s Hospital have partnered to offer HealthSpot’s telehealth kiosks at the company’s retail center in Miami for Florida Blue members. Source: hitconsultant.net