Telemedicine has reached its tipping point. At HiMSS in February, Cerner demonstrated their Vidyo-powered embedded video visit capability, helping to create an inclusive and transparent connected care system that provides better access to high-quality, face-to-face care to more people within the already-established Cerner workflow. In a recent blog post, Cerner President Zane Burke discussed how telehealth can help us take a sustainable and proactive – rather than reactive – approach to managing our collective health and wellness, and help ensure that no patient population slips needlessly through the cracks:
“Video visits support improved provider-consumer communications for disease prevention, education, rehabilitation and more. By reducing unnecessary costs and travel times, video visits can be of particular benefit to people with mobility issues, transportation limitations or environmental concerns,” says Burke.
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