Videoconference

Innovations

On-the-Scene Video Consultations With Emergency Physicians Reduce Unnecessary Ambulance Transports and Emergency Department Visits, Connect People to Medical Homes 11/05/15

Through a program known as ETHAN (“Emergency Telehealth and Navigation”), the City of Houston Fire Department Emergency Medical Services program uses video and other technology to allow emergency...

Neurologists Enhance Access to Specialty Care Through Virtual, In-Home Visits for Patients With Parkinson's Disease, Generating High Levels of Satisfaction 01/17/14

Neurologists at Johns Hopkins Medicine and the University of Rochester Medical Center who have expertise in movement disorders offer virtual house calls to patients with Parkinson's disease and...

Statewide Partnership Provides Mental Health Assessments via Telemedicine to Patients in Rural Emergency Departments, Reducing Wait Times, Hospitalizations, and Costs 10/07/13

The South Carolina Department of Mental Health partnered with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and 18 predominantly rural hospitals from the South Carolina Hospital Association...

Videoconferencing Enhances Access to Psychiatric Care for Children and Adults With Mental Illness in Rural Settings 05/29/13

Psychiatric fellows and residents at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville use videoconferencing to serve children and adult patients with mental illness who live in rural...

Remote Interpretation Delivered via Simple and Inexpensive Videoconferencing Technology Generates High Satisfaction Among Patients and Clinicians at Outpatient Clinic 06/25/12

An outpatient clinic pilot tested use of inexpensive, widely available, easily implemented videoconferencing technology to provide Spanish-speaking patients with interpretation services from an...

QualityTools

Telehealth Technology Assessment Center Toolkits 01/13/12

This collection of toolkits can help health care organizations become better informed consumers of telehealth technology. The interactive toolkits allow users to learn the fundamentals of how various technologies work, as well as how to assess...

Getting Started in Video Ethnography: A Catalyst for Guiding and Motivating Quality Improvement 11/09/11

This toolkit is a step-by-step guide for individual quality improvement advisers or improvement teams, health care providers, nurses, physicians, applied researchers, and others interested in conducting field work interviews and observation to...

Integrating Primary and Mental Health Care Services Learning Modules 11/16/09

This learning unit consists of videos of mini-lectures that are designed to educate nursing students about integrating primary and mental health care services.

This course includes the following videos:

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