Posts Tagged ‘Telemedicine’

NHS England abandons Hunt’s pledge on telehealth

NHS England has abandoned the health secretary's ambition to see 100,000 patients in seven 'pathfinder' areas benefit from telehealth in 2013. A plan to d...

Only three in ten are embracing telecare, poll shows

Consumers young and old are missing out on the help telecare can give when caring for older, ill or disabled loved ones, a new poll highlights. While o...

Private providers will win the telemedicine lottery

And so it begins, or perhaps I should say – continues; the car boot sale that is the NHS is gathering steam, as Dave’s mates circle to pick at its corp...

Three million patients to get telecare, DH pledges

The DH will roll out telehealth and telecare services to three million people with long-term conditions by 2016, care services minister Paul Burstow has sa...

Telemedicine requires better regulation

Telemedicine should be regulated like all other forms of medicine and should meet the same safety standards, the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges has said...