American Well Blog

How Telemedicine Psychiatry Addresses Mental Health Access Issues

Telemedicine psychiatry, also called telepsychiatry, is helping patients across the country gain access to mental healthcare services. Children’s Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, which services Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and South Dakota, provides an excellent example of the impact telemedicine psychiatry has on patients and providers.

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Telehealth Patient Satisfaction Survey Shows Acceptance of Virtual Care

One of the questions many health systems ask when considering telehealth is whether the patient will use the service. To help health systems answer that question, American Well conducted a nationally projectable survey in 2017—a telehealth patient satisfaction survey—to measure patient perception and experience with telehealth. Here is a summary of the results of the […]

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Telemedicine Examples: Building Programs to Meet Specific Goals

Top health systems and employers across the country have built robust telemedicine programs to meet their organizations’ unique goals. Here are telemedicine examples from two top health systems and a top employer, all of which demonstrate their unique approach to telehealth implementation.

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