Telemedicine for population health: The future of telehealth

As hospitals and health systems move toward a fee-for-value payment structure, the focus of care delivery has shifted drastically from more visits to quality outcomes. Population health has become instrumental in managing patients in risk contracts. Telemedicine solutions are a clear way to address population health management challenges. Advisory Board analyst Peter Kilbridge recently shared […]

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‘Dr. G’ will see you now…online Long-time Local Pediatrician Now Offering Video Medical Visits

Originally posted on TheSandPaper.net He’s known locally as “Dr. G.” For 30 years, area families depended on Dr. Richard Goldstein for his diligence, medical teaching and commitment to pediatrics. He had a nurturing style with children and a rapport that comforted parents. Last year, at age 77, after having a knee replacement followed by a […]

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Employee Spotlight The People Behind the Telemedicine Platform

Name: Mike Lemovitz Title: Director, Client Relations Department: Account Management State Date: July 7, 2014 What were you doing before you joined American Well? Before I came to American Well, I was working in marketing at Reliant Medical Group, which is a large, multi-specialty group practice out in Central Massachusetts.  I handled much of their […]

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Bringing Physical Exams to Telehealth Visits A look at the new American Well, Tyto Care partnership

American Well recently announced an exciting new partnership with Tyto Care, a telehealth company with breakthrough technology for conducting remote medical visits and examinations. Through this new partnership, patients are now able to use TytoCare’s examination device and telehealth solution during video visits, allowing providers to deliver more robust care to the home.

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Health systems lining up to offer telehealth options

Early last month, New York Presbyterian signed a deal with American Well to integrate online doctor visits with the health system’s NYP OnDemand digital health platform. Powered by American Well’s software development kit, patients can access physicians within the NYP network and have a virtual interaction. “It was really important to us to offer our […]

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