WHAT IS TELEMEDICINE?
We are all aware technology is changing the face of health care. While these advancements can have a negative price, there are some cases where the use of teleservices (defined as online video; telephone; social media; self-help websites; text messaging; email; or chat) allow providers to reach patients who are otherwise out of reach. Quite simply, health care teleservices are are medical services provided through telecommunication technologies.
There are few services we cannot offer via teleservices. If necessary, we can create a care plan involving the use of technology to meet patient needs, be that due to distance; cost issues; or personal patient fears.
There are two forms of telemedical services used by RSHC: