Partnerships

TELE-MEDICINE

What is Tele-Medicine? It’s the diagnosis and treatment of patients by means of electronic communications to improve a patient’s clinical health status.

Did you know 65 million Americans live in rural areas and commonly drive 1.5 to 2 hours to find any health care?

Currently there are about 200 tele-medicine networks throughout the United States.  In fact Veterans Health Administration delivered over 300,000 remote consultations using tele-medicine.

FIVE MAJOR BENEFITS TO TELE-MEDICINE

  1. Prompt, personal, and effective medical care to more people.
  2. Care is provided sooner, which results to reduced absenteeism and tardiness.
  3. Promotes greater healing and wellness in chronic conditions.
  4. According to US Tele-Medicine it reduces health costs by up to 27% for those who pay medical care, since it provides care in less expensive setting.
  5. It's an accepted and respected method recognized by most insurance carriers including medicare and medicaid.

Tele-Medicine has proven itself to be quite effective at:

  • Reducing Costs
  • Improving Health Outcomes
  • Reducing Re admissions
  • Bringing More Affordable Care To More People

Making lucrative changes requires smart decisions and tele-medicine is smart.

 

COLLINS FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC.
Charles H. Collins, CLU, ChFC
Email: c@collinsfs.com
Main: 614-944-5723
Cell: 614-975-5938
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