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Saving Lives in Tucson: Mobile Telehealth Connects Rural EMS to Emergency Physicians

As deputy chief of the Rio Rico Medical and Fire District in Tucson, Arizona, Richard Johnson values the support that telemedicine gives to his emergency medical services (EMS) responders. The district was look...

Farmington Hills Fire Department
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Improved Prehospital Communication between Michigan EMS and hospitals with Telehealth Solution

In 2019, the Farmington Hills Fire Department responded to 5,785 medical emergencies. With many of these patients requiring advanced life support, clear and efficient prehospital communication is a necessity. T...

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COVID-19 Telehealth Solution Configured for Leading Medical Center 

As of mid-April, the number of coronavirus COVID-19 cases United States alone has exceeded 600,000 and has taken the lives of over 30,000. Treating the sickest of these patients is the priority for hospitals to...

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EMS to ED: Improving Communication Along the Way

“We exist to promote healing, prevent disease, educate medicine’s brightest minds, and bring wellness and prosperity to the region.” If you browse Southeast Alabama Medical Center’s webpage, you’ll see that sta...

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12-Lead Consolidation & Management

HCA’s Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome, Georgia is at the top of its game when it comes to cardiac health. The center is a regional referral source for all of Northwest Georgia, as well as parts of...

TELEMEDICINE BY THE NUMBERS
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Doctor to Patient Communication: Live-Streaming to Save Lives

The primary goals of medical professionals are pretty obvious – to help patients, to save lives, and to improve quality of life. It’s pretty simple. Doctors spend years studying the best ways to treat any...

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Telemedicine Story: Efficient EMS communication

The Naperville Fire Department has a lot on their plates. With almost 148,000 residents to protect, this fire department needs not one, not two…but ten station houses to be adequately prepared for whatever emer...

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Pediatric Seizures – Early Detection, Effective Treatment

A seizure is characterized as “an event of altered brain function which is caused by abnormal or excessive electrical discharges from brain cells” (Mickie’s Miracles, 2019). Seizures are quite common. As a matt...

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IMPROVING PEDIATRIC PATIENT CARE AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

[PRINT] THE CHALLENGE As Arizona’s only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center certified by the American College of Surgeons, Phoenix Children’s emergency room receives 20-30 ambulances daily, transporting sick and in...

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FDNY IS TREATING STEMI FASTER USING MOBILE TELEMEDICINE

[PRINT] When a heart attack is suspected, triage and timing are critical, especially when treating a ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI), or a more severe heart attack. Out of the 735,000 heart attacks t...