Becoming a Team with Teleconferencing

We are big fans of the phrase “the future is now,” and one of the greatest examples of that phrase is the rise of video teleconferencing. A versatile, cooperative telehealth tool, video conferencing enables patients to engage with their entire medical team at once, and helps that team remain up-to-date and coherent on their patient’s…

GD e-Bridge Mobile Telemedicine partners with Zoom Video

(October 27th, 2019) Ridgefield NJ – General Devices (GD) has announced the partnering integration of Zoom video as a leap forward in Responsive Innovation for healthcare at the 2019 ACEP (American College of Emergency Physicians) Scientific Assembly in Denver, CO. “We are talking about a complete video platform enhancement that’s now included in the GD e-Bridge…

Mental Health and Telemedicine- One Patient’s Success Story

Roughly 43.8 million Americans experience mental illness. It is the third most common cause for hospitalization for people ages 18-44; it is the second most common cause of death for people ages 10-34; and it is the 10th most common cause of death for the overall population. (Rolffs, 3/26/19) Scary statistics, aren’t they? Wait- it…

Reducing Sepsis Mortality with Telemedicine

According to data, the most unmet need in healthcare today is sepsis. More than 1.7 million Americans get sepsis each year, resulting in 250,000 deaths. Sepsis is the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening response to infection, which can lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and death. If not treated in a timely manner, it threatens a…

Millennials and Telehealth: Perfectly Programmed

The Millennial Generation is the fastest-growing segment of the work force. According to Peter Economy of Inc.com, “By 2020, Millennials are forecast to comprise half of the American workforce, and by 2025, 75 percent of the global workforce.”  This generation is unique in that they are the first to be well-versed in both old and new technologies.…