Telehealth


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    Teladoc’s enterprise growth exec to depart

    Laizer Kornwasser was terminated after his position was eliminated. The executive change comes after Teladoc named a new CEO last month.

    By July 8, 2024
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    Health tech startup Fabric acquires Walmart’s telehealth business

    The acquisition comes as Walmart exits the healthcare delivery business.

    By June 28, 2024
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    Telehealth

    Virtual visits remain significantly elevated compared to pre-COVID-19 levels, as patients report high satisfaction with digitally delivered care.

    By Healthcare Dive staff
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    Amwell to implement reverse stock split to avoid delisting

    The telehealth vendor’s share price has declined significantly since 2020. It received a warning this spring that its stock was trading below minimum standards, and could be removed from trading.

    By June 28, 2024
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    Amazon folds telehealth marketplace into One Medical

    The reorganization could create a new source of potential customers for primary care chain One Medical.

    By June 28, 2024
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    Telehealth use declined across groups in 2022: survey

    Telemedicine utilization among adults dipped in 2022, falling from 37% in 2021 to just over 30%.

    By June 20, 2024
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    Trends in telehealth: Integrating physicians into virtual care

    Many physicians are interested in working in telehealth, whether it’s part-time, full-time or gig work. Here are the factors to consider when integrating physicians into a virtual care program.

    May 13, 2024
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    House committee advances bill that would extend telehealth flexibilities

    The legislation would extend some Medicare flexibilities through 2026. Lawmakers have until year-end to take action before the pandemic-era rules expire.

    By May 9, 2024
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    The Vitamin Shoppe launches telehealth service

    Whole Health Rx connects users with licensed healthcare providers in real time and will initially focus on weight management solutions. 

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • May 9, 2024
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    Amwell expects revenue impact from Defense contract in Q4

    The telehealth vendor has struggled with a declining stock price and mounting losses.

    By May 2, 2024
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    Teladoc reports mixed results following long-time CEO’s departure

    The virtual care giant’s earnings were dragged by flagging growth in its BetterHelp segment, which suffered an 11% drop in paying users year over year.

    By April 26, 2024
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    Trends in telehealth: Expanding the role of nurses in virtual care

    Nurses will play an integral role as virtual care becomes a more widely adopted care model. But while virtual nursing care has the potential to enhance efficiency and reduce costs, it’s not without its challenges

    April 22, 2024
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    Telehealth linked to modest quality, cost increases, study finds

    The findings suggest it would be challenging to restrict telehealth payment in Medicare, researchers said. Some pandemic flexibilities are set to expire at the end of 2024.

    By April 18, 2024
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    Telehealth company Cerebral to pay $7M fine over data sharing

    The Federal Trade Commission alleged the digital mental healthcare company had provided sensitive data to third parties and maintained “sloppy” security practices.

    By April 16, 2024
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    Lawmakers mull telehealth quality, reimbursement as extension deadline looms

    Legislators worked to hash out details about Medicare telehealth policy as a deadline to continue pandemic-era flexibilities draws closer.

    By April 11, 2024
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    Teladoc’s long-time CEO steps down amid waning stock performance

    A management shakeup is likely coming at the right time, as the virtual care company undergoes an operational review to boost its bottom line, analysts said.

    By April 5, 2024
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    Amwell in danger of being booted from NYSE

    The once high-flying telehealth stock has traded below the exchange’s minimum listing requirements for 30 days, according to a new notice.

    By April 5, 2024
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    Telehealth groups urge DEA to release controlled substance prescribing proposal

    Advocacy groups, providers and virtual care companies said clinicians and pharmacies need time to comment on the rule and prepare for implementation.

    By April 4, 2024
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    Center for Connected Health Policy’s Mei Kwong on what to expect for telehealth regulations

    Some telehealth provisions could expire by the end of the year unless Congress makes them permanent.

    By March 14, 2024
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    Trends in telehealth: The future of virtual care

    In the wake of the pandemic, Healthcare organizations are evaluating the future of telehealth and working to craft a more deliberate, strategic approach to virtual care.

    March 11, 2024
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    How SDoH data impact telehealth access and how payers can use it to improve outcomes

    Removing barriers to care and improving care access through analyzing social determinants of health (SDoH) data is a key strategy.

    Feb. 26, 2024
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    Amwell names new chief medical officer

    The announcement comes a week after the telehealth vendor said it had reduced its headcount by roughly 10% since the end of 2023.

    By Feb. 22, 2024
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    Teladoc still looking for tech investments, M&A amid operational review

    The telehealth vendor is trimming expenses, but it could pursue deals with strategically or financially attractive companies.

    By Feb. 21, 2024
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    Telehealth services during pandemic largely compliant with Medicare, OIG finds

    The latest audit from the HHS’ Office of Inspector General comes as some Medicare flexibilities for telehealth are set to expire at the end of this year.

    By Feb. 16, 2024
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    Amwell cut headcount by 10% since end of 2023

    The telehealth vendor faced headwinds last year as it migrated customers to a new platform, executives said on an earnings call this week.

    By Feb. 14, 2024
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    HHS finalizes rule on telehealth at opioid treatment programs

    The rule marks the first substantial changes to treatment and delivery standards at opioid treatment programs in more than 20 years.

    By Feb. 2, 2024