Telemedicine for Native American Health

Some History According to a recent article from National Public Radio, before the 1950s, most Native Americans lived in reservations or near them. Then, with support from the federal government, many started moving to large cities, looking for employment opportunities and better education. Today, more than half of Native Americans live in urban areas. The federal [...]

Telemedicine for Native American Health

Why Use Telemedicine?

Telemedicine is two-way, real-time interactive communication between a patient and healthcare provider at a distant site, supported by audio and video equipment and integrated medical devices. Advances in IT infrastructure, communication and connected medical devices are enabling clinicians to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients remotely. In many situations, telemedicine offers numerous benefits as a complement to traditional [...]

Why Use Telemedicine?
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