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

Telehealth Provides Rural Patients With Critical Preventative Care

For rural patients, rising health costs and closing hospitals make remote-access to heath care especially important. Telehealth, the process of accessing medical appointments through the internet, offers preventative and specialized patient care to many of the nation's 62 million rural residents where hospitals are often lacking. Such a system is especially important in 2017, because [...]

Telehealth Provides Rural Patients With Critical Preventative Care
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