Voice-only telehealth may go away with pandemic rules expiring

Community clinics say the easing of restrictions on telehealth during the pandemic has made it possible for health workers to connect with hard-to-reach patients via a phone call — people who are poor, elderly or live in remote areas, and don’t have access to a computer or cellphone with video capability.

Post-COVID Remote Patient Monitoring Strategy

Successful Telehealth Visits From Home

Keeping patients healthy at home is key to reducing the scourge of chronic disease.  Read this overview to learn how remote patient monitoring (RPM) is transforming the way chronic conditions can be managed between office visits.  RPM improves patient outcomes, reduces overall healthcare expenditures and increases patient satisfaction. Post-COVID remote patient monitoring can enable providers to […]

A novel approach to using remote patient monitoring technology

Senior Woman discussing her medications with her doctor using telehealth tech

Because the remote patient monitoring landscape is so new and innovative, healthcare providers are approaching the space with a wide range of strategies. On Canada’s Pacific coast, one health system has launched a program that aims to include as many patients as possible.

RPM will be the new standard of care, a new study says

Sixty percent of healthcare C-suite and clinical leaders see remote patient monitoring becoming a new standard of care over the next two years, according to a new study released today by WebCareHealth, a company that delivers solutions to remotely monitor patients managing chronic illnesses. Click the link to read the full article: https://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/rpm-will-be-new-standard-care-new-study-says

Today is World Stroke Day

This year 15 million people will have a stroke and 6.5 million will die from it.  About 1-in-4 people worldwide will suffer a stroke at some point in their lives. At BlueStar TeleHealth we are committed to helping Americans and their health care providers manage the chronic conditions that increase an individual’s risk for having a […]

Johnson Memorial Health selects BlueStar to deliver Remote Monitoring

BlueStar TeleHealth is partnering with Johnson Memorial Health, a nationally-recognized network of physicians and advanced practice providers, based in Franklin, Indiana, to provide quality health care to the local community, in the form of remote patient monitoring, or RPM

Everything You Should Know About Remote Patient Monitoring

Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) is a useful tool for both sides of the doctor/patient relationship. It’s particularly useful for patients, though. There are many benefits to patients, from convenience to a lower chance of hospitalization.