TELEMEDICINE BY THE NUMBERS Very cool article in Healthcare IT News about the rise in telemedicine adoption amongst healthcare providers and patients. Telemedicine adoption up 65% for hospitals and 34% for physician practices. It’s always exciting to see healthcare providers getting more involved in digital health. Its also an excellent opportunity for patients to start becoming…

84% of respondents felt that the development of telemedicine services is either very important (52%) or important (32%) to their organizations. Virtually none said they considered the technology to be unimportant (3%). While just 6% of respondents categorized their telemedicine programs as “mature,” only 8% said they had none at all. The remainders of responses are…