St. Joseph’s Recovery Center offering remote options for mental health | News, Sports, Jobs
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St. Joseph’s Recovery Center offering remote options for mental health | News, Sports, Jobs

St. Joseph’s Recovery Center in Parkersburg is offering telehealth services to residents mentally impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. For more information, call 304 916-1881. (Photo by Jess Mancini) PARKERSBURG — St. Joseph’s Recovery Center Tuesday started offering telehealth services to residents who are mentally impacted by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. ‘The reason […]

Japanese Ministry, METI launches free remote health consultation service to address COVID-19 related concerns
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Japanese Ministry, METI launches free remote health consultation service to address COVID-19 related concerns

The Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) announced on 11 March that it has launched a free remote health consultation service with doctors in response to growing public health concerns caused by the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The free consultation service is being provided from March 11 to 31 and the service is being run by […]

GP fees for remote Covid-19 consultations agreed
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GP fees for remote Covid-19 consultations agreed

Payments also agreed for remote non-Covid-19 triage consultations by telephone and telemedicine platforms Payment for remote Covid-19 triage consultations for all General Medical Services (GMS) Scheme, eligible medical card patients and private patients, has been agreed between the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the Irish Medical Organisation (IMO). The support payment for the Covid-19 emergency […]

UMass Medical School of Worcester to move to remote learning - News - telegram.com
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UMass Medical School of Worcester to move to remote learning – News – telegram.com

By Matt Murphy, State House News Service Wednesday Mar 11, 2020 at 12:49 PM Mar 11, 2020 at 1:14 PM University of Massachusetts President Marty Meehan said Wednesday that all five campuses would move to remote learning in response to the coronavirus outbreak, becoming the latest and largest higher education system in the state to take such a step.   Meehan sent […]

Smartphones more useful than wearables as remote patient monitoring devices - Medical News Bulletin
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Smartphones more useful than wearables as remote patient monitoring devices – Medical News Bulletin

Smartphones are more useful than wearables in collecting physical data, but more research is needed on the potential use of remote devices for monitoring other health behaviors. Are you reading this article from your computer, tablet, or smartphone? If you are reading from the latter, then you are one of the estimated 3.5 billion smartphone […]