Krista Merrihew, RN, was instrumental in the successful launch of the DHMC tele-rheumatology program. Now the nurse section manager hopes to begin "integrating telehealth into our regular clinics."
Telehealth awareness is increasing, but questions still remain. Sarah Pletcher, MD, medical director of the D-H Center for Telehealth, gives us some answers about this growing area of health care.
Battling ALS is hard enough without having to endure a four-hour trip to see your neurologist. But thanks to the D-H Center for Telehealth, Ron Pelchat has a "complete ALS clinic team" close to home.
iPads, smartphones and apps: How these new tools are helping to transform the practice of telehealth.
Patricia Davis is discussing her rheumatoid arthritis during an appointment with her doctor, but he's at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and she is in Bennington at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center.
"The doctor will see you now" has a whole new meaning for Southwestern Vermont Medical Center patients in Bennington, thanks to a Dartmouth-Hitchcock Center for Telehealth program.