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Changing The Ending of The Tale of Two Levels of Care, Remotely

By John DePetrillo, MD, FACP The chronic workforce shortage plaguing hospitals large and small is not waning as hospitalization associated with COVID-19 starts to recede. Many hospitals are having to curtail services; a few have shut their doors. More often, lack of available ICU beds has increased critically ill patient dwell time in the Emergency Department, often spanning hours to days waiting for an ICU bed.  This increases the length of stay for these patients, thus increasing hospital cost   The ability of Equum Medical to expand their services outside of the walls of the ICU has had a large impact on this patient cohort.  By actively managing these patients, we have been able to provide ICU level care in […]

Equum Medical joins the American Telemedicine Association to promote telehealth's role in broadening access to quality care

Equum Medical, a leader in acute care telehealth, has joined the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) to fulfill a common mission of using virtual care services to deliver high quality and effective care for all Americans, regardless of geography.

When Healthcare Goes Remote, It Should Be For A Reason

Just as my life has been a tale of two worlds, from a childhood in a small Texas town with few prospects to a physician entrepreneur in New York, so has the nature of the market space I work in: telehealth.

ISQUA Virtual Event Impact of E Health March 2022

This presentation will focus on these concepts of reliability and resiliency through the construct of Patient Flow with the proposal that with the goal of a HRO hospital concentrating on this metric, efficiency in operations and clinical outcomes can be achieved. At first the operational and clinical interventions to Patient Flow will be presented independently, followed by an introduction to an enterprise architecture that combines both systems in a united design.

Can we continue to ask our nation's care providers to do MORE with LESS?

The past two years have seen a surge in patient volume, clinical workforce shortages and negative operating margins, jeopardizing organizations' sustainability.

Telehealth: Dispelling 5 arguments holding back one of healthcare’s best innovations

Seldom has there been a new care modality subject to more misinformation than telehealth. As anyone who has observed the industry for a length of time understands, healthcare is notoriously change-averse.

Equum Medical: Telehealth-enabled Professional Clinical Services Delivery Company

With the increasing provider and clinician burnout, it has become a challenge for hospitals to do more with less. Furthermore, the growing investment in technology—telehealth— has further disrupted clinical workflows. That’s where Equum Medical can help.

14 Business Leaders Share Their Predictions For Consumer Behavior In 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic has dramatically increased the need for more content, technology-based marketing and has given individuals the agency to take control of their health. In that sense, the pandemic has changed people on an individual level and it has also permanently altered certain industries.

Want To Retain Your Employees? 15 Perks To Consider Offering Your Staff

Today, potential employees have more options than ever before when looking for a job due to the increase in remote work. This means that leaders need to find ways for their business to stand out to bring in high-quality applicants, and one of the easiest ways to do so is through offering perks that also positively impact retention rates within their current workforce.

Growing Quickly? Here’s How To Manage And Maintain Your Company Culture

Rapid growth for a business can mean great things for the bottom line. However, the faster a company expands, the more chance there is for company values to get lost amidst the growth.

Samsung, Vitalchat and EQUUM Medical form telehealth partnership for rural hospitals

As the pandemic's toll worsens, new Access4Health program offers support for grants, technology and physician expertise to promote equal access to care resources.

How AI is fueling the new Tele-ICU

Critical Care Quality and Outcomes Metrics have benefitted from Tele-ICU programs, but now AI is adding greater efficiency from scheduling to proactive intervention.


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EQUUM Medical is an acute care telehealth company, enabling access to specialty care across a variety of clinical settings.