Diabetic populations struggle with some of the greatest chronic care challenges that result in non-compliance. The answer to creating a healthier population lies in treating the patient as a whole rather than the diagnosis, and studies show that mental health is a primary factor.
VisuWell, formerly known as WeCounsel, announces the successful completion of a new round of funding slated for sales growth and market expansion of its telemedicine platform. An undisclosed amount was raised led by insiders Longmeadow Capital (Longmeadow, MA), and Point Judith Capital (Boston, MA), among other participants.
VisuWell provides a telemedicine platform for health organizations with any specialty mix. The platform enables any provider group or hospital to add virtual patient encounters to their care delivery model, increasing access and reducing cost.
Get a quick update on federal legislation related to telehealth, specific to chronic care and veterans.
Telemedicine legislation is quickly changing due to growing demand from employers, patients, and providers. 2017 brought many state level telehealth legislation updates and in 9 states this new legislation takes effect in January 2018.