EDITOR’S NOTE: National Quality Forum (NQF) issued two new reports this week that provide guidance to advance health information technology, with the intent of making healthcare more effective and safer for all Americans. The terms “telemedicine” and “telehealth” have been used interchangeably in healthcare, but there is a difference. Telemedicine…
Rural healthcare is under siege from the current language in the looming American Health Care Act (AHCA), which is raising its own issues along with the vulnerability of Medicaid and the ongoing insurance exchange crises under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). That said, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders…