Telepsychiatry

Telemedicine Intervention for Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Long-term Care Facilities

Telemedicine Intervention for Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Long-term Care Facilities

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Researchers of the DETECT study aim to assess the potential for future implementation of telemedicine consultation for managing neuropsychiatric symptoms in long-term care facilities.

Telehealth-Delivered Behavioral Therapy, Supportive Care Beneficial for Low Back Pain

Telehealth-Delivered Behavioral Therapy, Supportive Care Beneficial for Low Back Pain

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Cognitive behavioral therapy and supportive care psychotherapy, both delivered by nurses over the telephone, may offer comparable benefits for the management of chronic back pain.

Computerized Self-Interview Tool Validated for Substance Abuse Disorder Identification

Computerized Self-Interview Tool Validated for Substance Abuse Disorder Identification

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The ACASI ASSIST has good diagnostic accuracy for detecting unhealthy substance use and substance use disorder for tobacco, alcohol, marijuana, and cocaine use.

Telemedicine Can Effectively Treat ADHD in Kids

Telemedicine Can Effectively Treat ADHD in Kids

Children with ADHD who live in remote areas can benefit from pharmacotherapy through videoconferencing.

Telepsychiatry Can Help Reduce Long Patient Boarding Times

Telepsychiatry Can Help Reduce Long Patient Boarding Times

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Telepsychiatry offers solutions for hospitals that can't justify the expense of employing full-time onsite psychiatrists.

Patient Self-Scheduling Expected to Increase Exponentially

Patient Self-Scheduling Expected to Increase Exponentially

An estimated 64% of patients are expected to book appointments online within the next five years.

AAFP Urges Telemedicine Reimbursement Changes

AAFP Urges Telemedicine Reimbursement Changes

Family medicine organization asks U.S. Department of HHS to broaden the definition of telemedicine and drop restrictive clause.

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