Spruce Health

Spruce Health’s virtual doctor app is focused on acne problems

Each virtual visit costs $40, and the majority of this money goes to the physician, according to Spruce Health's CEO Ray Bradford.
telehealth

California lawmakers ease telehealth access for residents

Under the new rules, all patients have to do is provide verbal or written consent to being treated through telehealth at an initial meeting with their provider.
Health Resources and Services Administration

HRSA awards $22M to improve healthcare in rural areas

More than $2.3 million went to the Evidence-Based Tele-Emergency Network Program and another $600,000 to the Telehealth Resource Centers.
Philips secures FDA's 510(k) clearance to two of its telehealth apps

Philips secures FDA’s 510(k) clearance to two of its telehealth apps

eCareCoordinator and eCareCompanion are the first clinical applications to be available through the cloud-based digital health platform.
Google testing telehealth services

Google testing telehealth services

Several users searching the web for symptoms of illness have seen a new link appearing at the top to invite them to talk to a real doctor.
Telemedicine market to hit $43.4 billion in 2019

Telemedicine market to hit $43.4 billion in 2019

The telehome category will grow from $6.5 billion in 2013 to nearly $24 billion in 2019, increasing its share of the market from 40% in 2013 to 55% by 2019.
PlushCare

PlushCare launches telehealth service with Stanford, UCSF doctors

The company is looking to differentiate its offering by building long-lasting relationships with patients, rather than provide them with one-off services.
HealthTap Concierge joins the telehealth market

HealthTap Concierge joins the telehealth market

The program allows patients to reach doctors in 105 specialties, 24/7, with affordable price in 50 states; Concierge virtual visits cost $44 per consult.
Panasonic launches tablet-based telehealth service

Panasonic launches tablet-based telehealth service

Launching in November, On4Today is made for residents of assisted living facilities, to keep them connected with family, friends, and care providers.
Alme Health Coach

Next IT unveils virtual health assistant for chronic disease patients

Alme Health Coach is personalized, intelligent product for chronic disease management to improve the patient's journey throughout the treatment plan.