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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sense.ly

Sense.ly secures $1.25 million in seed round of funding

Originally, the company was incubated within Orange SA, France's leading telecom and technology company, and launched independently in 2013.
Telehealth company Teladoc

Telehealth company Teladoc raises $50 million

Existing investors include Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), Cardinal Partners, HLM Venture Partners, Trident Capital, and New Capital Partners.