A telehealth program at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has provided a virtual video visit by a pulmonologist and nurse care manager to all children on home mechanical ventilation within 48 hours of discharge.
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Legislation proposed in the US House of Representatives would allow respiratory therapists to conduct telehealth services for COPD patients enrolled in Medicare.Read More
Pulmonary rehabilitation delivered to COPD patients via telehealth videos helped reduce 30-day all-cause COPD readmissions by 11.9%.Read More
Patients with cystic fibrosis could avoid having to travel to specialist clinics if health...Read More
If passed, Medicare would cover patient access to respiratory health services in a range of settings, such as an outpatient clinic or in-home.Read More