Telemedicine

Telemedicine Phone App Essential for Family Vacations

A “must have” addition to your packing list for this summer’s family trip won’t take up any suitcase space. It’s an app for your smart phone that gives you access to a board certified telemedicine physician from wherever you happen to be sightseeing. “The ideal situation for getting medical care is when a patient sees his or her own doctor in person,” said Richard Vienne, D.O., Univera Healthcare ... »

First-of-its-kind survey shows early acceptance

Nearly five out of 10 upstate New York adults are aware of telemedicine, and 80 percent of those who have used telemedicine rated their experience as “very good” or “excellent,” according to a survey commissioned by Univera Healthcare. The online survey administered by the polling firm One Research contacted 2,000 upstate New York adults, a representative sample of the region’s U.S. Census Bureau ... »

Telemedicine Gaining Acceptance

Summary: Telemedicine is gaining acceptance in upstate New York, according to a Univera Healthcare survey. Univera Healthcare found that nearly five in ten upstate New York adults are aware of telemedicine, and 80 percent of those who have used it rated their experience as “very good” or “excellent.” View results of the Univera survey online at http://tinyurl.com/hcbta26. According to a survey com... »