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Posts in "Healthcare"


To Go or Not To Go: Where are You Covered?

November 23, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

We think it’s safe to say that in your lifetime either through parenthood or as a child you have paid a visit to the emergency room for something that a simple band aid or ace […]


Telemedicine, Finally a Promising Future

November 2, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

Healthcare systems are finally paving the way to connect patients with physicians more than ever. It’s been estimated that at the end of 2016, over 60% of healthcare providers will offer telemedicine services which is […]


Self-Talk to Success

September 9, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

“I’m good enough, I’m smart enough and gosh darn it people like me”. That was the phrase used to describe the insecure Self-Talk to Success character, Stuart Smalley played by Al Franken on Saturday Night […]


Federal Program Enables Telemedicine for Rural Healthcare

July 28, 2016 by Eric Seguin

While the setting of America’s rural landscape can be very attractive and enjoyable, there are serious issues facing rural residents that are currently being addressed to improve the overall quality of life. A major challenge […]


Who’s Chasing Gold in Rio?

July 27, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

I’ve always been a lifelong fan of the Olympics, summer and winter games alike and this year is no different. It’s exciting to watch these amateur & professional athletes who for four years work endlessly, […]


Telemedicine: What Should You Know?

June 30, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

Telemedicine is the remote delivery of healthcare services and clinical information between a patient and healthcare provider at a distant site using telecommunications technology. Telemedicine has quickly become an effective means of providing healthcare in rural […]


Skilled Nursing Facilities soon to be Eligible for Telecom Discounts

June 22, 2016 by Bill Colacurcio

Public and private skilled nursing facilities will soon be able to provide higher capacity access for telemedicine services after the Senate gave final congressional approval to the Rural Health Care Connectivity Act. In 1996, Congress mandated […]