Teaming up with TeleMedico is a positive step toward achieving this goal by removing common barriers to providing telehealth services in The Villa at Rose City Skilled Nursing Center.
Rose City, MI (PRWEB) October 30, 2015
The Villa at Rose City proudly announces a new partnership with TeleMedico to bring remote access connecting health care for the patients and residents at Rose City with current Healthcare providers and Specialists for continuum of care. Formally defined, telemedicine is the use of medical information exchanged from one site to another via electronic communications to improve a patient’s clinical health status. Telemedicine includes a growing variety of applications and services utilizing two-way video conferencing.
The Villa at Rose City recognizes the important need of bringing continuum of care to their short-term patients and long-term residents by providing telemedicine. “The passion for caring for others, in our rural area is evident everyday at the Villa”, stated, Sharon David, Executive Director, “We are committed to maintaining outstanding clinical outcomes for our short-term patients and long-term residents, and the implementation of TeleMedico at the Villa to improve the access of care is an obvious solution.”TeleMedico Carts are equipped with high-quality, two way audiovisual technologies to facilitate increased collaboration and patient observation. In addition, TeleMedico Hospital carts are fully equipped with a remote Stethoscope, Dermascope, and Otoscope for Physicians to diagnose their patients. The high resolution computer monitor and audio system create an interactive patient experience with their Physician. TeleMedico will provide an additional constant state of readiness to meet the growing needs of patients at Rose City. "In today’s healthcare arena, success of serving patients and their families continues to move toward the adaptation of innovative technology to meet patient’s unique needs, “ said Sharon McCaulley, Director of Nursing. Teaming up with TeleMedico is a positive step toward achieving this goal by removing common barriers to providing telehealth services in The Villa at Rose City Skilled Nursing Center.
Villa Healthcare is changing the landscape of post-hospital care by transforming nursing facilities into modern, post-acute care settings known for clinical sophistication, quality medical care, unexpected luxury, and exceptional levels of comfort and services. Villa Healthcare offers transitional and long-term care as well as a full range of specialized clinical programs. At present, Villa Healthcare consists of 25 facilities throughout the Midwest, including their latest acquisition of the Bortz Healthcare facilities throughout Michigan. The organization has gained a reputation for its medical expertise, compassionate and attentive patient care, and innovative treatment and programs. Our community involvement and support are cornerstones of Villa Healthcare’s operating philosophy.
TeleMedico stands by continuity of care, with this partnership Villa Healthcare can offer their attending Physicians full access to a HIPAA compliant platform to treat their patients remotely. With TeleMedico physician encounters are reimbursable and allows the Physicians to have unlimited access to their patients for improved access to care. Instead of the nursing team consulting by phone to the Physician, the ability to visually see and hear the patient is the new reality.
TeleMedico is committed to providing access to specialty healthcare. To schedule your personal tour, please contact Glenda Brick, Admissions Coordinator for The Villa at Rose City at 989-685-2442.