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Discussion Forum Posting #1 Use one of the three telemedicine applications discussed in the video (NowClinic, American Well, or Doctor on Demand) and answer the following questions? 1. What are the positives and negatives in relation to the health care delivery? 2. Are there any obstacles with using one of these services? 3. Do you believe that this application will provide patients with better care? 4. Does patient and provider e-health literacy play into this program? Telehealth is the provision of health care, health resources, and health education through electronic information and communication technologies. Telemedicine is medical information exchanged through electronic communication. A common and beneficial way to differentiate between various types of telehealth is to organize the modalities as either synchronous (real time) or asynchronous (store and forward). Synchronous telehealth allows for live interaction between users and includes media such as videoconferencing, while asynchronous forms of telehealth
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  • Spring '19
  • Health care provider, Electronic Intensive Care

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