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VirtuOx launches DocViaWeb


WASHINGTON – VirtuOx, a national sleep and respiratory testing provider, has launched a sister company, DocViaWeb, to provide HIPAA-compliant and cost-effective telemonitoring solutions for healthcare organizations and professionals to diagnose and treat at home.

No reason to hold back on technology, speakers say


NEW ORLEANS – Whether it’s PERS, telehealth or remote health monitoring, tech-enabled home care is here and it’s here to stay, said the speakers at the Home Health Technology Summit last week.

Congress seeks to eliminate barriers to telehealth


WASHINGTON – The Senate introduced a bill Feb. 2 that would lay the groundwork to expand Medicare reimbursement for telehealth services, according to Bloomberg. The bill, S.

Costs don't always add up


Barry Berger may simply have been ahead of his time when he embraced telehealth way back in 2010.

Telehealth: The next phase in health care


YARMOUTH, Maine – Could the trend of pushing more health care into the home finally push telehealth to the forefront?

In brief: CMS reports glitch, OIG reports overpayments


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A problem with ordering/referring physician data in the DME MAC claim system is affecting processing, as well as the data available in the myCGS web portal and the Jurisdiction C IVR, according to a bulletin from CGS.

Sleep960 turns to telehealth to increase adherence


FORT MYERS, Fla. – Signature Sleep Services (dba Sleep960), in conjunction with, has initiated a telehealth service solution for patients experiencing difficulties adapting to and living with sleep apnea.

U.S. leads 'telehealth craze'


EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – The number of patients in the U.S. using telehealth services is set to grow to 1.3 million in 2017 up from 227,000 in 2012, according to a new report from IMS Research. Revenue from telehealth in the U.S.