Tag: Telemedicine

The Important Work of Telemedicine on Maine Islands

The important work of telemedicine on Maine islands By Maine Seacoast Mission • September 12, 2019 For Maine’s island residents, accessing even basic health care is a significant challenge. Trips to the mainland, when possible, are expensive and time consuming. Since 1905, the Maine Seacoast Mission has played a vital role connecting residents of Maine’s…

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Maine Telemedicine Report Includes Mission Island Health Programs

pressherald.com Health care Updated July 28 Maine still waiting for internet health care revolution Poor broadband and out-of-step Medicare policies relegate the state’s use of telehealth to small niches when it should be in the mainstream. By J. Craig Anderson, Staff Writer Information technology should be revolutionizing the way patients in Maine interact with their…

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Mass General Neurologist Offers Support to Sunbeam’s Telemedicine Work

BAR HARBOR, ME — “Monday, April 15, I spent an amazing day at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) thanks to Anand Viswanathan, MD, PhD,” said the Mission’s Island Health Director Sharon Daley, RN. Director Daley’s was somewhat of a full-circle visit. In May 2018, at the invitation of then-Mission President Scott Planting, Dr. Anand spent three…

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New Portable Telemed Gear Expands Island Health Director’s Patient Reach

BAR HARBOR, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission Island Health Director Sharon Daley will soon have portable telemedicine equipment to augment her floating telemedicine room aboard the Sunbeam V. The Sunbeam’s telemedicine room equipment uses videoconferencing and medical devices (i.e. stethoscope, blood pressure cuff) to connect island resident patients in real time with their medical providers.…

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Sunbeam V Schedule: Island Telemedicine Visits Sept 12-14

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. The Sunbeam V is scheduled to visit Frenchboro, Matinicus, and Isle au Haut. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam,…

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Sunbeam V Schedule: Island Telemedicine Visits August 8-10

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman.

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits June 20th-22nd

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman.

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits June 6th-8th

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman.

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits May 9th-11th

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam V, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman.

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