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Telemedicine and Telehealth

Telehealth: Glossary & Acronyms

This glossary contains an alphabetical listing of terms related to telehealth.

Review Date: August 24, 2011

Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, Health Resources and Services Administration

Telehealth: When Health Care Meets Cyberspace

Telehealth is simply using technology, such as computers and mobile devices, to manage your health and well-being. Learn more about it so that you can take advantage of the array of telehealth tools.

Review Date: August 03, 2011

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

VHA Office of Telehealth Services

Learn how the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is using health informatics, disease management and telehealth technologies to provide better access and health care to Veterans.

Review Date: February 04, 2011

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

What Is Telemedicine?

Telemedicine is the use of medical information exchanged from one site to another via electronic communications for the purpose of improving a patient's health status. Learn how telemedicine may help you to take care of your health.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

American Telemedicine Association