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Telemedicine in California: progress, challenges, and opportunities

Contributor(s):
Johnston, Barbara.
Solomon, Neil A.
California HealthCare Foundation.
Publication:
Oakland, Calif. : California HealthCare Foundation, c2008
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Diffusion of Innovation
Health Services Accessibility
Telemedicine -- economics
Telemedicine -- legislation & jurisprudence
Telemedicine -- trends
Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Plans
Forecasting
History, 20th Century
Medically Underserved Area
Mental Health Services
Ophthalmology
Patient Participation
Prisons
State Health Plans
Student Health Services
Telemedicine -- history
Telemedicine -- instrumentation
Humans
United States
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
This report briefly examines the evolution of telemedicine in California, describes successful programs in the state and elsewhere, and cites the technological, financial, regulatory, and user-related hurdles that may be stifling further progress. It concludes by posing key questions related to broader adoption of this promising technology.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY license. (More information)
Extent:
28 p.
NLM Unique ID:
101492237 (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
Johnston, Barbara.
Solomon, Neil A.
California HealthCare Foundation.
Publication:
Oakland, Calif. : California HealthCare Foundation, c2008
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Diffusion of Innovation
Health Services Accessibility
Telemedicine -- economics
Telemedicine -- legislation & jurisprudence
Telemedicine -- trends
Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Plans
Forecasting
History, 20th Century
Medically Underserved Area
Mental Health Services
Ophthalmology
Patient Participation
Prisons
State Health Plans
Student Health Services
Telemedicine -- history
Telemedicine -- instrumentation
Humans
United States
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
This report briefly examines the evolution of telemedicine in California, describes successful programs in the state and elsewhere, and cites the technological, financial, regulatory, and user-related hurdles that may be stifling further progress. It concludes by posing key questions related to broader adoption of this promising technology.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY license. (More information)
Extent:
28 p.
NLM Unique ID:
101492237 (See catalog record)