Home Health Telecommunications: Technology to Improve Revenues / Edition 1

Home Health Telecommunications: Technology to Improve Revenues / Edition 1

by Ronald J. Pion, Laura Hyatt, Stevan Altman, Ronald Linder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070494495

ISBN-13: 9780070494497

Pub. Date: 09/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Technological innovations have provided medical science with an opportunity. By electronically linking with patients via phone line and satellite, providers can actually increase their effectiveness while simultaneously decreasing costs. Home Health Telecommunications: Technology and Care to Improve Revenues delves deeply into the new world of communications…  See more details below

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Technological innovations have provided medical science with an opportunity. By electronically linking with patients via phone line and satellite, providers can actually increase their effectiveness while simultaneously decreasing costs. Home Health Telecommunications: Technology and Care to Improve Revenues delves deeply into the new world of communications technology, explaining how it can be practically applied to healthcare delivery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070494497
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
194

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Preface
Sect. 1The Changing Climate of Home Healthcare and Technology1
Ch. 1Advancing Healthcare Communication: An Introduction3
Ch. 2The Digital Emergence21
Ch. 3The Business of Home Healthcare41
Sect. 2Advances in Technology67
Ch. 4Telecommunications in the Home69
Ch. 5The New Screen Telephone97
Ch. 6The Telecommunications Industry and Healthcare117
Sect. 3Beyond the Year 2000135
Ch. 7Future Challenges137
Ch. 8The Age of Information Transfer161
App. A: Resources181
About the Authors183
Index191

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