Telemedicine harnesses electronic communication (two-way video, email, smart phones, tablets, etc.) to exchange medical information in order to improve a patient’s health status. It’s a rapidly-growing part of health care as a more cost-effective, timely, and safe way to improve access to care. More than half of U.S. hospitals now use some form of telemedicine, covering millions of patients.
Telemedicine in a state like New Hampshire helps bring a high level of expert care to rural areas. It also increases round-the- clock coverage in specialties not typically staffed 24-hours a day at local hospitals. Our telemedicine doctors are all credentialed by CMC.
across new hampshire
Currently, CMC offers telemedicine services in the following hospitals:
And in collaboration with the following ambulance companies:
For additional information or to set up a referral, call:
Barbara McIntosh, MSN, RN
Manager of Telemedicine & Stroke Services