eClinicalWorks®, a provider of healthcare IT solutions, has announced healow Telehealth, the most widely used telehealth solution, has experienced an unprecedented increase in usage while physicians support the care of millions of Americans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the company said.
In the first 10 days of April, utilization has crossed 10 million minutes. From everyday ailments to life-saving diagnoses, patients are continuing to receive the care they deserve during a time when they are urged to stay home to help minimize the spread of the life-threatening disease.
eClinicalWorks´ healow Telehealth solution features and capabilities are contributing to better decision-making and patient care with the following:
Patients are encouraged to fill out questionnaires prior to the telehealth appointment to support a more productive visit;
In an effort to streamline the patient assessment, patients are able to enter their vitals via the healow platform prior to the visit;
The ability for patients to join the telehealth visit, without any download required, by smartphone, laptop or desktop via a link sent through text or email;
The capability for patients to connect to personal wearable devices (glucometers, weighing scales, blood pressure cuffs, etc.) with the healow app to share data with their provider in real-time.
eClinicalWorks® is a privately held provider of healthcare IT solutions. With more than 130,000 physicians and nurse practitioners using its solutions, customers include ACOs, physician practices, hospitals, community health centers, departments of health, and convenient care clinics. For more information, visit www.eclinicalworks.com.