A Hybrid Approach to Direct-to-Consumer Telehealth

In this article published by Becker’s Hospital Review, Avizia’s CEO Mike Baird details the risks that direct-to-consumer telehealth may pose to care coordination, including incomplete medical records and gaps in care. He details how a hybrid telehealth solution is a viable alternative, and should be hospital and health system-led augmented by integrated virtual direct-to-consumer services. […]

Connecticut Children’s Named One of Nation’s “Most Wired”

Avizia empowers Connecticut Children’s to launch a new telehealth platform. The annual survey by the American Hospital Association’s Health Forum names Connecticut Children’s Medical as one of the “most wired” hospitals in the U.S. “Most Wired” hospitals are using smartphones, telehealth and remote monitoring tools to create more ways for patients to access services, for physicians to access […]

The CONNECT Act May Ease Telehealth Restrictions — Here’s How

The CONNECT for Health Act would improve coverage of telehealth and remote patient monitoring as basic benefits in Medicare Advantage. Avizia CEO Mike Baird and the executive director for the Alliance for Connected Care, Krista Drobac, spoke with Becker’s Hospital Review to discuss how the CONNECT for Health Act may ease telehealth restrictions—and provide Medicare […]

Avizia and Ascom Collaborate to Enable Next Generation Healthcare Delivery

Technology partnership combines leading-edge secure communications application with innovative smartphone designed specifically for clinicians RESTON, VA and RALEIGH, NC — July 26, 2017 — Avizia, powering system-wide telehealth, today announced a technology partnership with Ascom, a global solutions provider focused on healthcare information and communication technology and mobile workflow solutions. The agreement allows for the seamless […]

Avizia Hires Dave Driscoll as Senior Vice President of Sales

Driscoll to advance Avizia’s position as the leader in system-wide telehealth Reston, Va. — July 19, 2017 — Avizia, powering system-wide telehealth, today announced the hire of Dave Driscoll as senior vice president of sales. As Avizia’s growth accelerates, Driscoll’s experience guiding significant top-line growth and energizing premier sales organizations will be a valuable asset. […]

New Telestroke Guidelines: What you need to know

American Telemedicine Association 2017 Telestroke Guidelines As the fifth most common cause of death and the leading cause of long-term adult disability in the world, strokes pose a widespread public health dilemma. And while many studies have proven the viability of using telehealth services to rapidly address patient needs, providing cohesive care between facilities is […]

A System-Wide Telehealth Approach

Creating a system-wide telehealth program is a long game, but there’s a payoff for hospitals taking a holistic view on the next generation of care delivery. Avizia’s CEO and founder, Mike Baird, discusses why hospitals and health systems need to take a strategic and long-range approach to telehealth. Rather than focusing on single use cases, […]

Avizia Powers MyDocNow Medical Mission in Rural Philippines

Led by MyDocNow, the mission screened 450 pregnant women to identify high-risk pregnancies; several thousand children under age five were evaluated Reston, Va. — July 12, 2017 — Avizia, powering system-wide telehealth, demonstrated its ability to enable care delivery to patients in remote and underserved regions of the globe as part of a rural medical […]