As telehealth programs across the country look to scalability and sustainability, they seem to put the focus on numbers: how many patients served, how much money saved, how many rehospitalizations avoided. This is how telemedicine is measured these days.
And therein lies a challenge. What numbers are important to a doctor in a small, remote clinic who wants to see a patient but doesn’t want that patient to have to travel a couple hours to get to the office? (mHealth Intelligence)