“Telehealth” Plan Starts Moving In HousePhysicians and other healthcare professionals using the Internet and other technology to provide care to patients remotely, also known as telehealth, began moving forward in the House Thursday.
Fit Friday: The Benefits Of OrthonowcareThe horn sounded off and marathoners hit the ground running. Rosanna Morales use to be one of them until a sudden injury stopped her in her tracks.
The Doctor Will See Your Cash NowEver been "steamed" at your insurance company over a health care claim or denial? Some doctors are too, and it has nothing to do with Obamacare. Now, many physicians are starting to bypass insurance companies in exchange for patients paying them directly. CBS4's Brian Andrews reports... "The Doctor Will See Your Cash Now."
Wealthy Florida Doctor Linked To Senator Back In NewsA wealthy Florida doctor whose offices were raided by the FBI and who allowed a U.S. senator to use his private jet is again under scrutiny for receiving more money from the taxpayer-funded Medicare program than any other doctor.
FDA Approves Nerve-Stimulating Headband To Treat MigrainesFor those who suffer from frequent migraines, there could be a quick fix and it’s all in a headband.
Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.
Nurse Practitioners Could Soon Prescribe Controlled SubstancesThe next time you need a medication, a doctor may not be the one prescribing it.
How Do I Choose A Doctor?Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.
Where Can I Get Care?Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
SKYdoc Looks To Help Sick TravelersEvery traveler has been there at least once. A long trip out of town and you start to feel a little under the weather. Now, a group of Miami hotels are using technology to try to solve this problem.
‘Symptom Checkers’ Available Online If You Can’t Reach A DoctorFeeling sick? Many people turn to the Web to diagnose themselves, but that can be dangerous. Now doctors are coming up with an online remedy.
Short-Term Back Pain Could Cause More Problems Down The RoadJust about everyone has back pain now and then, but, according to recent research, the back pain people suffer from now, could possibly indicate more back troubles to come.