telemedicine http://wlrn.org en Online Medical Checkups And Other Telemedicine Services Moving Through Legislature http://wlrn.org/post/online-medical-checkups-and-other-telemedicine-services-moving-through-legislature <p>Your next check up may be done in the comfort of your living room.</p><p>A bill to enable more doctors to offer their services via the Internet or other technology passed a Senate committee Tuesday.</p><p>In addition to doctors, the bill now includes as those who can practice telemedicine physician assistants, advanced registered nurse practitioners, and pharmacists.</p><p>Even doctors who aren’t licensed to practice in Florida can provide remote services. They just have to be affiliated with a Florida hospital or health care plan.</p><p>Listen to the story:</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:25:12 +0000 Gina Jordan 30144 at http://wlrn.org Online Medical Checkups And Other Telemedicine Services Moving Through Legislature How Telemedicine Works At Home http://wlrn.org/post/how-telemedicine-works-home <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 1.714em; text-align: justify; font-family: body-font; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); ">http://vimeo.com/37384040</p><p style="margin-bottom: 1.714em; text-align: justify; font-family: body-font; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); ">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 1.714em; text-align: justify; font-family: body-font; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); ">Every morning at 10:00 a.m., congestive heart failure patient Marilyn Yeats of Naples conducts her own health checkup with the help of a computer.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 15:31:28 +0000 Sammy Mack 916 at http://wlrn.org