Blog Archives: telehealth

The Government’s Ambitions Plans to Grow Broadband Access

A major barrier to widespread telehealth adoption in the United States is lack of access to broadband internet.  While telehealth utilization has surged since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth’s potential for growth is limited by lack of high-speed internet connections for both patients and providers. However, not all Americans have access to broadband.  […]

Amazon Moves to Disrupt Health, Influence Policy

Amazon is primed to disrupt primary care just like the tech giant has done to retail, cloud computing, and package delivery services.  This time, it’s telehealth.  On March 17, 2021, Amazon took a major step forward in expanding its health care reach by announcing  plans to make Amazon Care, its virtual health service benefit, available […]