The Virtual Care Blog

The Virtual Care Blog

Delivering the latest on virtual care for healthcare leaders.

Scott Berghoff

Scott spent 20 years in pharmaceutical sales in Arizona, Alaska, California, New York City, and New Mexico. He has an MBA in Health Care Management and likes to keep up on current and upcoming trends in the health care industry. He and his wife, a Family Nurse Practitioner, live in Arizona.

Recent Posts

Eight Reasons Video Conference Products Don't Provide Enterprise Virtual Care

Posted by Scott Berghoff

Video conference products provide a way to talk with friends, family, and conduct a business meeting, but they’re not designed to handle the...

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8 Ways The CARES Act Will Help Improve Telehealth Expansion & Access

Posted by Scott Berghoff

 The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, or CARES Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. At over $2 trillion, this formidable...

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Four ways enterprise virtual care benefits the ET3 payment model

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Virtual Care In Emergency Transport Isn’t New

Much of the American public first saw remote care in ambulances on the 1970s television show...

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Three reasons why you should change your multipoint virtual care to a single-point solution.

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Multiple Point Products for Virtual Care is Problematic

Many healthcare systems are solving consumer virtual care demands by implementing a...

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5 EASY STEPS TO GET THE BEST WEBSIDE MANNER

Posted by Scott Berghoff

Webside Manner vs Bedside Manner

If a person delivers bad news in a surly or non-empathetic way, we often say they have a poor bedside manner, or...

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4 Ways Hospitals Can Prepare for COVID-19 Using Virtual Care

Posted by Scott Berghoff

COVID-19 is spreading rapidly. Evidence of this is being reported across the United States from Washington State to Rhode Island. The numbers of...

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4 Ways Virtual Care Reduces Healthcare Costs

Posted by Scott Berghoff

Failure of care delivery and failure of care coordination are two top contributors of healthcare overspending.

A recent study conducted by Humana...

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How Employee Virtual Care Lowers Your Healthcare Costs

Posted by Scott Berghoff

Employee Healthcare Benefit Costs Keep Climbing! 

With the average cost of employer provided healthcare at more than $14,000/employee, hospitals...

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Decrease 30-day readmissions by proactively managing newly discharged patients with virtual care.

Posted by Scott Berghoff

High Readmission Rates Costs Your Organization Millions Each Year

In 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) determined the total cost...

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Multi-Year Strategic Partnership with Banner Health, eVisit, and VeeMed Improves Healthcare Access

Posted by Scott Berghoff

Banner Health Announces Virtual Care Partnership

Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the US with more than 1...

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