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Telemedicine App Development: Trends, Challenges, Features, and Cost

Reported by Aleksandra | June 21st, 2019 @ 01:22 PM

In order to change the healthcare industry landscape telemedicine app development has begun. It is a subset of telehealth, which uses a wide range of modern technologies and specializes in providing medical services from a distance with the help of software and communication tools.

Telemedicine helps to support the healthcare system across patients, doctors, and medical establishments. The major task of telemedicine services is to provide remote doctor visits, increase medical service efficiency, and monitor health conditions from a distance.

Read on to learn about the main advantages of telemedicine app development.

  1. Availability of medical services

At first, a telemedicine app provides healthcare service for distant regions with no access to clinics. Besides, there is a problem of healthcare personnel shortage, especially in rural areas. These apps can help veterans, elderly people, school kids, etc, reach medical services easily.

  1. Convenient and time-efficient medical care

You don't have to spend time visiting a hospital and waiting in line to get a preliminary doctor consultation. This process could take ages, if you need to visit a few different specialists.

Telemedicine apps can be used to make an appointment for remote medical help. Patient and doctor can connect at a convenient time and treatment starts quickly and more effectively. Moreover, telemedicine applications can be widely used in emergency care.

  1. Medical record keeping

Telemedicine applications help doctors access and store medical data more effectively. Nowadays it is difficult to access these records and transmit them to other doctors for better treatment prescriptions.

  1. Unified patient management and monitoring system

Telemedicine app development solutions can help with updates to prescriptions, consultations, chronic disease monitoring, and so on.

Here https://mlsdev.com/blog/telemedicine-app-development you can get more details about the benefits of telemedicine app development.

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  • Daniel Dan

    Daniel Dan May 5th, 2020 @ 03:38 AM


    Thanks for sharing your knowledges.
    Maybe you'll be also interested in reading our thoughts about advantages and challenges of the IoT in healthcare.

    Have a good day!

  • Anahit Ghazaryan

    Anahit Ghazaryan November 16th, 2020 @ 09:24 AM

    Trying to find out how to start a telehealth business, you are probably wondering about the benefits of building your own telemedicine app. Let’s investigate which benefits telemedicine app development can bring to both patients and medical businesses.

    1. Unlimited access to medical services - The main benefit of telemedicine software is access to healthcare services from any location in the world. With a telemedicine app, anyone can get access to doctors regardless of the physical location.

    2. Reduced cost - Telemedicine software brings along another important benefit: cost saving. As patients get medical assistance remotely and without personal hospital visits, you can save money on the rent and run of working space.

    3. Time-efficient medical care - With telemedicine applications for healthcare, it is possible to get a consultation without leaving your home or in the middle of your lunch break.

    4. Progressive EHR - Telemedicine software can be used for electronic healthcare records management. Medical staff can access data without the need to find paper records.

    5. Patient management and monitoring - With telemedicine applications, it’s possible to organize efficient management of patients, control of consultations, prescriptions, and so on.

    6. Time management for doctors - With super busy schedules, doctors can be overwhelmed by the number of patients. Telemedicine app development can help address the problem by allowing the administrative staff to control the workload of doctors.

    7. Streamlining administrative tasks - Telemedicine solutions can be used for the efficient administration of medical establishments. Without a need to fill out forms and documentation, doctors can spend more time working directly with patients.

    The list above clearly demonstrates the benefits of telemedicine app development for patients and doctors. Thus, investment if such a solution is a profitable affair for any medical institution.

  • Jeffree Vernad

    Jeffree Vernad March 19th, 2021 @ 01:06 PM

    The Internet of Behaviors is the step into new digital reality, where a health app will make a grocery shopping list based on the user's real-time health parameters, or a #streaming app will suggest content inspired by internet searches. Information is everything, and now it should be persuasive enough to influence user #behavior.

    Check out our latest article on another top technology trend of 2021 and beyond - the IoB - https://blackthorn-vision.com/blog/the-future-of-the-loT-the-intern....

  • Jeffree Vernad

    Jeffree Vernad March 26th, 2021 @ 10:15 AM

    Thanks for sharing your experience! Really enjoyed the reading.
    Despite all the advancements in medicine, recent events have shown that we humans are still very vulnerable.
    Artificial intelligence will help prevent epidemics in the future, and new vaccines will be tested on thousands of virtual patients within minutes.

    Read more about how technology will shape the healthcare industry in our latest article - https://blackthorn-vision.com/blog/future-of-technology-in-the-heal.... It may be interesting for people as an addition.

  • Kirsty

    Kirsty May 5th, 2021 @ 08:16 AM

    Thanks for sharing so detailed information about telemedicine apps.

  • Maryna

    Maryna June 10th, 2021 @ 07:48 AM

    Telemedicine lets both doctors and patients to simplify the consultation process and always keep in touch. So no wonder why telemedicine app development has become such a popular thing. Check this article for more info.

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