Tag Archives: Health

What You Need to Know About Your Thyroid Health

Your thyroid, one of your most important endocrine glands, greatly influences almost every cell in your body. Aside from regulating your metabolism by releasing the necessary hormones, the thyroid is also important for the growth and development in children, as well as nearly every physiological process in your body.1 When your thyroid levels are out… Read More »

How asynchronous telemedicine saved SSM Health 18 minutes per visit

SSM Health, a health system that serves Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin, is always looking for ways to reduce the cost of healthcare while increasing access for the patients it serves. THE PROBLEM As most in healthcare know, many of the low-acuity conditions for which patients seek treatment do not necessarily require an in-person visit.… Read More »

Expect Walmart Health To Challenge CVS And Other Chains – Forbes

Photographer: Callaghan O’Hare/Bloomberg © 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP This month Walmart will open a separate “Walmart Health” Care Center in its Dallas, Georgia, store. The opening is slated for September 13. This facility will provide low-priced health services for local customers that include dental, audiology, x-ray examinations, and mental health counseling. This is in direct response… Read More »