Latest Telepsychiatry Stories

2013-05-13 23:03:09

Northwestern Illinois patients in need of behavioral health care will now have access to comprehensive resources at two local hospitals, Midwest Medical Center in Galena and FHN in Freeport, thanks

2011-04-28 11:11:00

Patient Story: Telemedicine Saved Her Life TAMPA, Fla., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the American Telemedicine Association: WHAT: How can telemedicine save health care dollars while saving lives? How is the booming field of mobile-health technology helping to improve the quality of life for patients with chronic conditions and save them in emergency situations? Are remote medical technologies working well for mental health patients as well as...

2006-10-09 08:15:15

Psychiatrists, often in need and hard to find in rural areas, are increasingly turning to video to treat their far-flung patients, illustrating one of the latest growth areas of telemedicine.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.