According to the American Telemedicine Association, telemedicine is defined as the use of medical information exchanged from one site to another via electronic communications to improve a patient’s clinical health status. Telemedicine includes a growing variety of applications and services using two-way video, email, smart phones, wireless tools and other forms of telecommunications technology.
A life-saving service – is now available at Mineral Community Hospital.
Telepsychiatry is a brand of telemedicine that allows for individuals to access psychiatrist services and support through real-time videoconferencing.
At Mineral Community Hospital, we’re proud to partner with Dr Laura Salyers, MD, to bring psychiatric services to Mineral County. Whether you’re currently a patient of Dr Salyers or would like to become one, see your primary care provider for a referral for your video visit with Dr Salyers at our Specialty Clinic.
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