Psychiatry

Home-based clinical video teleconferencing care: Clinical considerations and future directions.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

Clinical video teleconferencing (CVT) is a treatment delivery modality that can be used to provide services to clinical populations that experience barriers to accessing mental health care.

Recent developments in the use of online resources and mobile technologies to support mental health care.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

This review describes recent developments in online and mobile mental health applications, including a discussion of patient portals to support mental health care. These technologies are rapidly evolving, often before there is systematic investigation of their effectiveness.

Institutionally based videoconferencing.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

The delivery of psychiatric care via video-teleconferencing (VTC) technology is thought to have reached a tipping point.

A framework of ethics for telepsychiatry practice.

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Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

Psychiatrists who provide telepsychiatric services must uphold the standards of ethics and professionalism expected in in-person interactions. Psychiatrists' fundamental ethical responsibilities do not change when they take up a new form of practice.

Telepsychiatry: Effective, Evidence-Based, and at a Tipping Point in Health Care Delivery?

Publication Date: 
Aug 24, 2015

Patient-centered health care questions how to deliver quality, affordable, and timely care in a variety of settings. Telemedicine empowers patients, increases administrative efficiency, and ensures expertise gets to the place it is most needed--the patient.

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