1. Teledentistry Right Now and Talking Teledentistry June 2019

    Back in June 2019  I sat down virtually with Dr. Howard Farran, the founder of dentaltown, to do a teledentistry podcast on his Dentistry Uncensored series. Teledentistry in June 2019 was the target of organized dentistry and dental boards. Right now the COVID-19 pandemic has forced dental offices to close with care only reserved for patients seeking emergency management. NO elective and non-urgent care is allowed.  The ATDA text and phone line…

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  2. Teledentistry Quick Start Guide

    In the wake of America’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Teledentistry Association is receiving many phone calls from panicked dentists about how they can start using teledentistry in their practices. We have created a short startup guide to point dental professionals in the right direction. https://www.americanteledentistry.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/ATDA-Clinical-Startup-Guide.pdf  

  3. Remote Patient Monitoring Versus Remote Patient Engagement

    The Tenets of Remote Patient Monitoring Remote Patient Monitoring really is exactly what it states. RPM is a technology to enable monitoring of patients outside of conventional clinical settings (e.g. in the home), which may increase access to care and decrease healthcare delivery costs. Typically, it involves mobile medical devices (scales, BP cuffs, pulse oximeters, etc.), used by patients to perform a routine test and send the test data to a healthcare…

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