December 2018

The Doctor is (Logged) In
James Marcin, M.D., talks about how the rise of telehealth targets rural patients and preventative medicine. Instead of being reactive, he says the goal is to be proactive in treating patients and preventing hospitalization.  

Retail Outlets Using Telehealth Pose Significant Privacy and Policy Concerns for Health Care
UC Davis Health
As retail outlets continue to expand their health care services and begin to utilize telehealth, researchers at the UC Davis School of Medicine and Harvard Medical School have some concerns about policy and privacy.

November 2018

UC Davis MIND Institute Launches Autism Tele-ECHO Program 
UC Davis Health
The UC Davis MIND Institute is launching a telehealth education program in 2019 aimed at helping community hospital clinicians care for children with autism.

October 2018

UC Davis Health Physician Wins Telehealth Research Award  
UC Davis Health
Stephanie Crossen, M.D., won an award for the best abstract at the Society for Education and Advancement of Research In Connected Health (SEARCH) telehealth research symposium in San Diego. 

Telehealth Just as Effective as In-Person Care for Treating Psoriasis
Clinical Innovation + Technology
Telehealth care models are just as effective as in-person visits with physicians when treating patients with psoriasis, according to a study published in JAMA. Study researchers include physicians with UC Davis Health.

September 2018

Tele-Ophthalmology Launched at UC Davis Midtown Clinic 
UC Davis Newsroom
A new tele-ophthalmology program in Sacramento aims to improve early screening for diabetic retinopathy to prevent vision loss.

UC Davis Telehealth Director Accepted into Leadership Program
California Health Care Foundation
Center for Health and Technology Director James Marcin, M.D., is one of 32 clinical leaders who have been accepted into the California Health Care Foundation's two-year Health Care Leadership Program.

UC Davis Awarded Tele-AIMI Behavioral Health Grant
UC Davis Newsroom 
Our telehealth team has been awarded a three-year grant for a research study that will evaluate the impact of adult and pediatric tele-behavioral health consultations on patient-centered outcomes.

Getting Great Care Via Video 
U.S. News & World Report
The UC Davis Cancer Care Network allows UC Davis cancer experts to hold videoconferences with oncologists, pathologists, surgeons and other cancer experts in rural hospitals so they can review patient cases and alert patients of clinical trials.

Trends and Innovations in Health Benefits and Care 
Sacramento Business Journal
Jana Katz-Bell, Assistant Dean for Interprofessional Programs at the UC Davis School of Medicine and Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, talks about telehealth during a panel event.

Silicon Valley Telehealth Conference Explores "What Would Amazon Do?" Amid the New Wave of Telehealth Revenue Models
Markets Insider
Peter Yellowlees, UC Davis Professor of Psychiatry, discusses the expanding telehealth marketplace.

Treating Depression Through Telehealth
Chicago Health
Peter Yellowlees, UC Davis Professor of Psychiatry, discusses using telehealth to treat behavioral health issues.

August 2018

Lodi Hospital Teams Up With UC Davis for Telehealth Education
Lodi News-Sentinel
UC Davis Health offers mock drills so Lodi Adventist Health can better prepare its clinicians to administer emergency care to pediatric and neonatal patients.

July 2018

Panel: Telemedicine's Role in Combating the Opioid Epidemic
Markets Insider
Peter Yellowlees, UC Davis Professor of Psychiatry, discusses how telehealth can play a role in curbing the opioid epidemic.

June 2018

Virtual House Calls Offered Widely in Sacramento
Sacramento Bee
UC Davis Health offers telehealth and virtual visits so patients can have increased access to convenient care.

May 2018

Telehealth a Tool for Avoiding Clinician Burnout
mHealth Intelligence
Peter Yellowlees, UC Davis Professor of Psychiatry, talks about how it can be less stressful for a physician to see a patient online than in person.

March 2018

Northern Valley Indian Health Partners With UC Davis Telemedicine
Chico News and Review
UC Davis provides telehealth specialty services to Northern Valley Indian Health in Chico, Calif.

Telehealth Gives Rural Residents Access to Specialist Care
mHealth Intelligence
Cites a study by UC Davis Health that showed significant cost-savings associated with telehealth.

Congress Turns to Telemedicine to Take On Substance Abuse Epidemic
mHealth Intelligence
Peter Yellowlees, UC Davis Professor of Psychiatry, discusses the challenges of treating addicts through telehealth.

January 2018

Orchard Hospital and UC Davis Partner to Offer Pediatric Telemedicine
Gridley Herald
Pediatric telehealth services through UC Davis Health are now offered at Orchard Hospital in Gridley.

Telemedicine: The New House Call
KVIE Studio Sacramento
UC Davis Health doctors Thomas Nesbitt and Heather Young discuss the use of telehealth technology in health care. Link includes a video of the discussion.

Tech Transforming Health and Medicine
PLOS Blogs
James Michiel, UC Davis Mobile Health Lead, talks about the rise of consumer-facing health and fitness technology.

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