February is American Heart Month
In observance of American Heart Month, Palmetto Care Connections is spotlighting telehealth in cardiology.
Telehealth in Cardiology Program Spotlight
Source: South Carolina Telehealth Alliance
Andrea Robinson loves living in a small town and having his primary care physician only 5 minutes away. However, when he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure he had to travel 45-60 minutes to see his cardiologist each week. Thanks to new telehealth technology, he can now see his cardiologist in an exam room in the same building as his primary care. Hear Andrea’s story and what this new convenience means for him.
To view more videos about telehealth in South Carolina, visit https://www.scetv.org/news/telehealth
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