Retirement Communities Begin Turning to Telemedicine

Retirement Communities Begin Turning to TelemedicineWith America’s senior citizen population growing at a rapid pace, retirement communities around the country are beginning to explore and deploy a variety of options with regard to improving senior care.

In many instances, these efforts lead to telemedicine.

This past week, Mount Pleasant Retirement Community announced the launch of TripleCare’s telemedicine solution, enabling the delivery of “scalable, high-quality care” to patients in need after hours.

Through the use of board-certified physicians, TripleCare telemedicine provides clinical support at the bedside while also helping to establish cutting-edge centers of care.

“We are thrilled to offer the TripleCare solution at a facility that cares so deeply about its patients,” says Susan Riley, TripleCare’s CEO. “We’ll help facilitate Mount Pleasant Retirement Community’s mission to avoid re-hospitalization by bringing an 80 percent success rate that simultaneously reinforces care.”

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