Category: Telemedicine

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One of the worst feelings is when you open up a bill from the hospital and look at the amount you owe. For me, it’s typically a complete surprise, and I have no idea what to expect when I’m looking at that bill. I then look at what they charged insurance and get a sinking […]
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Over the past few years of seeing patients virtually for genetic counseling, I have had quite a few people mention that they couldn’t find any genetic counselors near where they lived. After searching the internet, they finally found a genetic counselor in telemedicine, like our company, Advanced Tele-Genetic Counseling. I decided to search the internet […]
Increasing patient access to genetic counseling piqued my interest as a student. This curiosity lead me to a rotation at a telemedicine genetic counseling company, AT-GC, in January 2020. Little did I know how advantageous my curiosity would prove to be.  Two months after completing my AT-GC rotation, a global pandemic spiraled out of control, […]
Telemedicine has greatly increased access to genetic counseling services. A previous blog post highlights the use of telemedicine or tele-counseling in genetic counseling services. Due to the COVD-19 pandemic, a lot of genetic counseling students have had to adapt training through telemedicine. Advanced Tele-Genetic Counseling is a telehealth company offering a flexible platform for genetic […]
Scheduling and attending an appointment with genetic counselors isn’t always easy for patients to do even when they could benefit from the resources these professionals offer. Perhaps some of your patients live in rural communities, have scheduling conflicts or just can’t find a genetic specialist in the area who is familiar with their specific medical […]
Telemedicine has been around for over a century and continues to play an important role in our healthcare system. Now, more than ever due to many people around the world being encouraged to stay at home, telemedicine has become one of the primary ways for physicians to communicate with their patients in order to prevent […]