Treating behavioral health through telehealth
Telehealth technology is improving access to care for those needing a psychiatric evaluation. The technology is not only reducing costs and providing more efficient care to patients, but at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Ill., it has helped reduce the wait times in the emergency department for behavioral health patients by 33 percent.
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