CAST Updates Telehealth Online Tool

CAST | October 14, 2020 | by Donna Childress

New products, vendors, and case study help providers choose technology during the pandemic.

In response to increased use of telehealth during the pandemic, LeadingAge CAST has released updates to its Telehealth and RPM Selection Tool. CAST encourages providers to use this tool, as it can better help them choose and implement the best telehealth solutions for their organizations.

New Products and Vendors

The Online Selection Tool and Product Matrix now include information on 16 products. Six new vendors have been added:

New CAST Case Study

The updated tool also includes one new CAST case study, which explains how CAST Patron HumanGood, the sixth largest nonprofit senior living provider in the country, quickly implemented telehealth when the COVID-19 pandemic started. Read the summary and the full case study.

Telehealth Policy Priority

LeadingAge continues to strive to eliminate barriers to realizing technology and telehealth benefits, including acquisition and training costs, inadequate standards, privacy concerns, and administrative barriers.  For more information, please see our Telehealth and Technology policy priorities.