Telehealth

Telehealth offers new ways of delivering care through the use of video and audio technologies.

The clinical opportunities within Telehealth provide many positive impacts that include better health outcomes, more immediate treatments, economic benefits and access to specialized care and consultation.  

The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated Telehealth opportunities in our state as we strive to keep South Carolinians safe at home while providing necessary medical care.
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Virtual Conferences Allow Earlier Detection of Disease for Lung Cancer Patients

Doctors at the McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, South Carolina, recently expanded a Lung Cancer Screening Program to include a multi-disciplinary Lung Nodule Clinic which works to detect...
Women in rural areas of the Lowcountry can access healthcare services at Charleston County Public Library branches.

Top 10 telehealth stories of 2021

As the world grappled with another year of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical professionals found a way to balance in-person care with telehealth visits. For many COVID-19 patients, telehealth visits...

Virtual care improves quality of life for patients with heart failure

Linda McCants, a 62-year-old from Eastover, S.C., suffered for years due to congestive heart failure, a condition in which the heart does not pump blood adequately. She struggled to breathe, move and...

Mentorship program helps doctors treat opioid use disorders

Project ECHO for Opioid Use Disorders uses telehealth platforms to connect providers to a hub of experts from an academic medical center.

My Telehealth

What is Telehealth? Telehealth is the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support long-distance clinical health care, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration.Telehealth News on scetv.org

Mentorship program helps doctors treat opioid use disorders

Project ECHO for Opioid Use Disorders uses telehealth platforms to connect…

Mentorship program helps doctors treat opioid use disorders

Project ECHO for Opioid Use Disorders uses telehealth platforms to connect…

Digital literacy: overcoming isolation in a connected world

When the Covid-19 Pandemic hit, many people became isolated; but technology…

What is the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance and My Telehealth?

Through the human stories of patients, families, clinicians and others, SCETV, in collaboration with the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance, will carefully dissect the complexities of Telehealth.  

The goal of each story is to elevate public understanding and knowledge of Telehealth and its diverse services in South Carolina. 

The clinical opportunities within Telehealth provide many positive impacts that include better health outcomes, more immediate treatments, economic benefits and access to specialized care and consultation.