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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Local library provides connection point for healthcare

Women in rural areas of the Lowcountry can access healthcare services at Charleston County Public Library branches. These services are offered through a partnership with the WISE (Women In the...

Baby Steps: A mother and nurse partnership

For LaShawna Nicholson, the journey of motherhood has been full of joyful moments. “Chance is probably the best thing that’s ever happened to me,” Nicholson said. “He’s smart, he’s funny, he’s busy...

Virtual visits are a lifeline for South Carolina patients

When everyone in her home became sick with COVID-19 at the same time, Shirley Erwin struggled to take care of her family while suffering through the illness herself. “I was upset, nervous, overwhelmed...

Breathing easier with continuity of care

Ten-year-old Tayana Graham often rides her bicycle down the dirt road that leads to her home in Kingstree, South Carolina. She circles around the house a few times before hopping off to play...

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.