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September 6, 2017
Dr. Stephen Park, a weight loss specalist, takes notes as he talks to Angle Lundsten in late August 2017 after she lost 15 pounds in the past month. Park was set up on the lower level of his rural Ely, Minn., home in lake and forest country. Lundsten was in a clinic near her Hayward, Wis., home. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural health: One way around health provider shortage is audio-video hookup
September 6, 2017 - 9:18pm
September 3, 2017
Nicole Anderson of Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd watches as Dr. Sandra Hanon talks from the Twin Cities on a video device stroke doctors use to help medical professionals. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural health: Smile, you are on telehealth camera
September 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
September 1, 2017
Rural health: Health professional shortages force changes
September 1, 2017 - 9:28pm
In late August 2017, Howard Cronquist looks at a picture his wife, Sharon, holds of the two of them and Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center workers who helped him recover from a stroke last year. He was treated at the Brainerd hospital, by the local staff and a video-connected Twin Cities-based neurologist. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural health: Health professional shortages force changes
September 1, 2017 - 2:31pm
December 19, 2016
A 2013 file photo shows a teleconference between a a woman at a mental health center in Moorhead and another woman located in Alexandria. Researchers found that veterans with PTSD were able to receive effective treatment via video conferencing.

David Samson / Forum News Service file photo
Telemedicine for PTSD no less effective than in-person therapy
December 19, 2016 - 7:26am
June 10, 2014
Dr. Marc Newell, cardiologist and chief of clinical cardiology at the Minneapolis Heart Institute, demonstrates how a new telehealth system being installed at the RC Hospital and Clinics will allow specialists at remote sites to view the ultrasound images of a patient’s heart or other organs. Volunteer Drew Maher learned that he will be celebrating his 16th birthday on Thursday with a healthy heart. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
RC Hospital, Allina Health launch telehealth initiative
June 10, 2014 - 11:16pm
RACER proposal aims to reduce heart attack in Renville County by 50 percent
June 10, 2014 - 11:14pm
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