CareConnect 360 – Ochsner’s Telehealth program – helps partner hospitals provide personalized, on-site coverage for patients requiring access to specialty services.
Through this service, hospitals can connect with Ochsner specialists anytime, day or night, using advanced audio/video software and continuous remote monitoring technology for the most critical patients. Ochsner’s CareConnect 360 team assesses each hospital’s specific needs to develop appropriate telemedicine resources.
Ochsner clinicians interact with patients, families and on-site clinicians with – helping local health care facilities quickly and effectively treat patients with critical or complex conditions. This reduces the need for costly transfers, ensures continuity of care and helps the hospital avoid upfront capital investments.
In 8 years, Ochsner CareConnect 360 has accomplished quite a bit – and its future looks very bright.