Addressing Patient Adoption for Digital Health

MDLife – June 2021 By Jorge Rodriguez, Vice President Patient adoption can be a challenge with digital health. It has been a concern for years in healthcare with new medications and therapies. When patient portals were introduced, their uptake was slow, and the technology caused issues for many patients. Now with telemedicine, it’s déjà vu […]

5 Questions With Jorge Rodriguez, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for WITHmyDOC

July 2, 2021 – There’s been a lot of buzz lately about telehealth and with it, remote patient monitoring (RPM), so HomeCare talked with Jorge Rodriguez of WITHmyDOC to find out more about the benefits of RPM. Based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, WITHmyDOC is a digital health company that uses a web-based intelligence platform to provide the […]

WITHmyDOC: Telit IoT Connectivity Brings Telehealth to More People

Telit – April 2021 The doctor will see you now — and it’s more likely to be via remote call. In 2018, only 20% of health care providers offered telehealth services. By April 2020, it was more than half. COVID-19’s social distancing is one reason for that increase, but many other benefits drove the trend long before the pandemic. Physicians cite improved patient access to care, improved patient satisfaction and staying connected with […]

RPM Offers New Hope for Patient Compliance and Engagement

MDLife – April 2021 By Samantha Peluso, RN, BSN, Patient & Provider Specialist It’s one of the great frustrations of the medical profession: although patients look to their physicians for expert guidance, they don’t always follow what’s prescribed. Whether it’s inability to adhere to a schedule or lack of confidence that a difference will be made, […]

WITHmyDOC Software Platform Monitors Patients’ Vital Signs from Home

South Florida Hospital News – April 2021 By Lois Thomson “The technology is new, but of course patient care is not new. Modern healthcare demands the accurate measurement and analysis of data relevant to a patient’s condition and prognosis.” That is how Dr. Frank Astor describes WITHmyDOC, a software platform designed to optimize remote patient monitoring […]

Salute to Physicians!

South Florida Hospital News – March 2021 By Frank Astor, MD, MBA, FACS,  Chief Medical Officer for WITHmyDOC March 30 is Doctors’ Day, an annual observance for acknowledging and appreciating physicians who we rely on and trust to make us feel better, cure our disease, and even save lives. The holiday first started in 1933 […]

Is Home the New Hospital?

MDLife – March 2021 By Frank Astor, MD, MBA, FACS,  Chief Medical Officer for WITHmyDOC. Changes in healthcare delivery have come about in the past year that likely would not have happened as quickly if it weren’t for COVID-19. During the pandemic, physicians and patients turned to telehealth and virtual care in lieu of routine, in-person […]

Physician Burnout: Relieving Some of the Stresses of Our Job with RPM

MDLife – February 2021 By Frank Astor, MD, MBA, FACS,  Chief Medical Officer for WITHmyDOC. As physicians, most of us can relate on some level to provider burnout. Long hours often due to inefficiencies in the work environment, electronic health record (EHR) stress, complicated patients, poor work-home balance and more…we’ve all probably experienced some it and […]

RPM Success during COVID-19: There’s No Place like Home

MDLife – January 2021 By Frank Astor, MD, MBA, FACS,  Chief Medical Officer for WITHmyDOC. It has become a familiar sight, especially during the very worst days of the COVID-19 pandemic: news reports on surging numbers of positive cases and hospitalizations resulting in lack of hospital beds and resource capacity. Hospital staff and providers sharing […]