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Home Health Care News Cites VERA in Report on CMS’ Rural Health Strategy

By May 16, 2018 August 26th, 2019 No Comments

Reporting on the announcement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that a new “rural health strategy” is underway that includes reducing barriers to telehealth access, Home Health Care News cites our FDA-cleared Virtual Exercise Rehabilitation Assistant (VERA®) as an example of a way in which a telehealth solution can help “boost health outcomes.”

“Telehealth has been gaining traction in the in-home care space,” writes Amy Baxter in the article. “One New York-based provider, Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), implemented a digital avatar program, VERA, to provide at-home therapy for patients recovering from surgery. VERA—Virtual Exercise Rehabilitation Assistant—is an FDA-cleared program that engages patients in virtual rehab and physical therapy to boost health outcomes.”

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