Infographic: How Telehealth is Helping Patients Sleep

Friday, December 13th, 2013
This post was written by Jackie Lyons

Telehealth can help patients with sleep apnea adhere to their medication, which lowers the risks associated with the disorder, according to a new infographic from Orange Healthcare.

Some 20 to 30 percent of patients discontinue their sleep apnea medication within four months of starting treatment. However, the use of telehealth results in a 5 percent reduction of patients aborting their treatment. The infographic also addresses risks associated with sleep apnea, as well as additional benefits of telehealth and details on how it can help.

How is Telehealth Helping Patients Sleep?

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