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    It is believed the Internet, telehealth, and new clinical information technology will begin to change the strategies and market structure in health care. How would this affect the health care institutions? Why? Do you believe this would be a positive change? Explain.

    Shi, L. & Singh, D. (2012). Delivering health care in America: A system approach. (5th. ed.). Boston, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

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    The internet, telehealth, and new clinical information technology have provided opportunities to transform patient care in the 21st century through the use of "connected care" wherein patients have the ability to receive various types of expensive care that were previously only available in hospitals or clinical settings. Telehealth allows patients to pay lower costs while still receiving these forms of care in the comfort of their own home. Many rural residents can significantly benefit from this form of care as rural Americans have a higher propensity to live in areas that lack hospital clinics and primary care doctors, but this technology is effective for any ...

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    This solution answers questions regarding telehealth and new clinical information technology.