Reflecting On Martin Luther King Day

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Source: US Department of Health and Human Services   “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.” — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. At Vigilias, we have a dream of delivering high quality and affordable healthcare to everyone regardless of their geographic location.

Vigilias Telehealth Now Serves 15 Healthcare Facilities In 3 States

With the addition of Oswego Community Hospital and Horton Community Hospital, both in Kansas, Vigilias Telehealth now provides healthcare services to 15 communities across 3 different states.    

Mayo Clinic Studies Confirm Smartphones Are Sufficient For Telemedicine

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Back in 2012, Dr. Demaerschalk of the Mayo Clinic published two groundbreaking studies in the medical journal Stroke that validated the use of smartphones for telemedicine in stroke care.  Both studies relied on an iPhone 4 over 3G/4G networks.  This technology is 4 years old and several generations behind.   The

Vigilias Telehealth Expands to Serve Rural Communities in 3 States

With the addition of Regional West Garden County in Nebraska,  Vigilias Telehealth now serves rural communities across three states:  Kansas, Nebraska and New Mexico. Go to for further information.

Vigilias MITEE versus InTouch Health RP Vita technical specifications comparison

FEATURES VIGILIAS MITEE Telemedicine System # InTouch Health RP-Vita, The most advanced robot from InTouch Health   Video       720p High Definition  Autofocus Video image stabilization Face detection 480p No No No Ability to zoom in As close as desired (infinite) 120 X equivalent Connectivity Wi‑Fi + Cellular +

Telemedicine will awaken us to many things….

From an editorial by David Asch (Annals of Internal Medicine, 17 Nov. 2015): The innovation that telemedicine promises is not just doing the same thing remotely that used to be done face to face but awakening us to the many things that we thought required face-to-face contact but actually do

Vigilias is the 2015 Grand Prize Winner at K-State LAB

The @kstatelab 2015 Grand Prize Winner in the open category is Vigilias Telemedicine! Click here for the Kansas State University Launch a Business (LAB) website.