Time Warner Cable Business Class Announces First “Virtual Visit”
Solution Provides Convenient, Quality Healthcare Service
NEW YORK -- November 11, 2013
Time Warner Cable Business Class (TWCBC) announced today the start of its
first “Virtual Visit” Telemedicine trial with Cleveland Clinic. TWCBC’s
“Virtual Visit” solution is part of the company’s Home Health Monitoring
strategy that enables healthcare providers to engage and interact with
patients in their homes.
TWCBC’s Home Health Monitoring solutions help deliver high-quality care that
is crucial to patients and cost-effective to providers. Utilizing the
company’s robust network, the services provide a scalable, secure solution to
help maximize patient satisfaction.
The “Virtual Visit” solution enables Cleveland Clinic healthcare professionals
to deliver services remotely to a patient’s home, interacting through a
television equipped with video conferencing technology. This allows the
patient to speak and interact with the care provider using secure, encrypted,
two-way video from the comfort of their home.
The service is offered as a fully contained, secure, bundled offering, which
includes connectivity, installation and on-site equipment such as modems and
video cameras. In addition, the solution provides technical support for
patients in their homes.
“Our healthcare solutions are designed to support medical providers looking to
transform the delivery and quality of patient care by leveraging our advanced
technology, operational scale and high speed network,” said Greg King, Senior
Vice President and Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Time Warner Cable
TWCBC’s offerings include a wide range of communications and IT solutions
geared towards helping healthcare providers deliver high-quality care to
patients while managing costs and staying compliant with changing government
regulations and mandates. Home Health Monitoring, which includes Telemedicine
offerings like “Virtual Visit”, are new TWCBC solutions co-developed and
trialed with key healthcare stakeholders to meet the emerging needs of the
"To truly transform thehealthcare system of today and prepare us for the
healthcare needsof tomorrow, we havetorethink how, and where, we deliver
care to patients.We know that great care can be delivered where patients want
to be most: in their homes, and wesee telemedicineas a way tohelp us do
that better and more efficiently," said Dr. Eiran Gorodeski, MD, Director of
Center for Connected Care at Cleveland Clinic.
For more information about Time Warner Cable Business Class, visit
About Time Warner Cable Business Class
Time Warner Cable Business Class, a division of Time Warner Cable, offers a
full complement of business communications tools to small-and medium-sized
businesses and enterprise-sized companies. Its Voice, Internet, Television,
Network and Cloud Services are enhanced by award-winning customer service and
local support teams. Through its NaviSite subsidiary, the Company also offers
managed and outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services.
Time Warner Cable Business Class was founded in 1998. Today, it serves more
than 590,000 business customers throughout Time Warner Cable's markets.
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