Dr. James Backstrom, CMO, ACMH Hospital, sat down with Dave Zynn, CEO, Infectious Disease Connect, at the 2023 SHM Converge Conference held in Austin, TX on March 26-29, 2023.
In their featured presentation, “Building a Successful ID Inpatient Telehealth Program that Benefits Hospitalists,” they discussed the many ways telemedicine is improving care in a rural, community hospital.
Listen to the recording to learn how Dr. Backstrom and ACMH Hospital’s partnership with ID Connect’s telemedicine and antimicrobial stewardship services achieved:
- Decreased patient transfers
- Decreased drug costs
- Increased patient satisfaction
- Improved collaboration from working with a respected and trusted ID team that brings expert care to patients at a hospital that may otherwise wouldn’t have access to best-in-class ID expertise