telehealth http://wrvo.org en Maffei hosts rural broadband symposium promoting high-speed Internet access http://wrvo.org/post/maffei-hosts-rural-broadband-symposium-promoting-high-speed-internet-access <p></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:32:39 +0000 Gino Geruntino 51573 at http://wrvo.org Maffei hosts rural broadband symposium promoting high-speed Internet access Maffei wants expanded broadband access in rural central New York http://wrvo.org/post/maffei-wants-expanded-broadband-access-rural-central-new-york <p>Bringing broadband Internet access to rural central New York is on the list of items that Syracuse-area Rep. Dan Maffei says he would like to get done. Maffei, a Democrat, says the move to bring broadband to the area isn't just about having a faster connection to do Google searches, but building sustainable economic and informational growth.</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 10:34:00 +0000 Gino Geruntino 48744 at http://wrvo.org Maffei wants expanded broadband access in rural central New York Schumer supports St. Joseph's tele-monitoring plan http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-supports-st-josephs-tele-monitoring-plan <p>U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is throwing his weight behind a Syracuse hospital's plan that could ultimately save taxpayers $1 million. Saint Joseph’s Hospital is trying to get a federal grant that will help pay for a system meant to streamline care for Medicare patients.</p><p>Probably the most interesting part of the plan is the ability for hospital staff to tele-monitor a patient who’s at home, says Schumer.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:25:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47770 at http://wrvo.org Schumer supports St. Joseph's tele-monitoring plan Auburn Community Hospital's VA outpatient clinic receives contract extension http://wrvo.org/post/auburn-community-hospitals-va-outpatient-clinic-receives-contract-extension <p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:31:48 +0000 Gino Geruntino 43749 at http://wrvo.org Auburn Community Hospital's VA outpatient clinic receives contract extension