National Rehabilitation Hospital

ASHA Releases Video on Telespeech Services

Here is a link to an official ASHA video on the benefits of telespeech services to patients with speech difficulties. The video claims that SLPs can offer quality treatment to anyone in almost any location through telepractice.  Amy Georgeadis, a researcher at the National Rehabilitation Hospital, says that patients’ responses have been very positive and

Improvements in Telemedicine Technology Allow for Greater Patient-SLP Interaction

One of the criticisms of telemedicine is that there are current limitations to videoconferencing equipment. Every type of technology has its limitations to be sure, but fortunately researchers are making great strides to improve telemedicine technology. Researchers at the National Rehabilitation Hospital are assembling prototype videoconferencing systems that have enhanced and extended capabilities to allow