Health Innovation Spotlight: TeleHealth

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Advancements in telehealth are making healthcare more accessible and more affordable. Arizona is a hot spot for telehealth innovation.


Arizonans have been pioneering in telemedicine for decades. At our universities, in our innovative companies, and across our healthcare systems Arizona is home to leaders in using telehealth tools to make life better. These technologies are making healthcare more accessible and often more affordable too.

Learn about TeleHealth Innovation at The University of Arizona.


GlobalMed is a virtual health technology solutions leader that empowers providers to connect with patients and deliver the health services and medical expertise they need —whenever, wherever. Secure technologies support evidence-based care across specialties and acuity levels, driving efficient and expanded access to healthcare. With over 40 million teleconsults delivered in nearly 60 countries and specializing in both federal and commercial spaces, their advanced telehealth solutions are used worldwide from the VA and DoD to rural American hospitals and villages in Africa. Founded in 2002 by a Marine Corps Reserve Veteran still serving as CEO.

About the AZAdvances Public Information Campaign

The AZAdvances Public Information Campaign  shares stories of health innovations that are being discovered, developed, and delivered in Arizona.  The  initiative is led by AZBio in partnership with the Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation (OTEF). Working together, AZBio and OTEF are building  AZAdvances to help more Arizona healthcare innovations move forward faster.