In the past ten years, the use of telehealth technology has increased with the availability of high quality video connection and virtually ubiquitous internet access. With this rise in technology has come the development of on-demand direct-to-consumer telemental health, available either through video or text messaging. This type of service has the potential to disrupt the traditional health and human services model as facility-based provider organizations cannot compete with the lower cost and increased affordability of these organizations.
This OPEN MINDS Reference Guide segments the telehealth market and provides data on the organizations currently . . .