InTouch Health develops and manufactures the only Class II telemedicine remote presence medical devices of their kind on the market that are FDA-cleared for active patient monitoring in high acuity clinical environments. As part of its InTouch® Telemedicine System — the industry's only comprehensive, end-to-end remote presence solution — these devices allow physicians to conduct highly reliable, real-time, remote consults from a single portal at locations ranging from EDs, ICUs and procedure rooms to patient wards, clinics, ambulances, and homes.
Providing its hospital partners with the technology, consulting services and technical support they need to plan, implement and operate their telemedicine programs with complete confidence, the InTouch Telemedicine System is transforming healthcare by creating new delivery models at over 800 installations worldwide.
Headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, InTouch Health was founded in 2002 by Yulun Wang, PhD, who previously established Computer Motion, a company that pioneered the use of surgical robots. Joining him is a senior management team with extensive healthcare operations experience, a board of directors with broad industry and technology background, and an advisory group comprised of accomplished executives as well as clinical and scientific luminaries.
Together with the company's corps of engineers, manufacturing, marketing, IT, product and other specialists, this team helps ensure InTouch Health stays in step with the challenges in today's ever-changing healthcare environment by continuously "Taking Telemedicine Further."
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