Rx for mental health in aging Iowa

Long-term care residents statewide connect with UI geriatric mental health specialists through telemedicine

Residents of long-term care facilities in 27 communities across Iowa are involved in a telemedicine program for mental health care offered by University of Iowa Health Care geriatric mental health specialists. Rather than traveling to Iowa City for their appointments, patients and their caregivers can attend their psychiatry visits via secure video chat from their long-term care facility. Read more …