Telemedicine Industry Leader GlobalMed Launches a Customized TV Network for Hospitals

GlobalMedTV® will offer custom, high quality entertainment, news and information to healthcare facilities and organizations, 24 hours a day.

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Scottsdale, AZ  (February 15, 2017) — GlobalMed® – the worldwide leader in healthcare delivery systems – is introducing GlobalMedTV to easily share news and messages throughout a healthcare facility.  In collaboration with Channel Brand Networks, the goal of GlobalMedTV is keep patients, visitors and staff informed. 

“GlobalMedTV can easily and quickly transform ordinary hospital televisions into inspiring, informational and motivational tools to encourage patients,” said Greg Page, CEO of Channel Brand Networks. “Simply put, GlobalMedTV will create a better patient experience.”

“We’ve used video from the very beginning to demonstrate how our connected care solutions can help clinicians with capacity and access issues to improve outcomes while holding down costs.” said GlobalMed CEO and Founder Joel E. Barthelemy. “Now, in association with Channel Brand Networks and our studio here in Arizona, we will bring additional value to the healthcare industry.”

The GlobalMedTV team will work closely with staff to identify the needs, specifications and custom messaging of a facility. The plug-and-play system harnesses a facility’s current television system.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is one of the current subscribers to The Children’s Television Network.  “Our Channel Brand Network is one of the most watched channels inside our patient rooms,” Carmen Pages Senior Marketing at Nicklaus said.  “We share our success stories, new technology, and community involvement.”

About Channel Brand Networks

Channel Brand Networks creates custom HD television networks for hospitals.  It provides personalized television networks and media services for some of the world’s top healthcare companies and consumer brands including Samsung, CHS, Cleveland Clinic, UHealth, Sony, Disney, Google, Microsoft, Jaguar and Hilton.  It either owns or partners with The Children’s Television Network, The Healthcare Television Network, and MY VA TV.

About GlobalMed

As the worldwide leader in telemedicine delivery systems, GlobalMed equips healthcare enterprises with telemedicine stations, examination and video conferencing cameras, software and connected devices that allow for dynamic collaboration between healthcare professionals, while conducting over 3.5 million telehealth consults annually. GlobalMed is transforming healthcare globally. Look for GlobalMed at HIMSS 2017 in Orlando, Booth #4475. For more information, visit:

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