Baltimore, MD, May 19, 2014 – At the American Telemedicine
Association (“ATA”) 2014 annual conference, InTouch Health® today announced the
launch of the world’s first FDA cleared App for iPad® that enables real-time auscultation
from a digital stethoscope.  InTouch
Health’s CS App for iPad connects over the Internet to its purpose-built Remote
Presence medical devices equipped with a stethoscope.  Unlike other iPad stethoscopes that only
provide store-and-forward capabilities, the CS App for iPad uses sophisticated
quality of service technology to transmit real-time live auscultation from a
patient to a remote doctor.  With the CS
App for iPad, InTouch Health broadens its leading Acute Care Telemedicine
solutions as critical care doctors (known as “intensivists”) and advanced
practice clinicians can now auscultate during remote consults into an intensive
care unit (ICU) from any iPad.

Across the country, there is a growing crisis in hospital
ICUs.  On average, patients admitted into
the ICU suffer an estimated 1.7 potentially life-threatening errors each day.  The Joint Commission reports that
intensivist-managed ICU staffing is associated with a significant reduction in
ICU mortality, morbidity and length of stay. 
However, according to The Journal of the American Medical Association,
the current intensivist shortage will become increasingly acute, with the
supply meeting only 22 percent of the demand for services by 2020.  The CS App for iPad allows hospitals to have
greater access to intensivists resulting in higher quality care for more ICU

Jeffrey Sadowsky, MD, a critical care specialist and
Director of Critical Care Telemedicine, Orlando Health, said, “With remote
presence telemedicine I have the ability to directly assess heart and lung
sounds providing key clinical information about the patient’s condition. 
Our team of ICU doctors can extend its clinical expertise across our regional
network of hospitals to better care for patients.”

Yulun Wang, Ph.D., Chairman and CEO, InTouch Health, said,
“With the advent of a telemedicine stethoscope for real-time auscultation via
iPad, we’re now able to provide ICU patients with increased access to critical
care specialists. With more than 1,000 hospital locations already using our
Remote Presence solutions to deliver specialty care across 20 specialties, we
are poised to expand our leadership position into the critical care space.”

To learn more about InTouch Health, visit booth #5013 at ATA
2014, or  The latest version of the InTouch Health CS
App for iPad is available for download from the Apple App Store today.

About InTouch Health

InTouch Health is a leading provider of acute care
telemedicine solutions for high-acuity applications where doctors are required
to take immediate clinical action.  The
InTouch Telemedicine System is the industry’s only fully integrated end-to-end
solution encompassing clinical data management, medical imaging, 24/7 technical
support, clinical consulting services and the SureConnect® cloud-based
infrastructure.  By removing time and
distance barriers, this System effectively enables physicians to perform
real-time consults with hospital patients through a host of FDA-cleared telemedicine
devices.  Deployed at more than 1,000
hospitals on six continents, the InTouch Telemedicine System is now in use by
15% of all U.S. hospitals.