Mayo Clinic and telemedicine

The Mayo Clinic and Telemedicine: Video Conferencing Is Reducing ICU Mortalities

Patients at the Mayo Clinic’s network of Intensive Care Units now have an extra pair of expert eyes watching over them as they recover. The world-renowned research and treatment facility has built...
Future of Teledentistry

Prepare for the Future of Teledentistry: Would You Get Your Teeth Checked Online?

Home dentistry does not sound pleasant. Or like a wise idea. In fact, I’m pretty sure the term is used as an insult. If you took the DIY and Marathon Man overtones...
in-ambulance calling is the future of emergency medicine

The Future of Emergency Medicine Is In-Ambulance Video Calling Links

You probably won’t know it when it happens, but in the future an iPad could save your life. You won’t know it because you’ll be in the back of an ambulance, maybe...
video chat with a nurse on demand

On-Demand Video Conferencing with Nurses Would Ease the Burden on Emergency Rooms

These numbers will make you feel ill. More than 136 million people attended an American medical emergency department in a single year, according to the most recent count available from the Centers...
video conference for breastfeeding support

For Worn-Out New Moms, Video Conferencing Provides On-Demand Breastfeeding Support

It’s one of the most natural and nurturing images we can conjure of the human experience. A mother cradling a breastfeeding baby. But there’s a lot of work that goes into making so...
Video conferencing is revolutionizing nursing education.

Video Conferencing in Nursing Education Now Includes Telepresence Robots

She has a kind face, warm smile, and a reassuring voice. She’s knowledgeable, and she makes you feel like everything is under control. But your telepresence nurse of the future is...
Telehealth physical therapy can help patients heal faster

Telehealth Physical Therapy Crosses Personal Training with a Virtual Doctor

The long process of getting back to the life you once knew after an accident can be as painful as the accident itself. I know, because I recently broke a finger, and...
virtual hiv clinic is helping patients protect themselves

A Virtual HIV Clinic Could Be the Precursor to Anonymous Online STD Testing

In the privacy of your own home. It’s a simple phrase with a powerful motivation built into it. There’s safety and comfort at home--it’s our own personal world. So, would you be...
video conferencing first-aid for medical emergencies

The First-Aid Kit of the Future Will Include Video Conferencing for Medical Emergencies

What’s in your first-aid kit? Do you even have one? Chances are, if you or someone in your life is in an at-risk health category, or if there are young children or...
live surgery via video conference

Video Conferencing Lets Young Doctors in Pakistan Watch Live Surgeries a World Away

If you’re older than 30 you’re among the last generation to be impressed with the internet. You didn’t grow up Googling information for class projects in elementary school. You couldn’t instantly download...

APPLICATIONS

Kinly Video Conferencing Is One Way to Pack a Lot into...

Good things may come in small packages but there’s a practical limit to how much you can pack into a confined area. It’s a dilemma...