Estonia automated pharmacies

In the Future, Will Pharmacies Be Automated? Estonia Might Have an Answer

Little digital eyes watch over us all the time today. Security cameras, traffic cameras, sensors that open doors for us, even those Google Earth cameras that display our neighborhood streets to...
video chat with asthma sufferer

Video Conferencing Immediately Puts Young Asthma Sufferers in the Care of Expert Doctors

Even after the worst effects fade—air returns to squeezed lungs, the coughing stops, and the choking panic subsides—sufferers can be left physically shaken by a severe asthma attack for days. The actual...
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...
video conferencing with primary care physician

America Has a Huge Shortage of Primary Care Physicians, But Video Conferencing Can Fill...

More than 65 million Americans live in a primary-care desert. Amid a looming shortage of doctors that could see demand outstrip supply by as much as 90,000 by 2025, the jack-of-all-trades family...
adhd diagnosis via video conference

Video Conferencing Can Now Help Diagnose ADHD Among Kids During the School Day

Is your child in constant motion? Does he or she talk incessantly? Or have trouble focusing and prefer to daydream? If so, they may have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Such is the way the...
palliative telemedicine elder care

Palliative Telemedicine Allows Patients the Dignity and Privacy of Remaining in Their Home

One of the final, and most important wishes most us share is going unfulfilled. When we think of our final days, our last moments of life, we tend to hope they’ll be...
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...
A mobile video conferencing cart would make this video calling possible anywhere in a hospital.

The Mobile Video Conferencing Cart Built for Hospitals Could Become an Office VC Solution

“We basically took an accepted piece of equipment and supercharged it by adding telemedicine and real-time diagnostics.” That’s how Satchel Health co-founder Jay Politzer describes the creative process behind the development of...
virtual telemedicine insurance

The Availability of Telemedicine Insurance May Help Give Virtual Medicine Credibility

Telehealth is going legitimate. It’s not a trend, or a fad, or a goofy self-help search engine query and response system. It’s now run across sophisticated networks of real, board-certified doctors,...
Veterans Affairs' Telehealth Program

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ Telehealth Program Is Leading the Way in Telemedicine

The telemedicine industry has found its champion, an organization that may be able to fight on its behalf. That (somewhat unlikely) champion is the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the battle...

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Unplug and Act Naturally with Wireless Headset Video Conferencing

Amid the noise of a crowded office or the bustle of a busy café, you can find your own quiet corner of video communication....