Virtual Doctor Visits Via “Telemedicine.”

From my friends at Wellness.com, here is another great read!

Telemedicine is here:

Telemedicine, for those not familiar with the term, was conceived four decades ago and is literally “healing at a distance,” according to the World Health Organization (WHO). WHO’s telemedicine interpretation is:

The delivery of health care services, where distance is a critical factor, by all health care professionals using information and communication technologies… all in the interests of advancing the health of individuals and their communities. http://ow.ly/JhApI

What does telemedicine mean for patients?

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In today’s world it can mean the return of the house call. Virtually. TruClinic offers web-based technology that enables doctors and their patients to connect face-to-face via any internet-accessible device, any time. Laptops, notebooks, and smart phones now allow patients to see their providers directly, either through regularly scheduled appointments, or with one click access in crisis situations.

Read more here.

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