Patients can be treated on one end of an interactive platform where potentially life threatening illnesses can be assessed.
Doctors can provide medical assistance and advice from their device, increasing patient consultations and decreasing price.
Quick, effective diagnosing of illnesses without excess travel.
Telehealth is the process of delivering medical consultations via a smartphone or device using a camera where the patient and doctor can interact from different locations.
Having only been used for approximately 50 years, telemedicine has drastically changed the way medical aid is being provided in a safe, efficient manner. Telemedicine has the power to save governements billions of dollars in healthcare and can provide rural areas the access to doctors they may not otherwise have.
Of GP visits, urgent care or ER visits are either unnecessary or could be handled safely over video or phone.