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Telemedicine: The not so dystopian future of healthcare powered by video conferencing

In the last few years, telemedicine has become one of the leading service delivery models in healthcare. It has created new opportunities for doctors to reach patients around the world. It has the potential to greatly improve the standard of care around the world. Telemedicine is changing the way hospitals, clinics and private practices impact...
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White Paper: 9 ways that collaborative video solutions can improve healthcare and lower costs

Video collaboration is having a marked impact on patient care as well as on the overall reduction of healthcare costs. It will continue to play an increasingly important role when it comes to the care of patients, the ease of medical administration and record-keeping, and the general education of all parties involved. This guide, based...
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6 reasons why Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is here to stay

Did you know that by 2017, half of the world’s employers will post a mandatory policy regarding BYOD in the workplace? This means that it will be mandatory for employees to bring their own laptops, tablets or smartphones to work and that over 70% of mobile professionals will conduct their work on personal smart devices...
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White Paper: Top 5 ways to prevent hospital readmissions

For patients suffering from chronic illnesses or long-term health problems hospital readmission is the unfortunate normal. However, there are ways in which collaboration technology can help prevent hospital readmission after discharge. Care at the community and home level, as well as a focus on preventive care and case management can contribute towards preventing hospital readmissions....
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Case Study: GlobalMed First Exam Telemedicine cart

GlobalMed is a global medical solutions company that aims to transform healthcare globally by developing and integrating secure efficient health delivery systems to improve the access and quality of care for all while eliminating unnecessary costs. GlobalMed is well known in the United States for providing medical equipment and software for the rapidly growing telemedicine...
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Case Study: Screen supports cancer training

You may wonder what a screen display has to do with cancer. Well, if you’re talking about the installation of a dnp Supernova screen at the Beijing Cancer Hospital, China, then, plenty. The Beijing Cancer Hospital’s new lecture hall is used for training and research, including live broadcasts of surgery. This means that clarity of...
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Telemedicine: Treatment that knows no borders

You may have heard of global preventive health care initiatives by WHO, UNICEF and others. But have you heard about global telemedicine? Medicine that knows no borders and can seamlessly transfer knowledge, expertise, and surgical techniques across nations and continents? Well, there are several foundations, universities, hospitals, and healthcare providers that are laying the framework...
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White Paper: Video conferencing for the telecommuter

He or she is 49 years old, a college graduate, and earns around US $58,000 per year. Wondering what we are talking about? We are talking about the typical telecommuter. Increasingly, telecommuting is becoming the norm in both developed and developing countries, and India is no exception. And a technology that impacts telecommuting in many...
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