GCU Telemedicine Discussion

Description

The telemedicine department of a hospital is an emerging branch in upcoming hospitals and may become an essential component of every hospital. It basically utilizes information technologies along with telecommunication systems in order to provide clinical care and assistance. Telemedicine is a broad term comprising a number of technologies, from digital X-rays to over-the-phone consultations, utilization of video conferencing, and performance of remote surgery. It offers access to medical care via video calls, e-mails, access to medical information, and remote diagnosis including care for rural people in the near future. Due to COVID-19, telemedicine is becoming more convenient and inexpensive to access health services in these current days.