Home > slashdot > Telemedicine Comes Into Its Own

Telemedicine Comes Into Its Own

July 15th, 2010 07:36 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

goG writes “Telemedicine — providing care using advanced communications technologymay be coming into its own with a little help from Uncle Sam. The Obama administration recently awarded $795 million in grants and loans for 66 new broadband projects. Most of these projects will involve using videoconferencing equipment to allow doctors to consult on medical procedures or examinations remotely.”

Source: Telemedicine Comes Into Its Own

Related Articles:

  1. New US Broadband Projects Get $795 Million In Funding
  2. FCC’s New Broadband Plan Prioritizes Competition
  3. Washington Wants 10,000 Web Surfers
  4. Virtual Visits To Doctors Spreading
  5. Wii Balance Board Gives $18,000 Medical Device a Run For Its Money
blog comments powered by Disqus