Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Telemedicine and Medical Assistants

TV doc treats outside the box

Remote Control Medicine is now available.
Can robots be far behind?SV

Got an earache or itchy rash?

Then log on, look into the camera and listen to the doctor.

Health-e-Station is a cozy off-hours clinic where strep throats, colds, sinus infections and other minor ailments are treated by a doctor who is miles away and talks to the patient over a plasma TV.

The first Health-e-Station opened this week in the Braelinn Village shopping center in Peachtree City, but many more are planned.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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