How Remote Work Tools and Telemedicine Benefit Public Health
The spread of the novel coronavirus is demonstrating the value of collaboration tools as a way to help ensure patient safety — and to assist clinical teams in delivering fast, effective care.
Dr. Benjamin Kanter, Chief Medical Information Officer, Vocera
Linda Fischer, Vice President of Product Strategy, DrFirst
- Mobile devices and telehealth platforms are helping clinicians treat patients remotely and enhance team communication among facilities.
- Clinical collaboration technologies boost safety by allowing some employees to work from home, minimizing exposure to sick patients.
- Advancements in healthcare-focused mobile tools ensure internal messaging and file sharing is seamless, secure and HIPAA-compliant.