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Health care of the future: Connected and mobile

Cisco, October 7, 2012

The U.S. healthcare industry has come a long way in recent decades in using telecommunication services to improve patient care. Twenty years ago, UTMB began using 600-pound videoconferencing equipment to connect patients and doctors. Today the institution’s videoconferencing equipment has been reduced to a system that can sit on a desktop and weighs 15 to 20 pounds.

 




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