Four Ways that Telemedicine is Improving Lives - BORGEN
About 83.5 percent of the people in poverty live in rural locations, which presents multiple challenges, specifically in connecting these people with essential services and the quality of life available to those in bigger cities. That’s why innovations like telemedicine are a great stepping stone for improving health services provided in rural areas. Telemedicine is the use of electronic communications in healthcare from teleconferencing to image sharing in order to administer clinical services to a patient. Here are four ways that telemedicine is improving lives around the world.