Telemedicine in school
When we think of Telemedicine, we often think of Healthcare consultant in primary care, Specialist referral, Second Option, Remote patient monitoring and Health Education. Have you ever considering provide Telehealth to school?
Los Angeles Unified School District, one of the country’s largest school districts, is implementing a Telehealth program this fall, improving the situation of overworked school nurses, providing healthcare for students in undeserved areas. This also cut down on missed school days by sick students. School would be an ideal organization to utilize Telehealth technology. Students the earlier adopter of technologies, parents the busiest adults on the planet, school the most active ground that needs attention, will be the idea place for Telemedicine.
Academic institutes should follow this trend for more efficient school healthcare.