The expertise of Children's pediatric specialists is now available to patients and healthcare providers through telemedicine. An easy-to-use service, telemedicine offers patients and providers remote consultations, evaluations and training using live video.
The telemedicine program:
- Uses a high-speed telecommunications system, advanced technology and specialized medical cameras to connect patients and their caregivers to specialists.
- Can improve diagnosis and treatment times with quicker access to specialists.
- Helps families avoid long and costly commutes to Atlanta for specialist visits.
FOX 5 features the Children's Telemedicine Program and Dawn Simon, M.D.
Video: Cyber checkups connect patients with doctors miles away
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