20 – Live video from ambulances could help doctors save lives

“Live video from ambulances could help doctors save lives”

About: Article which addresses the fact that live video streaming from the ambulance could help doctors at the hospital save lives. Via this video streaming the doctors can get an eye on the patient and consult the paramedics on what to do before the arrival to the hospital.

URL: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/live-video-from-ambulance-could-improve-patient-care-ckq8hh3st

Language: English

Publication date: 2018-06-08

16 – Cabarrus County ambulances to be outfitted with telemedicine technology

“Cabarrus County ambulances to be outfitted with telemedicine technology”

About: Article about new video technology that will be implemented in ambulances in Cabarrus County to help paramedics diagnose stroke patients with aid from the hospital.

URL: https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nc/charlotte/news/2018/03/02/cabarrus-county-ambulances-to-be-outfitted-with-telemedicine-technology

Language: English

Publication date: 2018-03-03

13 – Unik ambulans införs i Hässleholm

“Unik ambulans införs i Hässleholm”

About: Article about a new type of ambulance that is equipped with video cameras to make it easier to asses the severity of the stroke for patients on the way to the hospital. This will be done via a video stream with a neurologist who can offer help with diagnosing the patient.

Om: Artikel som berättar om en ny typ av ambulans som är utrustad med videokameror för att under transport till sjukhus av strokepatienter kunna video-streama till neurologer och få hjälp med att bedöma allvarligheten av stroken.

URL: https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/skane/unik-ambulans-infors-i-hassleholm

Language: Swedish

Publication date: 2017-08-04

3 – Bättre dansk akuthjälp tack vare video

“Bättre dansk akuthjälp tack vare video”

Om: En artikel om att EMS i Köpenhamn har börjat använda videokontakt vid akutsamtal så att ambulanspersonalen kan bedöma allvarlighetsgraden på väg till platsen och assistera om en person i närheten kan ge hjärtmassage eller liknande. Resultatet har varit bra och fler regioner i landet vill inleda videoverksamhet.

About: Article about that EMS Copenhagen has started using video contact in case of emergency calls so that the ambulance staff can assess the severity of the accident on the way to the scene and assist if a person there needs to perform CPR or so. The result is promising and other regions are now looking into using the same video technique.

URL: https://www.svd.se/a/jd1brb/battre-dansk-akuthjalp-tack-vare-video

Language: Swedish

Publication date: 2019-12-28

2 – Telemedicine now an option on McKinney ambulances

“Telemedicine now an option on McKinney ambulances”

About: Article about how telemedicine (video conferencing) has been implemented in McKinney ambulances in Texas due to Covid-19. Paramedics are now able to consult via video stream with a doctor to determine if the patient needs to go to the hospital or what kind of care they need. Video coverage is included in the article.

URL: https://www.fox4news.com/news/telemedicine-now-an-option-on-mckinney-ambulances

Language: English

Publication date: 2021-11-12

5 – Scotland connects ambulances to satellites for better pre-hospital care

“Scotland connects ambulances to satellites for better pre-hospital care”

About: Article about a trial called SatCare in Scotland where paramedics were provided with diagnostic tools usually found in the emergency department and video cameras. This enabled them to make a better assessment in the ambulance and record a video summary that was sent to the hospital to prepare them and to get advice on treatment in the ambulance.

URL: https://www.digitalhealth.net/2017/12/satcare-scotland-connected-ambulances/

Language: English

Publication date: 2017-12-11


34 – South Central Ambulance Service to use GoodSAM’s Instant On Scene

“South Central Ambulance Service to use GoodSAM’s Instant On Scene”

About: Article about that South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust in the UK will start to use the GoodSAM app for emergency situations. When a person calls 999 video consultation will be available to guide people nearby the sick/wounded person with what they can do to help before the ambulance arrives.

URL: https://www.digitalhealth.net/2020/08/south-central-ambulance-service-to-use-goodsams-instant-on-scene/

Language: English

Publication date: 2020-08-10