19 – Government plans to put calls by emergency services on mobile networks

“Government plans to put calls by emergency services on mobile networks”

About: Article about the fact that the UK government wants to put emergency calls on the same mobile network as the public (new 4G technology). They believe that this new faster network could be used to stream videos live from the ambulance to inform the doctors in the hospital and get diagnosis support early on.

URL: https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/mar/09/government-plans-emergency-services-calls-mobile-networks

Language: English

Publication date: 2014-03-09

20 – University of Alabama receives $1.8 million to improve patient care in rural Alabama

“University of Alabama receives $1.8 million to improve patient care in rural Alabama”

About: Article about the funding of a telemedicine project in EMS settings to improve patient care in the rural parts of Alabama, USA. By implementing the ability of transmission of video, vital signs etc. care will be provided in the ambulance and the hospital will be prepared when the patient arrives.

URL: https://nursing.ua.edu/2021/12/01/university-of-alabama-receives-1-8-million-to-improve-patient-care-in-rural-alabama/?fbclid=IwAR38HFRH-GEu93rMcXTB1VNtCrbc4-kQJrf7ev5OgbL1lzN2W0nojjI607g

Language: English

Publication date: 2021

3 – Twiage Website

About: Website about Twiage which is an app used by EMS, hospitals and other emergency medical departments. In the ambulance it can be used for communication with the hospital. Find all info on this website.

URL: https://www.twiagemed.com/our-solutions

Language: English

13 – iTREAT – Tablets to Improve Pre-Hospital Stroke Care

“iTREAT – Tablets to Improve Pre-Hospital Stroke Care”

About: Video where a professor of neurology explain how tablets can be used in the Pre-Hospital stroke care. This is a part of the iTREAT study which aimed to enable video conferencing from the ambulance to the hospital. The pros are discussed in the video, such as to make use of the time in the ambulance to assess the severity of the stroke.

URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYiqS048dCg

Language: English

Publication date: 2016-05-06