“EXCITING NEW EMS INITIATIVES”
About: Telemedicine in Motion: EMS is a new program designed to provide telemedicine services to EMS agencies throughout the state of South Dakota. Agencies who participate will be able to install an iPad in the back of their ambulance and use the tool to call Avel eCare’s emergency medicine experts to get a video consultation.
Publication date: 2023-05
“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.
Publication date: 2021-11-12
“iPads to be dished out to ambulance crews across England”
About: Article about the decision to provide ambulances in England with iPads enabling them to access healthcare records and stream live video to the hospitals if they need diagnosis support from in-hospital doctors.
Publication date: 2021-05-18