Cisco Technology Allows for Virtual Visits with Medical Specialists

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Cisco Technology Allows for Virtual Visits with Medical Specialists

by Alexis Raymond
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.@Cisco #HealthPresence technology allows for virtual visits with medical specialists http://cs.co/9005bmvF via @CiscoCSR

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 4:15pm

Amanda Spencer’s young son, Jonathan, needs specialty medical care that isn’t available in the family’s hometown of Monterey, California. But through Cisco HealthPresence technology, Amanda and Jonathan can meet with a pediatric urologist at Stanford University, 80 miles away, without even leaving Monterey.

“In Monterey, it’s a small town and we really don’t have enough children in the community to support certain specialties,” Dr. Todd A. Dwelle, a pediatrician at the Pediatric Group of Monterey, said during an interview with KION-TV. “So this system allows areas such as ours that are underserved in that regard to bring in as needed pediatric specialists from Stanford.”

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Keywords: Health & Healthcare | Children | Corporate Social Responsibility | HealthPresence | cisco csr | csr | pediatric | telehealth | virtual health

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