Rural towns in the Waikato could be in for "cyber doc"
posted by HIIRC Admin on 14 June 2012
"Healthcare in Taumarunui is on the verge of a radical shape-up where patients could be diagnosed by a doctor two hours away using a video link.
The "telehealth" option is being considered by the Waikato District Health Board as it moves to integrate primary and secondary healthcare in Taumarunui and other rural towns such as Tokoroa".
To read the full story in the NZ Herald, go to: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/health/news/headlines.cfm?c_id=204