Telehealth & Social Virtual Reality


[Next week's topic is The Future Of Healthcare! Bring your science fiction (and fantasy) ideas!]

Let's chat about telehealth* in social virtual reality!

Readings (but while you read, think about how social VR might be used for telehealth!)

77% of Patients Want Access to Virtual Care, Telehealth

50 million U.S. consumers would switch providers to one that offers telehealth

Telehealth and patient satisfaction: a systematic review and narrative analysis

This #socialVR event occurs during American Telemedicine Association Conference, April 29–May 1 ( Visit to review and indicate interest in future events in the Health Systems Chats in Social VR Series.

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Join me in social #VirtualReality (#SocialVR) during #ATA18 to discuss #telemedicine and #telehealth in this @AltspaceVR event!

*The use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support long-distance clinical health care, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration.

PS Will be streamed to #Periscope on the #ATA18 hashtag.

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