Using Telemedicine in education programme in Al Noor-Abu Dhabi

Al Noor Hospital in Abu Dhabi has tied up an agreement with US-based Children’s Hospital Boston, aimed at developing an educational programme through used of telemedicine technology, reported khaleej Times.

The education programme includes knowledge exchange and training of physicians in pediatrics. Al Noor physicians will participate at a weekly lecture hosted by Children’s Hospital through tele-medicine as part of the education programme. The hospital will also benefit from the training of its physicians and nurses.

Truly an exemplary use of technology in healthcare education in a very cost effective manner.