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Teleheatlh Clinical Services 

Telehealth utilizes technology to link patients to health care from a distance. 

Using live two-way videoconferencing health care providers can utilize the latest tele-diagnostic instruments, including digital stethoscopes, patient examination cameras, and digital imaging to enable a remote patient to "visit" an out-of-town health care provider from their home community. 

Teleheatlh has been found to be particularly effective for follow-up appointments, triage decisions, pre-admision work-ups, and inital consultation in some specialties. 

Some Saskatoon Specialities Using Telehealth

  • Rural & Remote Memory Clinic Dementia Team
  • Nephrology
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation / Physiatry
  • Neurosurgery
  • Surgery
  • Neurology
  • Respirology
  • Child and Youth Psychiatry
  • T.B. Prevention & Control 
  • Infectious Disease
  • Urology
  • Pediatrics
  • Transplant

Last Modified: Friday, May 19, 2017 |
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