The new concept of Telemedicine, bridge geographical distances and takes healthcare to the unreached. Vadamalayan Hospital specializes in giving remote consultation and expert opinion to remote sites where access to quality healthcare is vey limited.
In India, 80% of the population lives in the rural areas, whereas 80% of the medical community lives in the cities. 11% of the world’s population, which resides in the rural areas of India, remains devoid of quality healthcare.
This scenario could change with the use of Telemedicine. Telemedicine applied in medical practice results in: