How can we make teleconsultation work for the NHS?
Dr Ian Jackson asks, as a clinician, what do I need from my teleconsultation technology?
The argument that the NHS should use more video calling technologies is frequently made. If teleconsultation is really to work in the NHS, we need to consider the core aspects any solution is going to need.
For me, CIOs and CCIOs need to build a picture of the possible benefits of such a setup and we need to talk about an integrated messaging and telecommunications platforms.
I talk to Digital Health about what clinicians need from teleconsultation technology: