DK: Telemedicine - An important option for patients

Published on: 17/11/2010
Last update: 02/12/2010

Description (short summary):  
Telemedicine solutions are widely implemented in healthcare. The purpose of the deployment of telemedicine solutions should never be limited to a question of savings, it must be part of the quality development of healthcare. Health services should be developed so that they keep up with patient needs and desires.

In this context, Danish Patients - an umbrella organisation for 15 patient associations in Denmark representing 810 000 members - calls for to the establishment of mandatory national standards so that there is action behind the good intentions on the development of telemedicine.

Number of pages: 9

ISBN Number: N/A

Nature of documentation: Independent reports and studies


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