Telehealth Implementation Using an Online Meeting Application for the Remote Area Health Services

Muchlas, M and RNA, Oktaviani (2013) Telehealth Implementation Using an Online Meeting Application for the Remote Area Health Services. In: International Conference On Education, Technology and Science 2013, December 28th, 2013, Universitas Muhammadiyah Purwokerto.

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The increase of population growth in Indonesia is followed by greater demand of health professionals, especially medical doctors. Currently, ratio between number of doctors and patients in Indonesia is still below the normal line that leads to less health care. On the other hand, health care introduces cost aspect moreover for the patients living in remote areas experiencing the problem by the distance to the health services. This study proposes the technique to overcome these constraints through the implementation of telehealth using an online meeting application of Team Viewer.
The subjects used for the research study are doctors, nurses and patients in a clinician to patient consultation scenario, using video teleconferencing support based on the online meeting application of Team Viewer. To justify the success of the tested model, this research has collected the perception data of the subject at ease aspects of the consultation process. From the work done, the results show that the telehealth model using an online meeting application is easily implemented and give a positive perception of the doctor and the patient.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisi / Prodi: Faculty of Industrial Technology (Fakultas Teknologi Industri) > S1-Electrical Engineering (S1-Teknik Elektro)
Depositing User: Dr. Muchlas , M.T.
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2017 02:27
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2017 02:27

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