Healthcare

Healthcare

Widespread access to our high-speed networks can bring new digital solutions to old problems and transform the delivery model for healthcare.

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Currently Available Technology Can Transform Treatment and Care of Children With Chronic Diseases, New Report Says
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., and BOSTON, June 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Technology could be the prescription for improving treatment outcomes, while reducing costs, for children suffering from chronic illnesses such as asthma and diabetes, according to a new report released on Tuesday (June 18) by the Verizon Foundation and...
Jun 18, 2013 9:45 AM ET
Telemedicine Program with University of Virginia Ties Expanding with Help from Verizon
A program that connects rural communities to doctors from Virginia and around the globe is expanding. The Verizon Foundation, Swinfen Charitable Trust and the University of Virginia Health System recently announced the expansion of an innovative telemedicine program. Click...
Jun 5, 2013 5:30 PM ET
Cloud Links Doctors in Developing World to Specialists in the U.S.
May 30, 2013 By: Joel Schectman, Wall Street Journal Reporter Swinfen Charitable Trust, a non-profit service that helps U.S. doctors offer medical advice to rural doctors in the developing world, plans to use the cloud to expand its services in countries such as India and the Philippines. The move is enabled...
May 31, 2013 1:00 PM ET
The Power of Technology Can Transform Healthcare and Save Lives.
By: Kathryn C. Brown, Senior vice president of Public Policy Development and Corporate Responsibility, Verizon Olivia "Bing Bing" Mann was a tiny infant with a complex, but treatable heart disease. From her home in a Chinese orphanage, it appeared virtually impossible for Bing Bing to receive the medical attention that she so urgently needed. But the London-based Swinfen Charitable...
May 31, 2013 12:45 PM ET
University of Virginia Health System, Swinfen Charitable Trust and Verizon Foundation Join to Accelerate and Expand Global Telemedicine Program
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 30, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The Verizon Foundation, Swinfen Charitable Trust, and the University of Virginia Health System today announced – at the Social...
May 30, 2013 5:10 PM ET

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