0
Wireless

London doctors test smartphone video consultations

Tuesday 7 November 2017 | 09:19 CET | News
A group of London doctors has started testing patient consultations over smartphone. Developed by the company Babylon, the service allows users to book a doctor's appointment online or over a smartphone app and then meet with the doctor within hours over videoconferencing. Users can also arrange in-person appointments and prescription pick-ups and check their symptoms over the app. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Babylon Health invests USD 100 mln to expand London operations

Published 16 Sep 2018 21:53 CET | United Kingdom
Digital healthcare company Babylon Health has announced a USD 100 million investment to double its London team to more than 1,000 ...

Babylon, Prudential team for digital health services in Asia

Published 03 Aug 2018 14:25 CET | Asia
Prudential and UK-based healthcare technology and service company Babylon Health have formed an exclusive partnership to pioneer ...

Digital healthcare provider Babylon to open its own GP surgeries

Published 05 Jul 2018 11:30 CET | United Kingdom
UK digital healthcare provider Babylon Health plans to opens its own private doctor surgeries, reports The Telegraph. It plans to ...

UK Space Agency, NHS team up on technology to improve patient care

Published 29 Jun 2018 10:49 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Space Agency has launched a multi-million pound drive to work with NHS England to improve patient care. Up to GBP 4 ...

NHS Trusts not prepared for digital transformation - BT survey

Published 19 Feb 2018 11:24 CET | United Kingdom
A new survey by BT has found that procurement is lagging behind the digital transformation plans of NHS Trusts. The survey found ...