Telemedicine Opening New Avenues For New Hampshire Patients And Providers

Apr 15, 2014

Proponents say telemedicine consults will allow doctors to treat patients who are in faraway or underserved areas, while limiting costs.
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A growing number of Americans are doing their jobs outside the usual confines of the office. And that includes doctors – the multi-billion dollar telemedicine industry is opening up new avenues for patients and for providers in New Hampshire.

Telemedicine is the topic of this month’s Science Café in Nashua. The moderator is David Brooks, who writes the weekly Granite Geek science column for the Nashua Telegraph and He joins All Things Considered host Brady Carlson for a look at telemedicine in New Hampshire.