From Baltimore to Berlin: The Maryland Telemedicine Way

From Baltimore to Berlin: The Maryland Telemedicine Way

Doctors in Baltimore can now reach and see patients in Berlin, Maryland all because of Telemedicine and services at Atlantic General Hospital. Normally, a patient would have to take the three hour drive to receive services. “Atlantic General staff have partnered with doctors from the Kennedy Krieger Institute so special needs children on the Eastern Shore can consult with specialists through a new Telemedicine system. Cameras and a large, flat screen monitor allow doctors from Baltimore to see and interact with Shore patients just as they would if they were in the room with them.”

See the full article: http://www.delmarvanow.com/article/20140221/NEWS/302210025/Telemedicine-program-connects-doctors-in-Baltimore-with-child-patients-in-Berlin-Worcester-County-Maryland-children