An Introduction to Telemedicine
£45 Click to Register and start any time
This course is free of charge to those working within NHS Organisations, GPs and nursing/care homes in England. To register please click here telemedicine.healthcareea.co.uk.
The aim of this short online course is to raise awareness of the availability and potential uses of telemedicine in clinical settings and to promote the proliferation of practical uses of
telemedicine as a clinical and training/supervision tool.
On completion of this course you will have:
An appreciation of how telemedicine can contribute to the challenges of the NHS
A clear understanding of what telemedicine is
Knowledge of the history of telemedicine in the context of the evolution of relevant technologies
An understanding of the factors which must be considered when planning the implementation of telemedicine including the security, functionality, governance and pathway issues
An insight from a selection of case studies about how telemedicine has been used effectively
Introduction to telemedicine
Development of telemedicine
Hints and tips for undertaking a telemedicine consultation
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 1 and a half – 2 and a half hours depending on the learners speed. You can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.
This course is suitable for a range of medical professionals from junior doctors to senior nurses, consultants and trainers.