Healthcare

Verizon is helping healthcare providers get where they need to be faster, know what they need to know quicker, and streamline the doctor-patient relationship.

  • Improving Global Healthcare

    Verizon, the University of Virginia Health Systems and the Swinfen Charitable Trust Join Forces to Help Improve Healthcare Access for Those in Need

    CHALLENGE
    One of the greatest challenges facing our world is the wide disparity of access to the latest medical advances in healthcare. Doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals sometimes lack knowledge about or access to the most current treatment information from medical specialists.
    ANSWER
    Verizon, the University of Virginia Health Systems and the Swinfen Charitable Trust are partnering together to help remove the barriers of distance and improve access to healthcare knowledge around the world. Verizon’s Cloud Services will enhance delivery of a global telemedicine platform started by UVA and Swinfen Charitable Trust. The program will also fund mobile connectivity to allow doctors around the world to access and consult with world-class specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of their patients.
    IMPACT
    Verizon technology helps improve and expand the capabilities of the Swinfen Charitable Trust. With greater connectivity and enhanced cloud storage the process of review, evaluation and consultation is significantly accelerated. This project is a big step toward helping equalize access to expert specialty care for those who need it most.

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Improving Global Healthcare

Verizon, the University of Virginia Health Systems and the Swinfen Charitable Trust Join Forces to Help Improve Healthcare Access for Those in Need

CHALLENGE
One of the greatest challenges facing our world is the wide disparity of access to the latest medical advances in healthcare. Doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals sometimes lack knowledge about or access to the most current treatment information from medical specialists.
ANSWER
Verizon, the University of Virginia Health Systems and the Swinfen Charitable Trust are partnering together to help remove the barriers of distance and improve access to healthcare knowledge around the world. Verizon’s Cloud Services will enhance delivery of a global telemedicine platform started by UVA and Swinfen Charitable Trust. The program will also fund mobile connectivity to allow doctors around the world to access and consult with world-class specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of their patients.
IMPACT
Verizon technology helps improve and expand the capabilities of the Swinfen Charitable Trust. With greater connectivity and enhanced cloud storage the process of review, evaluation and consultation is significantly accelerated. This project is a big step toward helping equalize access to expert specialty care for those who need it most.

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  • Enhancing Healthcare Delivery

    Making Every Second Count With in Motion Technology and Verizon

    CHALLENGE
    If a patient receives treatment within the first hour of an accident, their chances of survival dramatically improve. To meet the challenge of enabling healthcare providers to evaluate patients more quickly, Verizon and In Motion are making significant contributions to the mobile healthcare sector by enhancing communication between doctors, patients, and emergency response services.
    ANSWER
    Partnering with In Motion Technology, Verizon is delivering solutions to monitor the location of emergency response vehicles, and dispatch the closest vehicle to the scene of an accident. Equipped with mobile routers, EMS vehicles function as mobile hotspots, allowing agencies to transmit vital patient data, over Verizon’s 4G LTE network, back to the hospital ER, resulting in shorter response times and accelerated patient care.
    IMPACT
    The Verizon 4G LTE network allows hospitals and first responders to quickly collaborate so that ER physicians are better prepared for patients before their arrival. In addition, this innovative wireless technology helps agencies improve emergency vehicle response times. Advanced preparations and quicker dispatch of emergency vehicles helps to accelerate care and can improve outcomes.

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Enhancing Healthcare Delivery

Making Every Second Count With in Motion Technology and Verizon

CHALLENGE
If a patient receives treatment within the first hour of an accident, their chances of survival dramatically improve. To meet the challenge of enabling healthcare providers to evaluate patients more quickly, Verizon and In Motion are making significant contributions to the mobile healthcare sector by enhancing communication between doctors, patients, and emergency response services.
ANSWER
Partnering with In Motion Technology, Verizon is delivering solutions to monitor the location of emergency response vehicles, and dispatch the closest vehicle to the scene of an accident. Equipped with mobile routers, EMS vehicles function as mobile hotspots, allowing agencies to transmit vital patient data, over Verizon’s 4G LTE network, back to the hospital ER, resulting in shorter response times and accelerated patient care.
IMPACT
The Verizon 4G LTE network allows hospitals and first responders to quickly collaborate so that ER physicians are better prepared for patients before their arrival. In addition, this innovative wireless technology helps agencies improve emergency vehicle response times. Advanced preparations and quicker dispatch of emergency vehicles helps to accelerate care and can improve outcomes.

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