12 Telemedicine Innovations That Will Shape Healthcare's Future

These 12 healthcare products and services caught our attention at the annual meeting of the American Telemedicine Association.
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As mobile devices and broadband Internet becomes ubiquitous, the world of telemedicine (or, more broadly, telehealth) continues to advance. Simply put, the future of healthcare will include mobile devices and videoconferencing technology.

For 18 years, the ATA Annual International Meeting & Trade Show has been the premier forum for healthcare professionals and business executives working in telemedicine. Here are 12 innovative examples of telemedicine that were seen at ATA 2013 in Austin, Texas.

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Dr. Joseph Kim is the president of MCM Education, a publishing company that provides continuing education for physicians, nurses and pharmacists, and the founder of MedicineandTechnology.com, MedicalSmartphones.com and MobileHealthComputing.com.

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