About Telemedicine

About Telemedicine

About Telemedicine

What is telemedicine?
A way to increase patient access to affordable quality health care and reduce wait times for services.

How does technology help?
By improving the collection and coordination of patient information and then electronically transferring it securely from one location to another.

The CDU Urban Telemedicine Center of Excellence brings modern medical technology to communities with specific health needs, such as:
  • Children
  • People with special needs
  • The elderly
  • People with chronic disease
  • Racial and ethnic minorities
  • Socio-economically disadvantaged