Entries by Monica Jorge

Brazilian technology increases annual child vaccination rate by 8.4%

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A technology developed by Portal Telemedicine has shown the potential to increase the child vaccination rate by 8.4% within a year. This result was achieved after a three-month pilot project in the municipality of Tarumã (SP). The Brazilian company was one of the nine organizations worldwide selected by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Venture Fund […]

3 ways telemedicine helps clinics to expand their capacity for patient care

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Telemedicine is a practice employing information technologies to enable healthcare professionals to conduct consultations swiftly and accurately. This approach helps clinics and hospitals expand their capacity for patient care by optimizing time through online consultations and remote report generation, among other benefits. Furthermore, the application of technology in the healthcare field also facilitates the generation […]

The United Nations and Impact Hub select Portal Telemedicina as a Global Impact Solution

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On September 17, 2019, Impact Hub and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced the international finalists of the Accelerate2030 program, a global initiative supporting high-impact enterprises aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Following its top position in the national stage, Portal Telemedicine emerged as one of the ten global companies chosen for its […]

All about the electrocardiogram report

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Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in the world, according to World Health Organization (Who). There are about 17,9 million deaths per year due to these diseases. Many of these diseases (such as arrhythmias, heart attacks, and murmurs) can be detected through a simple exam, the electrocardiogram (ECG). Early diagnoses could prevent severe […]

Same-day Medical Reports: Get to know Portal Telemedicine’s Solution

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Streamlining the report process in clinics and hospitals is an effort that reduces costs, enhances service quality, and can even save lives. With a network of more than 10,000 renowned doctors and a platform equipped with Artificial Intelligence, Portal Telemedicine guarantees same-day medical reports delivery for your healthcare facility. In this article, you will get […]

Telecardiology: capabilities and features

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As a specialty derived from telemedicine, telecardiology uses the same principles of information exchange and online communication to facilitate the performance and evaluation of examinations, the issuance of medical reports and the closing of diagnoses. In this case, as its name suggests, it is focused on cardiology, aiming to address and identify heart diseases and […]

How telemedicine the execution of ECG with reports

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Well-known and requested by doctors from different specialties, the electrocardiogram or ECG is the examination responsible for checking the rhythm of heartbeats. It is from this examination that possible abnormalities are diagnosed, such as arrhythmia, and other heart diseases. The results are analyzed and the patient receives an ECG report, indicating the normality or not […]

What is teleconsultation and how does it work?

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One of the uses of telemedicine is teleconsultation, a medical consultation in which the patient is physically distant from the healthcare professional. This practice became popular around the world and was authorized in some countries where it was not yet permitted during the Covid-19 pandemic. Initially, teleconsultation was used to address four main problems: Help […]

What is Telemedicine and how does it work?

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Telemedicine is an advanced process for monitoring patients, exchanging medical information and analyzing results of different exams. These medical exams are evaluated and delivered digitally, giving support to traditional medicine. Telemedicine is already used all over the world, in a safe and legalized way, being in accordance with the medical legislation and standards. The practice […]