The health Ministry told how to operate the telemedicine in 2018

The health Ministry told how to operate the telemedicine in 2018

MOSCOW, 7 Feb — RIA Novosti. The Ministry of health of the Russian Federation plans to organize round-the-clock telemedicine in 2018, told reporters on Sunday, the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova.

Federal law on telemedicine, which provides, inter alia, a copy of electronic prescriptions and the provision of medical care remotely, was adopted on 29 July. The first paper introduced the possibility of medical care with the use of telemedicine technologies. The telemedicine act came into force in Russia from January 1, 2018, from January 1, 2019.

“Our goal in 2018 the activities of these specialized telemedicine systems “sanded” to make this work hour in order to from any region on any patient could be conducted round-the-clock telemedicine, consultation with the best specialists of the country”, — said Skvortsova.

According to her, with a certain frequency will be video conferencing, case complicated and fatal cases.

“The level of the quality bar should be uniform throughout the country, and timeliness of medical care must also be uniform throughout the country. Then we will understand that each of our citizens will feel the changes in the quality of Russian health care, and information to us this will help”, — said Skvortsova.