Students will learn the approaches to the use of modern communication technologies for remote delivery of medical care and timely consultations; the subject and tasks of telemedicine, methodological foundations and guidelines; standards for the international exchange of medical information; to prepare medical information for telemedicine consultation, including text and visual materials; to document telemedicine consultation;
Students will acquire the skills to work on the basic equipment used for telemedicine services; they will study basic technologies for the transformation of medical information: text editors, databases; methods of protecting personal data; standards for the transmission of health information; methods of assessing the effectiveness of telemedicine activities.
Main topics of the discipline:
- History of Telemedicine
- Organization of telemedicine activities
- Medical diagnostic equipment for telemedicine
- Method of telemedicine examination of the patient
- Clinical Telemedicine
- Patient-centered telemedicine
- Distance learning
- The future of telemedicine
Lectures and lab sessions.