Borboleta: a mobile telehealth system for primary homecare

@inproceedings{Correia2008BorboletaAM,
  title={Borboleta: a mobile telehealth system for primary homecare},
  author={Rafael Correia and Fabio Kon and Rubens Kon},
  booktitle={SAC},
  year={2008}
}
Public homecare programs such as the Brazilian Family Health program, initiated in the late 1990s, have proven to be a very effective tool for Preventive Medicine. The goal of these programs is to bring physicians, nurses, and social workers to the homes of the lower income population in lesser-attended regions within multi-million people metropolis. However, there is practically no IT support for the operation of these programs, leading to inefficiencies. For example, in a particular Primary… CONTINUE READING

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