Future delivery of health care: Cybercare

@article{Koop2008FutureDO,
  title={Future delivery of health care: Cybercare},
  author={C. Koop and R. Mosher and L. Kun and J. Geiling and E. Grigg and S. Long and C. Macedonia and R. Merrell and R. Satava and J. Rosen},
  journal={IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine},
  year={2008},
  volume={27}
}
Health-care system reforms can change the structure of the current U.S. health-care system, from centralized large hospitals to a distributed, networked healthcare system. In our model, medical care is delivered locally in neighborhoods and individual homes, using computer technologies like telemedicine, to link patients and primary care providers to tertiary medical providers. This decentralization could reduce costs enough to provide all citizens with medical insurance coverage; it would… Expand
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