Technology | September 03, 2008

InTouch Health Launches New Telestroke Platform

InTouch Technologies Inc. launched StrokeRESPOND, to extend the functionality of its Remote Presence robotic technology for stroke experts.

The company’s stroke solution is part of a focused initiative to develop telestroke networks to enhance stroke care. Stroke is a leading application for Remote Presence. Remote Presence (RP-7) systems have already been deployed in stroke networks around the country, with results including improved geographical reach of stroke specialists, more timely delivery of appropriate stroke care, enhanced stroke education and awareness throughout the community, InTouch said.

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