Telemedicine for ED and AGA
West Clinic Group’s “remote medical care system” (Telemedicine*) is a system that conducts medical examinations by a doctor using a video phone type information communication device without visiting Shinjuku West Clinic or Shibuya West Clinic.
At this moment, Telemedicine* is only permitted for after the first visit; “Face-to-face medical examination” in Japan.
*Telemedicine is the use of telecommunication and information technology to provide clinical health care from a distance. It has been used to overcome distance barriers and to improve access to medical services that would often not be consistently available in distant rural communities.