Imagine a future where you can step from a board meeting into a private kiosk with access to first-rate medical care via securely streaming biomedical information directly from patient to physician and key medical equipment takes vital measurements while you teleconference with the doctor. Care as needed, without a long wait and someone with a hacking cough sitting in the chair next to you. Plus, a medical assistant will be onsite to provide any required assistance. The cutting-edge venture starts with 10 health centers in Miami and The Caribbean as part of a partnership with Miami Children’s Hospital to bring convenient medical stations to malls; HealthSpot.net.
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Some of the most unforgettable experiences for Rodrigo Vianna, MD, PhD, are when he comes across a patient who is now an adult and he performed a transplant on them as a baby. Seeing them older, living healthy lives, doing the things they love, is an ongoing inspiration.