NT telehealth trial saves $1.1 million

| 29 Feb 2016

The Northern Territory’s telehealth trial has been found to have delivered savings of over $1.1 million in travel costs over the last 18 months. Telstra Health worked to improve the network infrastructure for the National Telehealth Connection Service, which grew telehealth consultations from around 200 per year to over 1000.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Coordinator

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Coordinator at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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