Mercy Telemedicine

Mercy Executive Director of Innovative Care Dr. Tom Hale shares his vision for telemedicine. Mercy is expanding telemedicine to reach patients in rural areas and make health care more accessible and convenient. From intensive care patients to high risk pregnancies, Mercy’s telemedicine connects medical experts with patients who need care. You see Mercy Teleperinatal Director Dr. Jim Bartelsmeyer treat a patient 70 miles away from the hospital as he connects through telemedicine.
And you’ll see an architect rendering of the Virtual Care Center coming to Chesterfield, Missouri.

This series explores the latest science and technology news in the St. Louis area.

Mercy Telemedicine

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St. Louis-Based SirenGPS is Successful in Texas as App Improves 911 Location Accuracy

The SirenGPS app helps first responders find people faster when they use the app's 911 panic button.

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Mizzou Researchers Develop Teeth-Whitening Gel Designed for Smartphone Use

An innovative teeth-whitening kit is developed by Mizzou spin-off company, Nanova Biomaterials.

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Telemedicine for Rural Opioid Crisis: Videoconferencing for Training Doctors on Opioid Addiction

Telemedicine helps rural doctors with opioid treatment techniques and best practices from medical, pharmacological and psychological professionals.

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Origin of Life Research Leads to Potassium Discovery

Chemical origin of life research at Saint Louis University leads to potassium discovery.

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Facial Recognition Technology for Convenience Stores & More: Using Your Face to Unlock Doors

Blue Line Technology's facial recognition software is designed as a deterrent for armed robbery and theft, improving customer and employee safety.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am