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My Emergency Doctor was featured in The Maryborough District Advertiser as part of an article profiling the launch of our service at Maryborough District Health Services on 19 August 2019.

 

Pilot program launches at MDHS to make specialist doctors available after hours

Central Goldfields Shire residents are in safer hands than ever with specialist emergency doctors soon to be available after hours at Maryborough District Health Service (MDHS).

Launched at the Maryborough hospital yesterday and officially starting next Monday, the new After Hours Telehealth Pilot is a video- call based service which will be used by urgent care centre staff in the after hours period via the MED app on a smart phone or tablet.

The app gives immediate access to a team of emergency specialists who can remotely assess, diagnose and arrange treatment for patients outside of regular operating hours.



The full article is no longer live on The Maryborough District Advertiser website but it is available on the Western Victoria Primary Health Network website. To read it, please click here.