Care at a distance – Telemedicine

Telemedicine is one of the focus areas for the innovation work at Karolinska University Hospital.

Telemedicine – care at a distance

We develop solutions for care at a distance, together with external partners. Watch a video about telemedicine at Karolinska University Hospital:


Consultative Neurology (Parkinson)

An innovative referral system based on video calls between local doctors and Parkinson's specialists has helped cut waiting times for advanced treatment from six weeks to just one week – a major development in a nation with a critical shortage of neurologists.



Kristina Groth, Responsible for Telemedicine Development
MoPhone: +46 (0) 70 085 66 64
E-mail: Kristina Groth

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