Taipei smart medical package

Mei Ju Chen, Kuan Yu Chen, Shuo Ju Chiang, Polun Chang

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Abstract

The aim of Taipei Smart Medical Package is to develop a mobile, low cost and stable telehealth model. The Taipei Smart Medical Package boasted several advantages. First, it supported Linux on SoC (System on a Chip) platform from Intel running on X86 architecture, which ensured stability and saved investment on hardware and software R & D. AA battery combining industrial fanless design reduced maintenance cost. Second, the mobile terminal equipment allowed convenient installation and budget transportation. Third, cloud hosting was an economic, maintenance-saving and effective solution. The program adopted innovative case management by attaching health risk assessment report to out-of-pocket health checkup clients, as a way to enlarge client base and extend service period. In order to understand people's opinions on the Taipei Smart Medical Package, this study carried out an acceptability questionnaire survey. Those willing to pay for Taipei Smart Medical Package accounted for 20.6 % of the health center clients at the hospital, 27.9 % of the local clinic patients and 51.5% of the electronics shoppers (p

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2012 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services, Healthcom 2012
Pages439-442
Number of pages4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes
Event2012 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services, Healthcom 2012 - Beijing, China
Duration: Oct 10 2012Oct 13 2012

Other

Other2012 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services, Healthcom 2012
CountryChina
CityBeijing
Period10/10/1210/13/12

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Keywords

  • Taipe Smart Medical Package
  • telehealth

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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Chen, M. J., Chen, K. Y., Chiang, S. J., & Chang, P. (2012). Taipei smart medical package. In 2012 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services, Healthcom 2012 (pp. 439-442). [6379456] https://doi.org/10.1109/HealthCom.2012.6379456