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Virtual Consultation

Provide remote doctor consultation through telemedicine, enabling nationwide and consistent access to clinical health care. Patients connect to doctors via online video chat, with digital transmission of medical imaging and health informatics.

Qatar’s medical infrastructure has been under pressure overgrowing population growth and the need to prepare for the upcoming events.

Technology can play a key role in reducing pressure on these medical facilities by shifting care from the hospital and the clinic remotely towards home.

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Key benefits

Reduced Pressure On Medical Facilities
Reduced Pressure On Medical Facilities
Virtual consultations would reduce the need to visit hospitals and clinics thus reducing congestion and waiting time at these facilities.
Reduced Response Time For Patients
Reduced Response Time For Patients
In the case of emergencies or minor consultations, response time is reduced by using virtual consultation limiting the need to physically commute to doctors.
Increased Convenience For Both Patient And Doctor
Increased Convenience For Both Patient And Doctor
With the data available to both doctor

User Journey

  • 1
    Patient searches for a doctor through the Doctor Finder service
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    He finds a doctor available for telepresence
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  • 3
    He connects with him and receives a remote diagnosis
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  • 4
    Doctor compiles a consultation report and updates his patient’s Single Patient Record
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  • 5
    Patients settles the payment electronically and leaves the doctor a review
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Potential Service Features

  • Patient File Sharing
  • Electronic Prescription
  • Peer-to-Peer Payments
  • Feedback & Reviews
  • Chat Box
  • Diagnosis Report

Implementation Analysis

Implementation Timeline

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Regulatory Conduciveness

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  • Challenged
  • Complex

Technology Commercial Viability

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  • Currently Viable
  • Viable in Short Term
  • Viable in Long Term

Investment Requirements

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Key Implementation Consideration

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