Massachusetts General Saves Lives and Improves Outcomes With Polycom Video
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is a nonprofit teaching hospital affiliated with the Harvard Medical School and is a recognized leader in stroke telemedicine. The lack of stroke specialists in MGH hospital emergency departments causes these delays in diagnosis, misdiagnosis or complete failure to diagnose acute stroke. To master these needs MGH chose Polycom. MGH deployed Polycom HDX group and Polycom VSX group video conferencing systems and Polycom Personal Video Conferencing systems. With these solutions MDH increase in the administration of stroke medication, resulting in lives saved and significantly improved long-term recovery.